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Wight Ryder II Built in the Philippines, Wight Ryder I is a state of the art passenger catamaran for the Portsmouth-Ryde service. She entered service on 29th September 2009.





Principal Particulars
Gross registered Tonnage: 520
Length Overall 49.5m
Beam overall 12.00m
Draft 1.60m
Speed 20 Knots
Passengers 260
Bicycles 20
Built FBMA, Philippines 2009
Entered service 29th September 2009
IMO Number 9512537
Call sign 2BWG5
Registry Portsmouth

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We have a modern and comfortable fleet of 9 ships operating on our 3 routes.

All our car ferries have comfortable lounges, sun decks and cafe-bars serving a range of drinks and snacks.

Our catamarans have comfortable lounges and even open decks from where you can watch the passing scenery, weather permitting.

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