Jan 3: Kennicott Sailing Revised Schedule Due to Mechanical Issue
MV Kennicott will be sailing a revised schedule January 3-9, 2013. Due to a mechanical issue with the vehicle elevator, the vessel departed Yakutat at 4:30 a.m. Thursday, January 3 and is expected to arrive Whittier at 6:30 a.m. Friday, January 4 - approximately 48 hours behind schedule.
Schedule changes have been made to accommodate affected travelers. The updated schedule is available online at FerryAlaska.com. As previously posted, the ferry is scheduled to sail cross gulf (Whittier-Yakutat-Juneau) at 11 p.m. Wednesday, January 9. Alaska Marine Highway System staff is contacting affected passengers; for more information, please call your local terminal or the AMHS central reservations office at 1-907-465-3941 or toll free at 1-800-642-0066.
Alaska Marine Highway System Schedule Changes bulletins for the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities. This information has recently been updated, and is now available at FerryAlaska.com.