Blackhawk

1971

About Blackhawk

At 37.54m, Blackhawk was primarily intended as a yacht for entertainment purposes. The many innovations related to this function included trash compacters and a 'radar range' (the forerunner of the modern microwave). Blackhawk was also fitted with 1,000 watt single side band radio telephone and two 920 hp diesel engines.

Blackhawk’s launch specifications

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1971
37.55m / 123’2”
7.11m / 23’4”
2.10m / 6’11”
Blackhawk
Blackhawk

Design

De Voogt Naval Architects

Propulsion

2x Caterpillar D348 TA, 920 bhp at 2000 rpm each

Capacity

43,528 litres / 11,499 US gallons
6,624 litres / 1,750 US gallons

Accommodation

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