UMM AL-KHAIR


Was built in Australia in 1997 for Japanese port Authority. She was purchased by Failaka Heritage Village in 2004.

Umm Alkhair ( the Mother) is powered by MTU engines water jet propulsion system “Umm Alkhair carries 96 passengers in airline style reclining seats, she is fully air conditioned and has toilet facilities the service speed is 14 to 18 knots and reach Failaka within 45 minutes.





        





BINT AL-KHAIR

Was built in Australia in 2001 to act as tourist boat on river Derwent in Hobart, Tasmania.

She ( the daughter) Bint Alkhair was purchased by Failaka Heritage Village in 2005, Bint Alkhair powered by Caterpiller engines and has a service speed of 23-26 knots and reach Failaka within 35 minutes only.

Bint Alkhair carried 145 passengers and fully air-conditioned and toilets facilities, plus cafeteria and disabled facilities.









WALAD AL-KHAIR


Was built for Failaka Heritage Village in 2009/10 in Antalya, Turkey.

Walad Alkhair ( The Son) was delivered to Kuwait in March 2010 and is powered by VOLVO Penta engines, the boat has deluxe accommodation for 35 guests with navigation deck which can be visited at the invitation of captain.