Krilo Lux – New Fast Catamaran Ferry for Krilo Kapetan Luka

Krilo Kapetan Luka, a Croatian ferry company, to acquire its new fast catamaran ferry, Krilo Lux.

Krilo Lux launched in the shipyard Gondan,  Muelle de Vegadeo, 33760 Castropol, Asturias, Spain
Krilo Lux launched in the shipyard Gondan, Muelle de Vegadeo, 33760 Castropol, Asturias, Spain

This brand new GRP built passenger ferry was recently launched in Gondan, the Spanish shipyard with headquarters in GRP Fibreglass division in Castropol, Asturias.

This is their second vessel built for Krilo Hr company. The first one was Krilo Star, delivered in 2019.

Krilo Lux has a capacity of 440 passengers. The total length is 36 meters with 10.5 meters beam. It can reach a speed of up to 34 knots.

This is the largest and fastest GRP built catamaran built in Spain with a hull that is largely free of corrosion.

This amazing new catamaran is built to operate the fast ferry route between Split and Dubrovnik, Croatia including islands of Hvar, Korcula and Mljet.

It is expected that in the next few weeks, Krilo Lux will undergo a complete sea trial program with delivery to Croatia planned by the end of this year.

Video – Krilo Lux Launching

Here is a short timelapse video showing recent launch of Krilo Lux

Video – Launching of Krilo Lux
Krilo Lux just about to touch the waters
Krilo Lux just about to touch the waters