Mechanical issues sideline ferry on Nanaimo-Tsawwassen route

B.C. Ferries has cancelled several sailings between Duke Point in Nanaimo and Tsawwassen due to a mechanical issue with the Queen of Alberni.

The ship is encountering issues with its controllable pitch propeller.

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The cancelled sailings are:

  • 10:15 a.m. departing Tsawwassen
  • 12:45 p.m. departing Duke Point
  • 3:15 p.m. departing Tsawwassen
  • 5:45 p.m. departing Duke Point
  • 8:15 p.m. departing Tsawwassen
  • 10:45 p.m. departing Duke Point

The Coastal Inspiration is still servicing the route.

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