Boeing Marine Systems, Renton WA

Most recent update: July 18, 2014.


Boeing saw a market in fast ferries before most companies and grabbed it, but failed to follow through.  See also the record of their Canadian yard - here.  Tracking the disposition of these boats is not easy: anyone who has any additions or corrections to the table below, please send it to timcolton@aol.com

Hull #   Original Name Original Owner Model GT Delivery

Disposition

  Little Squirt Boeing 1962 Active?
Government Contracts
  PCH 1 High Point U.S. Navy 110d 15-Aug-63 Built by Martinac, to USCG as WMEH 1, sold 2002, active?
  PGH 2 Tucumcari U.S. Navy 58d 7-Mar-68 Scrapped 1973
  PHM 1 Pegasus U.S. Navy 240d 9-Jul-77 Scrapped 1996
  PHM 2 Hercules U.S. Navy 240d 13-Mar-81 Scrapped 1996
  PHM 3 Taurus U.S. Navy 240d 7-Oct-81 Scrapped 1996
  PHM 4 Aquila U.S. Navy 240d 19-Dec-81 Scrapped 1996
  PHM 5 Aries U.S. Navy 240d 18-Sep-82 To Brunswick MO 1996 as a museum
  PHM 6 Gemini U.S. Navy 240d 13-Mar-83 Scrapped 1996
Commercial Contracts
1 Jetfoil One Boeing Marine Systems 929-100 305 Jul-74 Later Kalakaua, now Flores (Hong Kong)
2 Madeira Far East Hydrofoil 929-100 267 Feb-75 Active (Hong Kong)
3 Kamehameha Seaflite Pacific 929-100 267 Mar-75 Later Corvo, now Hijet (Korea)
4 Kuhio Seaflite Pacific 929-100 267 Sep-75 Now Pico (Hong Kong)
5 Santa Maria Far East Hydrofoil 929-100 267 Jun-75 Active (Hong Kong)
6 Anita Dam J. Lauritzen 929-100 332 Oct-76 Later Jet Caribe, Sao Jorge (Hong Kong)
7 Flying Princess P. & O. Jet Ferries 929-100 267 Sep-76 Later Princess Voladora, now Urzela (Hong Kong)
8 Jet Oriente Turismo Margarita 929-100 267 Feb-77 Later Jet Caribe II, Acores, Kobe III (Japan)
9 Okesa Sado Kisen 929-100 332 Feb-77 Now Guia (Hong Kong)
10 Flying Princess II P. & O. Jet Ferries 929-100 267 Jul-78 Later Ponte Delgada, Kobe V (Japan)
11 Mikado Sado Kisen 929-115 281 1979 Later Toppy 4, now Toppy 7 (Japan)
12 Normandy Princess Jetlink Ferries 929-115 267 Feb-79 Now Terceira (Hong Kong)
13 Jet Ferry One P. & O. Jet Ferries 929-115 267 Sep-79 Now Funchal (Hong Kong)
14 HMS Speedy (P 296) Royal Navy 929-115 277 Jan-79 Later Speedy Princess, now Lilau (Hong Kong)
15 Cu Na Mara B. & I. Line 929-115 277 1980 Now Ginga (Japan)
16 Jet Ferry Two P. & O. Jet Ferries 929-115 267 Apr-80 Now Horta (Hong Kong)
17 Montevideo Jet Alimar 929-115 279 Oct-80 Later Aries, Spirit of Friendship, Jet 7, now Seven Island Ai (Japan)
18 Princesa Guayarmina Trasmediterranea 929-115 267 Feb-81 Now Cacilhas (Hong Kong)
19 Princesse Clementine RMT Belgium 929-115 289 Apr-81 Later Adler Blizzard, Seajet Kara, now Seven Island Niji (Japan)
20 Prinses Stephanie RMT Belgium 929-115 287 Jun-81 Later Adler Wizzard, Seajet Kristen, now Seven Island Yume (Japan)
21 Princesa Guacimara Trasmediterranea 929-115 362 Sep-81 Now Taipa (Hong Kong)
22 Bima Samudera I PT Pelni 929-115 329 Nov-81 Laid up (Indonesia)
23 Prince Abdul Aziz II Saudi Royal Family 929-115 1984 Now Rocket II (Japan)
24 Bimasamudera II PT Pelni 929-115 287 Jul-84 Laid up (Indonesia)
25 Bimasamudera III PT Pelni 929-115 1985 Laid up (Indonesia)
26 Jet 8 JetLine KK 929-115 163 1985 Later Falcon, now Venus 2 (Japan)
27 Bimasamudera IV PT Pelni 929-115 163 Jun-85 Laid up (Indonesia)
28 Bimasamudera V PT Pelni 929-115 95 Sep-86 Laid up (Indonesia)
Built in Japan by Kawasaki HI
F1 Tsubasa   164 1989
F2 Pegasus   163 1990
F3 Toppi 1 Taneyaku KS 166 1989
F4 Princess Dacil Trasmediterranea 210 1990
F5 Nagasaki   255 1989 Now Beatle Sansai
F6 Beetle JR Kyushu Jet Ferry 164 1990
F7 Unicorn   163 1990
F8 Beetle 2 JR Kyushu Jet Ferry 164 1991
F9 Venus   163 1991
F10 Suisei   169 1991
F11 Princess Teguise Trasmediterranea 210 1991
F12 Toppi 2 Taneyaku KS 163 1992
F13
F14 Crystal Wing 165 1994
F15 Emerald Wing 165 1994
Toppi 3 Taneyaku KS
Toppi 7 Taneyaku KS
Built in China by Qiuxin Shipyard
30-101 Balsa Shun-Tak China Travel 303 1994
Praia Shun-Tak China Travel 1995 To Korea in 2002?
North Star