Danaos Corporation has secured 18 year bareboat charters
for each of two 6,500 TEU containership
s. These vessels are part of the recently placed order with Hanjin Heavy Industries
& Construction Co., Ltd. and are expected to be delivered to Danaos in 2009 and 2010. Danaos Corporation also
announced today that it delivered the bulk carrier Achilleas to Shanghai Time Shipping Co. LTD according to schedule. The delivery of this drybulk vessel
to their new owners brought proceeds of $25.5 million to Danaos, while it expects to book a profit for this part of the sale of $15.7 million.