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Where's HMCS Oriole?


HMCS Oriole — a tall ship and Canada's oldest naval vessel — is leaving
Esquimalt, BC, on March 16th to make the approximate 16,000 kilometre journey to
Charlottetown, PEI, to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday on July 1st.


Updates every 30 minutes, last updated March 27 at 01:15 am


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If you missed them and are interested, we tracked Salish Orca and Salish Eagle.


Info: AIS data is by VHF radio with a range of 15-60 nautical miles, there will be 'Out of Range' periods when far from populated areas.



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Blue The ship is underway.
Purple The ship is stopped or at anchor.
Gold The ship is moored.
White The ship is not being reported by AIS, shown at last reported position.

Wind forecast for current HMCS Oriole position at 37.53, -123.41

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HMCS Oriole

March 17 - On Twitter - #HMCSOriole


March 14 - Victoria News - A day of ‘firsts’ for local leading seaman


March 13 - CBC News - Historic navy tall ship coming to Charlottetown for Canada Day


February 22 - Navy News - Navy’s tall ship set to sail south



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