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6/1968 Building contract
Keel laid
19/12/1969 Launch and named Apollo by Mrs. isabella Myrsten
29/4/1970 Delivered to Rederi AB Slite, Sweden
2/5/1970 Naantali – Mariehamn – Kapellskär route, operated Viking Line
1975 Turku – Mariehamn – Stockholm route
autumn 1975 Stockholm – Mariehamn route
2/3/1976 Last day on Viking Line service
12/3/1976 Sold to Olau Line, Denmark flag, new name Olau Kent.
1976 Olau Line service on  Vlissingen – Sheerness
10/9/1980 Arrested on Vlissingen
5/11/1980 Sold to Nordisk Færgefart A/S, denmark
12/11/1980 New name Gelting Nord.
3/1981 Fåborg – Gelting route
3/1982 Change new main engines by Svendborg skibsvaerft.
5-12/1982 Charter to A/S Kattegat on Sandefjord – Hundested route
1983 Fåborg – Gelting route
4/1984 Charter to Brittany Ferries, new name Benodet
4/1984 Plymouth – Roscoff route
3/1985 Charter to British Channel Island Ferries,  new name Corbiére
3/1985 Poole – Cherbourg route.
5/1989 Charter to Truckline Ferries, same route.
15/8/1990 Sold to Eckerö Linjen. Continue to charter on Truckline Ferries.
3/11/1991 Charter to Estonian New Line, operate Helsinki – Tallinn route  using artist name Linda I.
1/1994 Charter to Tallink. Helsinki – Tallinn route.
3/1/1994 – 23/12/1994 Helsinki – Tallinn route
27/12/1994 Docked on Kotkan telakka OY
5/5/1995 New name Apollo, operated by Eestin Linjat (Eckerö Line and Birka Cruises) on Helsinki – Tallinn route.
5/11/1998 Charter to hotelship on Vyborg.
2/1999 Charter to Nordisk Færgefart A/S, Denmark
3/1999 Bagenkop – Kiel route
17/3/1999 Ground on near Bagenkop, Denmark.
7/1999 Laid up on Mariehamn for sale.
26/1/2000 Sold to Labrador Marine Inc, St John, N.F. Canada
1/5/2000 St. Barbe, Newfoundland to Blanc Sablon in Quebec route
Laid up winter months.
10/1/2008 Small fire onboard.
4/2008 Delays due to ice.
3-4/4/2010 departures cancelled due to  technical problems
17/1/2019 Sold to  Société des traversiers du Québec (STQ), Canada for 1,4 m€
16/3/2019 Hit a pier at Matane, Saint Lawrence River at the mouth of the Matane River, Canada.