Boeing 929-100 Jetfoil

SPECIFICATIONS

  Pasengers  190 with baggage
  Crew  6 (master, 1st officer, 4 cabin attendants)
  Length, foils extended  90 feet (27.4 m)
  Length, foils retracted  101 feet (30.8 m)
  Beam  31 feet (9.5 m)
  Hullborne draft, foils extended  17 feet (5.2 m)
  Hullborne draft, foils retracted  5.5 feet (1.7 m)
  Displacement  106 tons
  Cruising speed  43 knots (50 mph)
  Maximum speed  46 knots (53.5 mph)
  Propulsion-engine  2 gas turbines, 3,300 horsepower each
  Detroit Diesel Allison 501-K 20A
  Propulsion-waterjet  2 mixed axial flow, 24,000 gallons/minute each
  Rockwell Rocketdyne Powerjet 20



References

  1. Boeing Jetfoil Model 929-100 "Aries" Data Card
  2. Classic Fast Ferries, May-June 2004, pg. 8-11

Links

  1. Jetfoil Encyclopedia  A very informative page from the Kawasaki website.
    Kawasaki is licensed by Boeing to produce the 929 in Japan.


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