The 2,164grt ice-breaker Thorbjørn was built in 1980 by Svendborg Skibs for the Danish Government. In 1996 she was transferred to the Danish Navy.
The 2,164grt ice-breaker Thorbjørn was built in 1980 by Svendborg Skibs for the Danish Government. In 1996 she was transferred to the Danish Navy.

After the turn of 1986/87 the icy winter very quickly lay over the Danish waters and began creating navigation problems for smaller vessels. The state icebreaker Thorbjørn was therefore urgently be staffed, ready to go into active icebreaker service as the first one of four Danish stateowned icebreakers.

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