World Tug 1 towing TZARINA – Aerial Photography

On Saturday 26th November 2016, the 1970 built PAN flag tugboat WORLD TUG 1 towing the 1997 built 51 metre yacht TZARINA was photographed from the air by MALTA SHIP PHOTOS offshore Malta bound to Piraeus, Greece.

WORLD TUG 1 was built in 1970 at Astilleros Ardeag at Bilbao, Spain as INIGO LOPEZ TAPIA trading until 1978 when she was renamed RAICES until 2010; EDURNE until July 2011 and MENDEXA until July 2012.

TZARINA was built in 1997 by Amels Holland at Flushing, Netherlands as TEDDY (Unknown period); TIGRE D’OR until November 1999 and TIGRE DOS until April 2000.

Below are some images of the operation –




Photos by Capt. Lawrence Dalli. Do not use these images without my permission. © All rights reserved. Malta Ship Photos & Action Photos –