Built by Halifax Shipyard for operation by Atlantic Towing Limited, Atlantic Osprey is an Ulstein UT 722 L design intended for use in the offshore oil fields. With a 12 MW diesel engine, the 3453 gross tonne tug can transit at 16 knots (30 km/h).
It came to prominence as the vessel used to recover wreckage and bodies following the 12 March 2009 crash of Cougar Helicopters Flight 91.
- "Halifax Shipyard launches AHTS". Offshore Magazine (Pennwell) 63 (7). July 2003. http://www.offshore-mag.com/display_article/182597/9/ARCHI/none/none/1/Schlumberger-launches-stimulation-vessel/. Retrieved 2009-03-16.
- "Vessel: Atlantic Osprey". Canadian Transportation Agency. http://forms.cta-otc.gc.ca/sins-cvis/naivre-ship_eng.cfm?ShipID=824923. Retrieved 2009-03-16.
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