Superflyte, along with Quickcat, is the main commuter ferry in use by Fullers.
Both boats were commissioned by the ferry company after market research revealed that what Waiheke Islanders wanted most in their ferries were large, fast, stable boats, with the ability to take on and offload passengers quickly.
When built - 1996
Built by who – WaveMaster International, Henderson WA
Hull material – Aluminium
Length/Beam/Draft/ Disp – Length 41m, Beam 12m, Draft 2.5m, Disp 578
Size of engines – 2x main engines at 1820 kilowatt each
Period in service on the Matiatia run – 19 years
Number of passengers/crew - 650 passengers, 1 Master, 1 engineer, 1 Service Supervisor, 5 x OBS ( 8 total crew).