Vigor Fast Interceptor

Render of the Vigor Fast Interceptor
  • Vessel Type: Military
  • Vessel Length: Less than 100 Feet
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The Vigor Fast Interceptor (VFI) is a multi-mission craft delivering speed, maneuverability, reliable high performance and superior seakeeping in challenging environments

Based on a proven platform, VFI was developed to meet the needs of governmental agencies around the world. 

  • High-speed interdiction of marine vessels for the protection of territorial waters or illegal drug enforcement.
  • Ability to launch and retrieve unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). This includes the ability to interface, control and transfer communications.
  • Enable agencies to address swarm threats (from multiple targets) in an efficient manner.
  • Up to a 72 hour mission duration, permitting the opportunity for station keeping and provide a presence in a region.
  • Visit, board, search & seizure (VBSS).
  • Search and rescue (SAR).
  • Dive operations.
Type: 69’1" (21.0m) Fast Interceptor
Designer: Michael Peters Yacht Design
Length (Overall): 69’1" (21.0m)
Beam (Overall): 115’6” (4.7m)
Draft: 3’ 6” (1.1m)
Payload: 10,000 lb (5T)
Fuel Capacity: 1,500 gal (5678l)
Displacement (Lightship): 50,500 lb (25.25T)
Sprint Speed (Approx): 70 knots
Cruise Speed (Approx): 45 knots
Engines: (2) MAN V12, 1900 BHP each
Surface Drives: (2) ZF SeaRex 130S Series
Helm Joystick Control System: Vector Controls
AC Generators: (1) Kohler 35kW
Hull Type: SVVT (Step V Ventilated Tunnel)
Other:
  • 5000 Series Marine Grad Aluminum Alloy for Hull Components
  • FRP Composite Deck House and Structure
  • Fully Enclosed Climate Controlled Deck House
  • Shock Mitigating Seats (16x)
  • FLIR 230 Night Vision System
  • Crew Served Weapons Mounts (2x) - 50 cal.
  • Options for Remote Controlled Weapons Systems include Roof Mount (30mm); Bow Mount (50 cal.); Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) Launch, Retrieval and Communications Platform

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Render of the Vigor Fast Interceptor
Aft Overhead view of VFI
Close up of the aft deck of VFI
Aft Quarter low view of VFI on black background
Aft Quarter close up
Drone flying overhead of VFI
Low profile view showing Camo painting
Low shot of Bow Quarter of the craft