CCG Fleet: Vessel Details

CCGS CYGNUS

Cygnus 1 (5x7)

Official Number: 800742

Call Sign: CGDW

General Operation

Vessel Type: Offshore Patrol Vessel

Port of Registry: Ottawa, Ontario

Home Region: Atlantic Region

Home Port: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Vessel Status: Active

Crewing Regime

Complement: 19

Officers: 8

Crew: 11

Berths Available: 23

Crewing Regime: Layday

Certificates

Ice Class: none

Class of Voyage: Unlimited - beyond 2000nm

MARPOL: Yes

IMO: 7927831

Construction Details

Builder: Marystown Shipyard Ltd., Marystown, Newfoundland and Labrador

Build Material: Steel

Owner: Canadian Coast Guard

Year Launched: 1981

Year in Service: 1981

Vessel Specifications

Length: 62.4 m (Metres)

Breadth: 12.2 m (Metres)

Draft: 4.0 m (Metres)

Freeboard: 0.9 m (Metres)

Gross Tonnage: 1234.0 t (Tons)

Net Tonnage: 370.0 t (Tons)

Cruising Range: 10800 nm (Nautical Miles)

Endurance: 25 d (Days)

Cruising Speed: 13.0 kts (Knots)

Maximum Speed: 16.0 kts (Knots)

Fresh Water: 42.90 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Capacity: 401.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Consumption: 3.00 m3/d (Cubic Metres)

Helicopter Facilities

Helicopter Capacity: 1

Type(s): MBB Bo105, Bell 206L

Flight Deck: Yes

Area: 132.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Storage: No

Engineering

Propulsion: Geared Diesel

Main Engines: 

(2) x Polar Nohab F212V

Power: 3455kw (KiloWatts)

Propellers: (1) x Controllable Pitch

Bow thrusters: Yes

Stern thrusters: No

Emergency Generator: (1) x Caterpillar 3304

Generators: 

(2) x Caterpillar 353

Scientific Equipment This vessel is not equipped with dedicated Scientific Equipment
Holds and Deck Space

Hold #1: 168.8 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Hatch Size:  1.8 x 1.8

Main Deck: 160.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Boat Deck: 120.0 m2 (Square Metres)

After Deck: 88.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Container Capacity

Flight Deck: 2

Deck Equipment

Main Hoist:  HIAB 120

SWL: 1.8 t (Tons)

Crane #1:  HIAB 144 B-2

SWL: 0.7 t (Tons)

Crane #2:  HIAB Seacrane

SWL: 0.0 t (Tons)

Towing Equipment: Nylon Braid Rope

Bollard Pull: 0.0 t (Tons)

Workboat #1: RHIB

Launcher:  Miranda Davit

Workboat #2: RHIB

Launcher:  Miranda Davit

Comms and Navigation Equipment

VHF AM: 

(1) x Collins 251

VHF FM: 

(1) x Sailor RT-146
(1) x Skanti 3000

HF: 

(1) x Skanti TRP 8255

SatComms: 

(1) x Nera B Inmarsat
(1) x Sailor SC4000 Iridium

Weather Fax: 

(1) x Furuno Fax 207

Gyro: 

(1) x Sperry SR2100

Radars: 

Sperry Marine Bridgemaster E - X Band
Sperry Marine Bridgemaster E - S Band

Electronic Charts: 

(2) x ICAN Aldebaran II

Auto Pilot: 

(1) x Comnav 2001

Speed Logs: 

(1) x Sperry Marine SRD-331

GPS: 

(1) x Northstar 941X
(1) x SAAB R4 (AIS)

MF DF: 

(1) x Taiyo C338 HS

VHF DF: 

(1) x OAR Cubic DF4400

Depth Sounders: 

(1) x Skipper GDS 101
(1) x Elac LAZ-150
(1) x Elac LAZ-5000
Vessel Images
Other Images
Cygnus 2 (5x7)
Cygnus 3 (5x7)
Additional Information

Vessel Accomplishments: Not Applicable

Biographical Information: Named after the constellation in the northern hemisphere Cygnus, or the Swan, which is also sometimes called the Northern Cross. In Greek mythologie, Cygnus is the son of Poseidon, god of the seas.

Modernization Information: Not Applicable