MV Aorangi (1924)
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|Namesake:||Mount Cook (Maori: Aorangi)|
|Builder:||Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company, Govan|
|Launched:||17 June 1924|
|Tonnage:||17491 gross tonnage|
|Length:||600 ft (183 m)|
|Beam:||72.2 ft (22 m)|
|Draught:||29.9 ft (9 m)|
Launched in 1924 for the Vancouver - Australia passenger route. Aorangai was fitted out as a troopship in 1941 and chartered until 1948, when she was returned to her owners.
She was broken up in 1953.
- "MV Aorangi". Clydesite.co.uk. Retrieved 9 September 2011.