Friday, 5 November 2010


BRITISH FALCON, one of the 'Bird' class tankers belonging to BP Shipping and built in Korea by Samsung Heavy Industries in 2006, was seen as she made her way up Loch Long with a cargo of North Sea crude oil from Sture. BRITISH FALCON, which is registered at Douglas in the Isle of Man, is 251.5 metres in length and has a deadweight of 113, 553 tonnes, putting her into the Aframax category.