Photo: Past fast ferry, 1982

Posted: Friday, September 26, 2003

A jetfoil ship, built by Boeing, cruises Gastineau Channel at high speed in August 1982. The ship, brought to Alaska as a fast-ferry demonstration project, sailed Southeast waters for tests, but no ships were ordered. Promoters billed its runs as flights, not sailings.

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