The lease on the Atlantic Vision has been extended another year, to November 2015.
The Atlantic Vision prepares to dock in Port aux Basques after her maiden voyage on April 1, 2009. — TC Media file photo
"Marine Atlantic has continued working with the Government of Canada regarding the future fleet configuration of our service," said Spokeswoman Tara Laing. "While these discussions and evaluations are ongoing, Marine Atlantic has received approval to extend the lease agreement for the MV Atlantic Vision for at least one year until November 2015."
Laing said further extensions to the Vision’s lease agreement are possible.