The RMS St Helena departed Cape Town at 02:45 on the 5th May and is en route to St Helena. The ship is due to arrive at St Helena on the 9th May, Ascension on the 13th May. The ship is carrying 130 passengers, 67 crew, 49x 20′ containers, 2x 40′ containers, 6x 20′ reefer containers, and 139 tonnes of non-containerised cargo.