HERON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HERON
    • Operator : GLASS BOTTOM BOATS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 10
  • Location
    • City : SILVER SPRINGS
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 20
    • Passenger Capacity : 35
  • Size
    • Register length : 31 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 11.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 31 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 11.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 2.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.1 Feet
    • Height : 8.1 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1965
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 500925

GLASS BOTTOM BOATS

  • Area of Operation : SILVER RIVER / SILVER SPRINGS, FL
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

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  • Construction : Aluminum

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  • Construction : Aluminum

CHIEF YOHOLO

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  • Construction : Aluminum

OSPREY

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

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