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Old 10-28-2012, 09:12 PM   #1
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Did any of you guys see the webcam for the fantasy

I was watching the webcam for port canaveral then the just started out with one police boat and then came another one and another one it mist have been windy or really bad .Do you guys know why this happened
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Old 10-28-2012, 09:21 PM   #2
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I read that there were several tugs involved in the docking....no word about police boats though.
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Old 10-28-2012, 09:46 PM   #3
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I watched the Fantasy come in Saturday on the webcam. There were no police boats, but she did have 3 tugs help her turn around and dock, as the winds were still pretty strong.
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Old 10-28-2012, 10:17 PM   #4
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I didnt see the webcam this weekend but i do know that the ships thrusters not just the Dream class can only withstand certain conditions. Its an added safety measure put in place by the port. Under certain conditions a ship of a given size gets a certain number of tugs. The bigger the ship the more tugs. Ill try and find a link for it. It basically spells out step by step plans.
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Its up to the captain to request tugs not the port

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