Catamaran San Frangisk is the fastest catamaran on the northern Adriatic, crossing the Adriatic with a speed in excess of 36 knots (weather permitting). The catamaran is a surface effect catamaran with an air cushion between the hulls that fills with air and helps the ship to glide on the water, reducing drag and increasing speed.

Basic characteristics about the sister ships:

Name:

SAN FRANGISK

 SAN PAWL

Port / country:

Valetta / Malta

Valetta / Malta

Call sign:

9HCI3

9H4174

IMO nr.:

8815918

8815932

Register:

Det Norske Veritas

Det Norske Veritas

Type of vessel:

HSC (high speed craft)

HSC (high speed craft)

Main engines:

2 x MWM TBD 604B V16X

2 x MWM TBD 604B V16X

Power (combined):

3940 kW (5236 KS)

3940 kW (5236 KS)

Year of construction:

1989

1990

Shipyard:

Brødrene

Brødrene

     
Length:

35,3 m

35,3 m

Width:

11,5 m

11,5 m

Draft:

2,15 m (v mirujočem stanju)

0,70 m (na blazini)

2,15 m (v mirujočem stanju)

0,70 m (na blazini)

Seating capacity:

285 potnikov & 

35 potnikov v VIP razredu 

285 potnikov & 

35 potnikov v VIP razredu

Cruising speed:

35 knots

32 knots