OUTSTANDING POINTS: She
was Mid-bodied to C6-S-60b, Todd Ship Yard, Galveston, Texas, June 1975.
She was fitted with an anti-rolling tank stabilizer system
(Flume Stabilization System.) The first to be equipped in the Mooremack
February 11, 1966, she inaugurated the first, fast
weekly container service between the United States and Europe. At
this time she held the blue ribbon trans-Atlantic speed record.
In 1966, she brought a Sky Tower which was set up in Atlantic
City. The tower consisted of several tubular parts, each quite
long, plus crates of parts. The ship also brought a load of
Christmas ornaments. Some of the hollow tubes were used for the
Christmas ornaments. Captain Harold Vanderploeg was the Chief Mate
on this voyage.