History

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 Building contract
 Start of Production
25/6/1997Keel laid
 Launch
30/6/1999Delivered to Levantina Trasporti S.r.l., Bari, Italy
8/1999Chartered to Cotunav, Tunis
8/1999Tunis – France and Tunis – Italy services.
3/3/2000Charter to Trasmediterranea.
Barcelona – Palma de Mallorca route.
5/2001Valencia – Palma De Mallorca route.
6/2001Charter to Stena Line, Göteborg, Sweden.
7/2001New name Svealand. Göteborg – Travemünde route.
26/7/2001Charter to Scandlines Hansa. Trelleborg – Travemünde route.
17/4/2003Charter to Scandlines AG. Kiel – Klaipeda route.
8/2004Sold to Rederi Ab Hornet, Nassau, Bahamas.
Continue charter to Scandlines.
4/7/2005New owner Stena Bermuda Line Ltd, Nassau, Bahamas.
1/2006Charter to TT Line. Trelleborg – Travemünde route.
2/3/2006Sold to Lisco Baltic Service, Klaipeda, Lithuania (DFDS Lisco)
4/2006Delivered to new owner. Lithuanian flag.
5/2006New name Lisco Optima. Klaipeda – Kiel route.
25/5/2009Karlshamn – Klaipeda route.
21/2/2011Klaipeda – Kiel route.
30/9/2011 Karlshamn – Klaipeda route.
4/4/2012New name Optima Seaways.
6/1/2020Paldiski – Kapellskär route.
1/7/2020Karlshamn – Klaipeda route.
2/1/2021Dunkerque – Rosslare route.