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“Deadliest Catch” Vessel Aleutian Ballad, From a Colorful Past to Industrial Tourism

The Aleutian Ballad was a crab boat for 23 years before it was converted into an industrial tourism ship. The crabber was shown on the Discovery Channel hit series The Deadliest Catch when it was hit by a 60-foot rogue wave that rolled the ship on its side. But that night in 2005 wasn’t the first time a rogue wave knocked the ship over, co-owner David Lethin said. Read the rest here Take the tour! Click here 16:47