The MV Taku is delayed departing Ketchikan due to a mechanical issue. The ferry is scheduled to depart at 12 a.m. Friday, June 21 and will sail Ketchikan-Petersburg-Kake-Juneau-Kake-Petersburg-Wrangell-Ketchikan. The vessel will not sail to Sitka southbound from Juneau. Sitka passengers may rebook on the FVF Fairweather to Juneau where they can transfer to the MV Taku’s southbound sailing.
Alaska Marine Highway System staff is contacting affected passengers. For more information, call your local terminal or the AMHS central reservations office at 907-465-3941 or toll free at 1-800-642-0066.