LENGTH: 150 ft
CAPACITY: Over 860,000 lbs
CREW CAPACITY: 20-24
The catcher/processor F/V Alaskan Leader is a 150 ft. freezer longliner built in 1991. This vessel was designed specifically to utilize hook and line harvesting method for Alaska Cod and other ground fish. The Alaskan Leader has been one of the top producers in the Bering Sea since its maiden voyage in 1991.
In 2006 the Alaskan Leader underwent a major retrofit to accommodate the new Mustad Autobaiter.