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ARGO

Flag United Kingdom
Rig Schooner
Homeport Road Town Harbour, Tortola
Sparred Length 112'
LOA 101'
LOD 94'
LWL 71'
Draft 10'
Beam 25'
Rig Height 102'
Freeboard 6'
Sail Area 4,700 square feet
Tons 130 GRT
Power 425 HP diesel
Hull steel
S/Y Argo is a two-masted staysail schooner that measures 112-ft overall and accommodates twenty six students and seven professional crew on ocean voyages around the globe. She is certified and inspected by the British Maritime and Coastguard Agency as a Category “0” vessel, allowing her unrestricted operation in the world's oceans. Sailing under the Sea|mester flag, Argo circumnavigates the globe offering students the chance to cross oceans while furthering their educational and personal goals in a highly experiential college-level academic setting.
Who Sails High School,
College,
Other: 12th grade students, high school graduates, college age students
Program Type For Paying Trainees: Overnight Passages
Education Fully accredited,
Other: experiental education, sail/scuba training, adventure travel
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Affiliated Groups  
Cruising Waters: Summer Worldwide
Cruising Waters: Winter
Season Year-round
Designer Langan Design Associates
Built 2006
Coast Guard Certification Other: MCA (UK) inspected Small Commercial Vessel up to 24 meters load line
Crew 7
Trainees & Passengers 0 day passages, 26 overnight
Contact Person Sea-mester Programs
Organization Sea-mester Programs
Address PO Box 5477
Sarasota, FL 34277 US
Telephone 1 (800) 317-6789
Fax 1 (941) 924-6075
e-mail info@seamester.com
Website www.seamester.com
Tall Ships America • 221 3rd St., Bldg. 2, Ste. 101• Newport, RI 02840 USA • (401) 846-1775 • asta@tallshipsamerica.org