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"Dagmar Aaen" is ready for takeoff

Flensburg The "Dagmar Aaen" arrived at the Danish shipyard in Egernsund at the middle of March. Most of the crew members spent the Easter holidays there and gave the outer poarts of the Haikutter a fresh coat of paint....

Environmental award

Arved Fuchs received the NatureLife International Environmental award 2017. The NatureLife International foundation presented the award to Arved Fuchs in the "Frankfurter Presseclub" on Tuesday, 30th. Moreover Fuchs continued the current lecture tour with several performances in Germany. This tour will go on till mid of April - at once...

Dagmar Aaen in the shipyard

Egernsund Despite the quite instable weather conditions, work on the "Dagmar Aaen" in Egernsund in Denmark is making good progress. The hull got a new coat of paint last week. At the same time the propeller was checked...

Dagmar Aaen returned

The 85-year-old cutter "Dagmar Aaen" returned to the harbor in Hamburg exactly one year after her departure. The traditional sailing ship has covered 21.000 sea miles - en equivalent of 40.000 kilometers - since the farewell ceremony in Hamburg on the 5th of August, 2015. When one considers that the...

Caletta Martial

After staying a long time in Puerto Williams, the "Dagmar Aaen" sailed to Caletta Martial, a part of the Hermite Islands. From here the vessel wants to sail through the Drake Passage. More in the logbook...


After more than 9000 nautical miles the "Dagmar Aaen" arrived in Ushuaia. On Sunday, November 29th, the vessel arrived in the capital of Tierra del Fuego. Congrats to the crew and the skipper - they did a great job!

Bijagos Islands

The "Dagmar Aaen" arrived at the beautiful Guinea-Bissau. From the island Bubaque the crew will explore other small islands on the archipelago of the Bijagos Islands. More infos in the logbook.

New expedition started

Arved Fuchs started his new expedition "Ocean Change" from the harbor of Hamburg. With his vessel "Dagmar Aaen" he wants to sail via Spain, the Cape Verde Islands straight to Tierra del Fuego and the Antarctic Peninsula. More infos on the expedition website "Ocean Change"....

ICE 2015

Gepatschhaus The international youth camp "Ice Climate Education" is over. Nine participants from seven nations returned back in their home countries. The ninth youth camp took part in Gepatschhaus, Kauntertal (Austria). During the camp the participants learned a lot about climate change and sustainability and undertook several hikes to the...


EgernsundNachdem die "Dagmar Aaen" in der vergangenen Woche aus dem Wasser kam, wurde auch an dem frühlingshaften Wochenende weiter auf dem Schiff gearbeitet. Im Vordergrund standen diverse Lackier- und Holzarbeiten, zudem lieferte Bernhard die neuen Davits an, die im Laufe dieser Woche auf der Werft montiert werden sollen.Eindrücke der aktuellen...