New Akraberg to the Faroe Islands

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about a week ago a new trawler came to Akureyri in Iceland, that trawler has the name Snæfell EA . and before this trawler was in The faroe islands and had the name Akraberg. The owner of Akraberg was Framherji in the Faroe Islands and this July they received a new trawler called Akraberg. That ...

Selma Dröfn stranded in Norway.

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There is quite a lot about former Icelandic boats and Icelandic owners who own boats in Norway. one of them is Haraldur Árni Haraldsson who owned the boat Selma Dröfn BA in Iceland. In the year 2011, they then moved out to Norway with Selma Dröfn BA and named her Selma. today the company owns a boat ...

Trawler Baldvin Njálsson GK with 1400 tons in one trip

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In the end of last year came a new freezer trawler to Iceland,. Baldvin Njálsson GK that was build in Spain.  this trawler is 66 meters long and 16 meters wide. now in middle of july Baldvin Njálsson GK came with full ship after fishing near Iceland, . in total the ship was with 1400 tons of fish,. ...

Remöy M-99-HÖ set new record in shrimp fishing

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It is not uncommon now for freezer trawlers from Iceland to be engaged in shrimp fishing, but there was a lot of this before the turn of the century,. only about 4 trawlers are fishing for shrimp off Iceland right now. On the other hand, there are quite a few freezer trawlers in Norway that are on ...

Ben Hur T-22- BG with almost 800 tons in 2 months

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 Now in Norway are many boats that have stop fishing but the lineboats have been fishing good. and also boats that are fishing with seine. in Norway there are quite a few boats on seine and one of them is Ben Hur T-22-BG. This boat is 20.99 meters long and 9 meters wide. built in 2019. it has a 1000 ...

Asbjörn HG 265 sold to Iceland

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Pelagic ship Asbjorn HG 265 has been sold to ICeland,. Asbjorn was build in the year 2008, and is 75 meters long and 16.6 meters wide. has 8100 hp engine om board. Asbjorn can carry up to 2600 tons of pelagic fish. . Now Asbjorn is in Iceland and the new name is Hoffell SU ,. Old Hoffell SU is  now ...

Freezer trawler Öfrisey RE with over 9 million euros

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this winter a few freezer trawlers from Iceland went fishing in the Barents sea. e.g. Sólberg ÓF, Sólborg RE, Blængur NK, Arnar HU. And then ÖRfrisey RE. Örfrisey RE actually went on two tours up there and it is safe to say that both tours went extremely well,. Örfirsey RE came ashore with 1111 ...

Boats from 22 to 24.99 m in Norway.2022,nr.6

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List number 6. From 1-1-2022 to 5-9-2022. Now have 4 boats caught over 800 tons on this list. Dypfjord was with 126 tons in 5 trips and is now number 1. Ballstadværing 143 tons in 6 trips. Astrid 87 tons in 8 trips. Stangnestind 306 tonsin 15 trips. Victoria May 20 tons in 4 trips on trawl. ...

New Stamsundværing

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Here on this page Aflafrettir.com has been a list of boats in Norway, and first it was just few boats on lists on Aflafrettir.com, and this list started fisrt. about 10 years ago. but over the winter time Aflafrettir.com have tried to have list of the boat that are fishing with net. boats in Norway ...

Trawlers from Iceland in Barents sea.19,5 million euros in value

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This winter some freezer trawlers from Iceland have been going from Iceland to fish in the Barents sea. Now have five freezer trawlers from Iceland gone and they all have had good trips over there. most of the fishing they have done is fishing cod. lets take a look on them.  Sólborg RE. Sólborg RE ...

Big fire on boat Veidar M-1-G, 22 crewmember rescued

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One of the most difficult things that can happen to fishermen who are far from land is when a fire breaks out on board a boat or trawler that the person in working on. In Iceland there is a boat called Þórsnes SH, that boat was bought to Iceland  a few years ago from Norway and in Norway this boats ...

Freezer trawler Sólborg RE with over 4 million euros in one trip

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It is certain that during the winter, several freezer trawlers from Iceland go fishing in the Barnetssea but this is by agreement with the Norwegians, they fish for capelin in Icelandic waters. and instead from Icelanders fishing for cod in the barnetssea. several trawlers went fishing there, e.g. ...

Karin N-86-VV new boat to Norway

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New boat from Trefjar in Iceland . And it can be added to this text that the boat has come to Norway and has begun fishing. Actually only landed about 400 kg in their first rowing. Still the boat has a pretty big quota or a total of 622 tons of quotas. Actually, cod is only 23 tons. still 356 tons ...

Tobis H-101-AV sold to Iceland

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In Iceland in the town of Patreksfjörður on the Westfjord in ICeland is a company that have own boats since the year 1963 that all have had the name Vestri BA. The Vestri BA that this company own has been in in Patreksfjörður since the year 2005, and mainly been fishing with trawl and shrimp.,. But ...

Capelin season over in Iceland for pelagic ship from Norway.2022

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A big capelin season is going on  this year in Iceland , and four nations are fishing for capelin here in Iceland. Iceland. Greenland. the Faroe islands. Norway. three of these nations may use trawls and capelin purse seine, Norwegians are still prohibited from using trawls for fishing and may ...

Östkapp TF-336-V new boat, owner only 28 years old

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Company Trefjar in Iceland has been making boats for many year that are called Cleopatra. These cleopatra boats have been sold to many country's in Europe, but mostly to Iceland and Norway. And one of the newest boat from Trefjar  went now to Norway. the boat is called Östkapp, yet what attracts ...

Bárður SH , with 4000 tons in the year 2021

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In Iceland for the year 2021.  . there where some boats that did go in more that 200 fishing trips over the year.  and that is from 1-1-2021 to 12-31-2021. One of the boats that went in more that 200 trips was the boat name Bárður SH. Bárður SH was build in Bredgaard Boats in Rödbyhavn in Denmark.  ...

62 year old boat Idse JR T-11-ST first in Norway

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In recent years, it has been the case in Norway that boats fishing herring  leave immediately after the end of each year. And this January is no exception. because the first boats immediately went to sea on January 2 and the first boat to land herring. was Idse Jr R-11-ST, this boat is 12.99 meters ...

Trawler Viðey RE from Iceland with 10.000 tons

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Now is the year 2021 over, and in Iceland fishing for the trawlers that are fishing in ice. was good. one trawler did fish most of them all. and that is trawler name Viðey RE. Viðey RE did go fishing between Christmas and new years eve, and in just 5 days the trawler came with full load. 220 tons of ...

Pelagic ship in Iceland 2021. 662.000 tons

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Pelagic ship in Iceland, final list for the year 2021. in total the pelagic ship in Iceland did fish 662.000 tons, and as can been seen here on the list, 6 ships did fish . over 40.000 tons each. Beitir NK was number one and he was the only that did fish over 50.000 tons,. in total   152.000 tons ...

573,000 tons of herring in Norway

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In Norway there is what we can call a pelagic fishing, like fishing, capelin, Mackerel, Blue whiting and herring. Most of the boats and ships in Norway that are fishing these pelagic fishing are fishing herring. In total the boats that are fishing herring are 224, and also are about 62 boats that ...

Masilik safe to Harbour

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as was reported here on Aflafrettir last night, the liner Masilik  got stranded near Vatnsleysustönd in Iceland . the boat was only about 500 meters from land . Freyja managed to pull the boat free around 0300 last night and managed to get the boat from the shore. The boat was then towed to ...

Lineboat Masilik stranded in Iceland

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The liner Masilik got stranded in  Ásláksstaðir on Vatnsleysuströnd in Iceland now at 1900. Based on the tow of the boat, the boat was coming from Greenland and had kept a speed of about 10 miles, still at Garðskagavita. then the speed drops in part all the way down to 2 miles, the boat then takes a ...

Trawler Þórunn Sveinsdóttir VE with full load

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Trawler Þórunn Sveinsdóttir VE from Vestmannaeyjar in Iceland. came now in the beginning of Desember with the biggest fishing trip since the trawler was build in the year 2010. The trawler came with total of 222,7 tons in one trip and this was all fresh fish. Of this 222,7 tons was 81 tons of ...

Baldvin Njálsson GK new freezer trawler to Iceland

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In a small town of Garður is a company name Nesfiskur. and they got a new freezing trawler. the trawler replaces an older trawler with the same name and was sold to Russia this summer. That trawler was also built in the same shipyard as the new trawler,. The new trawler is 65.6 meters long and 16 ...

almost 34,000 tons of shrimp in Norway, year 2021

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In Norway there are many boats and trawlers that are fishing shrimp. In total these ships and boats have fish almost 34.000 tons of shrimp, ore 33786 tons this year 2021. the boats and trawlers can be split in two parts. First are the trawlers that are freezing the shrimp. in total they are 19 ...

Taskekrabs (Brown crab) in Norway 2021.nr.1

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List number 1. from 1-1-2021 to 11-26-2021. In norway there are many boats that are fishing krabs, and one krab that is fish pretty much . is Brown crab, ore Taskekrab as it is in Norsk. in total 200 botas have fish this crab in Norway and all of these boats are small.  Like the smallest. boat that ...

Háey I ÞH 295 new boat to Iceland

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In Iceland company name GPG and is located in the North of Iceland in towns of Húsavík, Raufarhöfn and Bakkafjörður. GPG has one 500 tons autoline boat name Jökull ÞH and 2  , 17 tons boat that fish with autoline,. This 2 boats name Halldór NS and Háey II ÞH. Now the company has got a brand new ...

Ex Fröyanes sold to Iceland, now Kristrún RE

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In Iceland there is a company that name is Fiskkaup. since the year of 2008 has had. boat that name is Kristrún RE.  that boat has been fishing with autoline and since 2018 only been . fishing greenland halibut and that fish is frozen on the boat. but now the company has bought a new boat,  and that ...

3 Trawlers with 32,000 tons.

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The latest list of freezer trawlers for trawlers in Iceland has now been released and in that can been see that one trawler in . Iceland has fish over 10.000 tons. That is Sólberg ÓF . If you look at the trawlers in Norway, the Faroe Islands and Iceland, the situation is such that in total in these ...

Lundey SK ekki sá eini á netum

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Í gær var skrifuð frétt hérna á aflafrettir þess efnis um að gömlu Dögg SU hafi verið breytt í netabát. og hafi fengið nafnið Lundey SK og þar var skrifað að báturinn væri fyrsti cleopatra 38 báturinn sem væri að fara á netin,+. Sú lína vakti ansi mikla athygli og komu margar ábendingar um að það ...

Boats from 6 to 7 meters in Norway 2021.nr.3

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List number 3. from 1.1.2021 to 9.27.2021. Barents with no fishing on this list. but Talyn was with 4,5 tons in 11 trips and with that is now number 2. Solan 1,1 tons in 4. Maria Helen 7,6 tons in 6 trips. Viking 3,4 tons in 5 . Havfisk 6,1 tons in 10 trips. Skytten 3,3 tons in 4. Jörn Andre 3,1 ...

Christina G sank in Malöy

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In the town of Malöy in Norway are often many fishing boats that come there, and mostly with herring and mackerel. One of the boats that have been there is Chistina G VL-111-AV. Christina G is 14,99 meters long boat and was build in the year 2018,. This year the boat has fish total of 202 tons in 18 ...

Atlantic Star, first trawler over 10.000 tons

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Now is the newest list for the trawlers in Norway here on Aflafrettir. and on that list can been seen that the trawler Atlantic Star  is the first trawler in Norway that fish over 10.000 tons this year. Atlantic Star M-111-G was built in the year 1996 and was first in Iceland. there did the trawler ...

300,000 tons., Pelagic ship in Iceland

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Here is the newest list of the pelagic ship in Iceland. and in total they have  now fish 300,119 kg, ore right over 300 thousands tons. now are all the pelagic ships in Iceland fishing mackerel  . and 5 ships in iceland have now fish more than 4000 tons per ship of mackerel. Beitir NK is the highest ...

top 3 trawlers in Iceland in july with 2800 tons,

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Fishing in Iceland for the Trawlers that fish in Ice in july was pretty good.  in total 4 trawler did fish over 800 tons in august, . and the top Trawler had a huge month. Trawler Akurey AK did fish toal of 1091 tons in 5 trips, and that is 218 tons in a trip, . of this was cod almost 700 tons. ...

2 new pelagic ships to Iceland

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in Iceland there are now total of around 15 pelagic ships. Now have 2 new pelagic ship arrived in Iceland after been build in Karstensens shipyard in Poland and finish in Danmark. These 2 ships have the name Vilhelm Þorsteinsson EA and Börkur NK. Vilhelm Þorsteinsson EA came first around 2 months ...

Lineboats in Norway under 20m in juny.nr.1

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List number 1. Good start for the boats that are fishing with line in Norway now in Juny and are under 20 meters long. 13 boats have now fish more that 10 tons in one trip and SElma Dröfn came with 22,9 tons iin one trip. Klara has been in the most trips, total of 5. Klara Pic Havarg Askeland.

New Nygrunn N-225-VV to Norway

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This page Aflafrettir.com that you are seeing is own by me Gísli Reynisson, and i live in Iceland close to Keflavíkur airport. i was in a town of Hafnarfjörður now today 20.maý and there i saw a brand new boat name Nygrunn N-225-VV. This boat is own by Örjan Sandnes and his brother Ketil Sandnes ...

Bigboats in Norway year 2021, nr.10

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List number 10. No w have 2 boats fish over 2000 tons, and in total 18 boats fish over 1000 tons,. the boats that are on this list are fishing with autoline,  stampline, gillnet and seine,. Now on th is list Vonar was with 366 tons in 1. Leinebris 394 ton sin 1. O.husby 338 tons in 1. Sjövær 202 ...