16.06.2002 Almaz Marine Yard handed the passenger fast ferry to the customer.
The catamaran constructed by Almaz Marine Yard (designed by the St.-Petersburg branch of the British company "MTD" (Marine Technology Development), is the fastest passenger ferry in a pattern and gains speed about 55 knots (more than 100 km/hour). Now it will take only 50 minutes to travel from Tallinn to Helsinki.
The Superfoil-40 will start operating between the Estonian and Finnish capitals already in the beginning of this summer and will perform 5 return trips daily. 300 passengers to be accommodated both in business and economy class cabins equipped with comfortable aircraft type seats and the panoramic windows will provide excellent view. When traveling passengers may visit bar and duty free shop.
According to the latest news of June 16, 22:00, the vessel made the transit from St.Petersburg to Tallinn for 3,5 hours that is the record time. The Ceremony of handing the vessel over tp the customer will be held at the first decade of July.
SuperFoil 40 fast ferry