TNT transports yacht mast to Sydney Hobart Race

5 January 2010 – TNT carried out a special project to transport a 44-meter yacht mast from Liege, Belgium to Singapore on time for final delivery to the Sydney-Hobart Race 2010 (26 December 2009). The mast, separated into two 22-metre sections, was nose-loaded aboard TNT’s Boeing 747 freighter en route to Shanghai, via Singapore. The 600 kg mast, which is worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, travelled a total of 20,000 km between Liege and Sydney.

Page publication date: 26 May 2011 0:32 CET