Tall Ship Tuesday – meet the competition – ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT II


ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT II  Photograph and Vessel Information from Sail Training International

Class: A
Flag: Germany
Length: 64.73m
Rig: Barque 3
Year Built: 2011
Home Port: Bremerhaven, Germany
Entered By: Deutsche Stiftung Sail Training
Extra Info:


24 sails – with a sail area of 1,360 m².  In favourable winds she runs up to 14 knots

Up to 79

Further Information at: https://www.alex-2.de/en/

Where in the world is she today – in the North Sea doing 5.8 knots under engine – destination London.

Information from Marine Traffic at 1300 hours on Tuesday 12 May 2015

More information can be found at Tall Ships Belfast

Tall ship

Alexander Von Humboldt II – photograph from Tall Ships Belfast


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