M/V A963 Stern is powerful ex-Belgian Navy vessel capable of performing in a range of challenging environments. A commercially coded vessel, measuring 49.2 meters, Stern has the ability to provide accommodation for up to 40 personnel. Constructed from explosion proof GRP sandwich and with a top speed of 18.5kn. Stern has an endurance of 392 hrs and range of over 5,000 nm.

Type: Ex-Military spec minesweeper
Year of Build: 1980
Length: 49.20m
Breadth: 8.82m
Depth: 2.90m
Engine: X2 Hedemora
Load Displacement: 378000kg
Top Speed: 18.5 knots
Cruising Speed: 12 knots

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Medasia Marine are agents for the owners Sovereign Charterers Ltd who is a vessel chartering company based in the Mediterranean island of Malta.  Its purpose is to provide chartering services with or without crew to companies or governments operating in the following industries:

  • Oil & Gas (Energy)
  • Security (Fisheries patrol, Maritime Security & Maritime Evacuation, Logistics Support, Critical Infrastructure Protection)
  • Film Industry (Maritime Sets, Camera Boats)
  • Logistics Support (Crew changes, Vessel Resupply, Crew Accommodation)

In addition to these services, we offer a wide range of educational & training courses related to the maritime industry and oil and gas industry through partnership with internationally recognised classification agency RINA .

Operating from Malta offers a number of advantages; Malta is a safe, neutral EU member state on a major shipping route through the Mediterranean.  We are within easy reach of all Mediterranean ports and are just a few hours sailing from north African countries such as Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, and Egypt.