Ship Logs

Depart Honolulu

Aloha all, KWAI set sail right on schedule the morning of November 11 from Honolulu and bound for first land on Kiritimati, Kiribati (Christmas Island) November 20. The cargo load went efficiently, smoothly and above all blazing fast! Everything got purchased,...

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Blog from Captain Brad Ives

Kwai Update 24 October 2017 Kwai returned to Hawaii on 16th of October and went into drydock the next day.  During the outbound voyage a small leak was found in the hull.  The ship was making water in the cargo hold.  The pumps handled the flow for several days while...

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Captain Evy’s Blog

We are two days out of Honolulu after a very fast and efficient loading plus provisioning the ship. New port regulations do not allow the crew to sleep on board and limiting our cargo acceptance for a smaller window then we are accustomed to, so there was a  need for...

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End of KWAI Voyage 40

Aloha, Mauri and Kia Orana all, KWAI successfully returned to Hawaii on 1 September 2017 and this officially brings Voyage 40 to a close. Woo Hoo!!! It was a good trip all around and I'm hoping that Captain Brad will write to you himself with a little more of an...

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20th of August, Washington Island

I thought that the Kwai's way of working was pretty darn efficient up to now, but a recent change in external factors has improved our efficiency even more. Since a few months ago, the planes of Air Kiribati have been increasing their service to the Line Islands....

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