VOS Program Awards

The LNG Tanker Arctic Sun received their 2006 VOS Award while at the Port of Nikiski Alaska on June 15, 2007. Pictured from left to right in the back row are: 2nd Mate L. Staiano, Captain M. Bianco, D.J. Helgoth (Manager of Marathon LNG Marine Operations), and Chief Mate C. Lorenzano. Kneeling in front are: 2nd Mate F. Di Cristo, and 2nd Mate L. Lucignano.

Not pictured but also contributing to this award are: 2nd Mate G. Faldetta, 2nd Mate C. Felici, 2nd Mate L. Galano, and Chief Mate G. Masiello.

For 2006, the Arctic Sun was the Leading Ship in the USA VOS Program taking manual marine weather observations with 4,168. The Arctic Sun has increased their observation totals each year for 7 years in a row.

Arctic Sun