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Trond Giske Minister of Trade and Industry for Norway visits H/V Vega in Jakarta

The Historic Vessel Vega was honored today by the visit of Mr. Mr. Trond Giske who is the Minister of Trade and Industry for Norway. Mr. Giske is on a mission to Indonesia and after hearing so much about Vega, … Continue reading

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Cooking gas explosion filmed on board yacht

I usually have more than enough to do trying to keep up with all that happens on board Vega. But, in this case I feel so strongly about the subject that I would like to share this excellent video with … Continue reading

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Back in the water again after a short visit to the boat yard

Vega works pretty hard every year and we try our best to keep her in top condition so you can imagine how happy we were when in the Klang river whole trees were banging against our hull in the 5-6 … Continue reading

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Why no news these days?

Just to let all our friends know why there is no news these days. We are out sailing and having a bit of fun playing with the toy. Will be back at the slog keeping you informed of all our … Continue reading

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Vega Newsletter for September-October

Here is the url for our September – October newsletter. Sorry we are so late with it. I assure you it is not from being lazy, but because when we are out delivering medical and educational supplies to the isolated … Continue reading

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Lars Nerhus and a painting of Vega from 1898

This is a photo of Lars Nerhus Historian and great great grandson of Ola Nerhus, has VEGA’s original half model and states, “VEGA” was well known as a great ship. She was a (true) Nerhus Hardanger Jacht, with that typical … Continue reading

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A Painting of Vega From 1898

This Painting was done by Ola Nerhus son Jens, who was captain on board “VEGA” in 1898. Lars Nerhus still has not only Vega’s original half model but also this painting. He has been a fantastic help in tracking down … Continue reading

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