M/F Kaitaki


RoutePicton - Wellington
IMO9107942
Building year1995
Building yardKrimpen, Netherlands (#963)
OwnerKiwirail Ltd.
OperatorInterislander
Length181,6 m
Breadth23,4 m
Draft5,6 m
GT22.365
Machinery4 * Sulzer 8ZAL40S
Speed21 kn.
Number of passengers1.650
Number of beds132
Number of cars600
Lanemetres1.780
Port of registryWellington
FlagNew Zealand
Former namesChallenger (Kaitaki) (2005-2007) - Interislander
Stena Challenger (2005) - Stena Line
Pride of Cherbourg (2002-2005) - P&O Ferries
Pride of Cherbourg (2002) - P&O Portsmouth
Isle of innisfree (1995-2002) - Irish Ferries
Former ownersZatarga Ltd (2016-2017)
Irish Continental Group Plc (1995-2016)
Sister ships-
Notes-
    M/F Isle of innisfree

    Photo: Cees Vastenhout (Krimpen)

    M/F Isle of innisfree

    Photo: Irish Ferries

    M/F Isle of innisfree

    Photo: John Byrne (Dublin, June 1995)

    M/F Isle of innisfree

    Photo: John Byrne (Dublin, June 1995)

    M/F Isle of innisfree

    Photo: Patrick Gueulle (Le Havre October 2002)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Jacques Legangneux (Cherbourg 29/9-2002)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Jean-Baptiste SABOT (Cherbourg 2003)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Jean-Baptiste SABOT (Cherbourg 2003)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Patrick Gueulle (March 2003)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Cédric Bourdon (Cherbourg 24/5-2004)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Cédric Bourdon (Cherbourg 24/5-2004)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Piet Sinke (Cherbourg 30/8-2004)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Jakub Bogucki / GREEN SHIP (Gdansk 2005)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Jakub Bogucki / GREEN SHIP (Gdansk 2005)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Jakub Bogucki / GREEN SHIP (Gdansk 2005)

    M/F Pride of Cherbourg

    Photo: Jakub Bogucki / GREEN SHIP (Gdansk 2005)

    M/F Stena Challenger

    Photo: Jakub Bogucki / GREEN SHIP (Gdansk 2005)

    M/F Stena Challenger

    Photo: Jakub Bogucki / GREEN SHIP (Gdansk 2005)

    M/F Stena Challenger

    Photo: Jakub Bogucki / GREEN SHIP (Gdansk 2005)

    M/F Stena Challenger

    Photo: Jakub Bogucki / GREEN SHIP (Gdansk 2005)

    M/F Stena Challenger

    Photo: Jakub Bogucki / GREEN SHIP (12/3-2005)

    M/F Stena Challenger

    Photo: Jakub Bogucki / GREEN SHIP (12/3-2005)

    M/F Stena Challenger

    Photo: Mariusz Petkowicz (Gdynia 22/5-2005)

    M/F Stena Challenger

    Photo: Mariusz Petkowicz (Gdynia 22/5-2005)

    M/F Stena Challenger

    Photo: Mariusz Petkowicz (Gdynia 22/5-2005)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: Michael Pryce (Wellington 13/8-2005)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: Michael Pryce (Wellington 13/8-2005)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: Michael Pryce (Wellington 14/8-2005)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: Michael Pryce (Wellington 16/8-2005)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: Eckard Meuche (Carsten Lüdtke's collection) (Picton 26/11-2005)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki) & M/F Santa Regina

    Photo: Eckard Meuche (Carsten Lüdtke's collection) (Picton 26/11-2005)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: Mike Pryce (Wellington 10/9-2006)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: John Wilson (Picton October 2006)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: John Wilson (Picton October 2006)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: John Wilson (Picton October 2006)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: Gareth Hopkin (Picton 7/4-2007)

    M/F Challenger (Kaitaki)

    Photo: Gareth Hopkin (Picton 7/4-2007)

    M/F Kaitaki

    Photo: Mike Pryce (Wellington 20/4-2007)

    M/F Kaitaki

    Photo: Mike Pryce (Wellington 20/4-2007)

    M/F Kaitaki

    Photo: Mike Pryce (Wellington 17/8-2007)

    M/F Kaitaki

    Photo: Michael Pryce (Picton 7/8-2011)

    M/F Kaitaki

    Photo: Mike Pryce (Wellington 29/6-2015)

    M/F Kaitaki

    Photo: Mike Pryce (Wellington 30/5-2017)