Alaska Service Announcement: Final Commissioning Schedule for April 2023

Dear Valued Customers,

Please review the latest alert from TOTE:

MV North Star will be undergoing LNG commissioning with the U.S. Coast Guard from April 7-21 for the final phase of the conversion project. The vessel will be out-of-service during that time undergoing testing and certification, returning to service for NB 23067 on Friday, April 28th.

This commissioning period is the final step in a ten-year process of converting the ORCA-Class vessels to run on dual-fuel LNG, supporting long-term sustainability for our operations, our customers, and the communities that rely on us.

During the LNG commissioning period, we will be operating one sailing per week and have adjusted the schedule as follows:


Wednesday, April 5 – NB Voyage 23053

Friday, April 7 – no sailing

Wednesday, April 12 – NB Voyage 23057

Friday, April 14 – no sailing

Wednesday, April 19 – NB Voyage 23061

Friday, April 21 – no sailing


Sunday, April 9 – SB Voyage 23054

Tuesday, April 11 – no sailing

Sunday, April 16 – SB Voyage 23058

Tuesday, April 18 – no sailing

Sunday, April 23 – SB Voyage 23062

Tuesday, April 25 – no sailing

If you have any questions, please contact your Transportation Consultant or Customer Service Team at (800) 642-6664.

We appreciate your support and patience as we near the end of this historic project.

We thank you for your business!

American Fast Freight, Inc.
A Subsidiary of Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation