Rederi AB Nordstjernan,
Stockholm, Sweden.


m.v. BRASILIA
 
Off.no / IMO: 10102 / 5050608 Build: 1960 Shipyard: Lindholmens Varv, Goteborg, Sweden. # 1057
Dwt: 8.980 Grt: 8.444 Nrt: 4.526
Speed: 21 knots   Dim:  149,30 x 19,27 x ? m. Draft: 8,559 m

BRASILIA before rebuilding 1968

BRASILIA after lengthening 1968
4/5 1960: Launched.
9/12 1960: Delivered to Rederi AB Nordstjernan, Stockholm, Sweden as BRASILIA.
1968: Lengthened at Eriksbergs M.V. AB, Goteborg, Sweden. (Length: 173,52 m. Tonnage: 10.402 grt, 6.085 nrt, 12.240 dwt)
11/4 1969: Collided with Spanish general cargo ship ALFONSO TERCERO at Noord Hinder. ALFONSO TERCERO sank rapidly, but the crew was saved by BRASILIA. BRASILIA only get minor damage and sailed to Rotterdam with the survivors.
16/10 1976: Aground when on a voyage Stockholm - South America on Aspholmen in Stockholms archipelago. Refloated and towed to Copenhagen for inspection.
1983: Sold to Sphere Shipping Ltd, Gibraltar. Renamed BRA.
Dec.1983: Sold to Chinese breakers.
8/3 1984: Arrived Shanghai, China to be broken up.