Hydrofoil

The Italian hydrofoil Gianni M, the largest hydrofoil in the world.
The two types of hydrofoils: surface-piercing and fully submerged
Forlanini's hydrofoil over Lake Maggiore, 1906
Alexander Graham Bell's HD-4 on a test run, c. 1919
A schematic illustration of self-stabilizing systems for fully submerged hydrofoils. Its computer gathers data for the boom position and current water level to determine the required flap position.
A Project 206M "Shtorm" patrol fast attack craft hydrofoil of the Cuban Navy.
Aerial port beam view of the Italian Sparviero class hydrofoil-missile NIBBIO P-421 underway.
USS Aquila, a military hydrofoil. The T-shaped foils are visible just below the water.
HMCS Bras d'Or, a military concept hydrofoil.
Team New Zealand's AC72 at the 2013 America's Cup, San Francisco Bay.
Ukrainian-built Voskhod on the North Sea Canal, the Netherlands
TurboJET's Urzela JetFoil on West Lamma Channel, Hong Kong
TurboJET's Barca Foilcat
Flying Poseidon (built 1982 ) had just berthed at Rhodes from Fethiye when the sister Kometas hydrofoil from Bodrum also arrived from Turkey in 2011.
The first Kometa 120M, named Chaika (Seagull) after Valentina Tereshkova's callsign, moored in Sevastopol
Hydrofoil high-speed boat Meteor on a Lake Ladoga, Russia.
Passenger hydrofoil Flying Dolphin Zeus moving at high speed near Piraeus, Greece.
Voskhod
Meteor
Raketa
Polesye
Kometa

Lifting surface, or foil, that operates in water.

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The Italian hydrofoil Gianni M, the largest hydrofoil in the world.

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Jetfoil 929-115-020 Princesse Stephanie of RMT

Boeing 929

Jetfoil 929-115-020 Princesse Stephanie of RMT
Jetfoil 929-100-007 Urzela of TurboJET
Jetfoil 929-115-019 Niji of Tōkai Kisen

The Boeing 929 Jetfoil is design of passenger-carrying, waterjet-propelled hydrofoil by Boeing.

TurboJET

Ferry company based in Hong Kong.

Ferry company based in Hong Kong.

It operates hydrofoil ferry services between Hong Kong, Macau, Shenzhen and Zhuhai, in the Pearl River Delta area.

Macau Ferry Heliport in August 2013

Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal

Ferry terminal located at Porto Exterior, Sé, Macau, China.

Ferry terminal located at Porto Exterior, Sé, Macau, China.

Macau Ferry Heliport in August 2013

The terminal provides 12 berths for hydrofoils and 2 for ferries.

Two Hobie cats sailing in St Vaast, Normandy, France

Hobie Cat

Company that manufactures sailing catamarans, surfboards, sailboats, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, and pedalboards as the Hobie Cat Company.

Company that manufactures sailing catamarans, surfboards, sailboats, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, and pedalboards as the Hobie Cat Company.

Two Hobie cats sailing in St Vaast, Normandy, France
Hobie 16
Hobie 17
Hobie Getaway, a design with rotomolded plastic hulls

Designed by the brothers Greg and Dan Ketterman, this trimaran has two sails, one on each ama, and hydrofoils that lift the hulls out of the water at wind speeds of 10 to 11 mph, allowing the boat to reach speeds up to 45 mph and pull over 2 g in gybe turns.

Arona, Piedmont

Town and comune on Lake Maggiore, in the province of Novara (northern Italy).

Town and comune on Lake Maggiore, in the province of Novara (northern Italy).

The famous Sancarlone, a giant statue of St. Charles Borromeo
Train station

Arona is the southernmost port on Lake Maggiore, and transport by boat or hydrofoil is available to both sides of the lake up to the Swiss city of Locarno.

Beetle ferry

Beetle (JR Kyushu)

Beetle ferry

Beetle (ビートル) is a hydrofoil ferry service that travels between Fukuoka, Japan and Busan, South Korea.

Kobee ferry

Kobee

Kobee ferry

Kobee (Korean: 코비, Japanese: コビー) is a South Korean jet hydrofoil ferry line that operates services between Busan, South Korea and Fukuoka, Japan.

Relief Map

Yakushima

One of the Ōsumi Islands in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan.

One of the Ōsumi Islands in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan.

Relief Map
Osumi Islands map
Yaku-sugi (Jōmon-sugi)
Location of Yakushima (red circle) compared to the rest of Japan.

Access to the island is by hydrofoil ferry (7 or 8 times a day from Kagoshima, depending on the season), slow car ferry (once or twice a day from Kagoshima), or by air to Yakushima Airport (3 to 5 times daily from Kagoshima, once daily from Fukuoka and once daily from Osaka).

Tōkai Kisen

Shipping company headquartered in 1-16-1, Kaigan, Minato, Tokyo, Japan (〒105-6891

Shipping company headquartered in 1-16-1, Kaigan, Minato, Tokyo, Japan (〒105-6891

Bus routes of Oshima Bus
Mitsubishi Fuso Aero Bus at Okata Port

File:Tokaikisen-Yume.jpg|Seven Islands/Yume (Dream) Jetfoil, a hydrofoil

Phú Quốc

Largest island in Vietnam.

Largest island in Vietnam.

Bãi Sao beach on Phú Quốc island
Fishing has historically been the dominant industry in Phú Quốc
A traditional fish sauce factory in Phú Quốc
In the area of Dương Đông town market
French Indochina c.1933
Suối Tranh Cascades
Phú Quốc's sandy beaches
Fishermen's village
Bãi Sao beach
Shellfish for sale by the roadside
Phú Quốc coastline
Phú Quốc coastline
Fishing boat with its collection of basket boats (thuyền thúng)
Manufacture of fish sauce
A beach in Phú Quốc
A bridge on Dương Đông river
Dương Đông river's mouth
Hotel in Phú Quốc
Hotel in Phú Quốc
Dương Đông market
Fish stalls at Dương Đông market
Sùng Hưng pagoda
Bãi Sao beach
Dương Đông river
Nguyễn Trung Trực's temple

Phú Quốc is also linked with Rạch Giá and Hà Tiên by fast ferry hydrofoils.