Fairline Squadron 65By Capt. Richard Thiel
Model: Squadron 65
Model Year: 2011
Boat Type: Cruiser
Cabins 1 master, 1 VIP, 1 guest, 1 crew
Weight: 66,000 lbs. (dry)
Standard Power: 2/1,015-hp Caterpillar C18 ACERTs
Optional Power: 2/1,100-mhp MAN V10-1100 or 2/1,150-hp Caterpillar C18 ACERTs
Fuel Capacity: 779 gal.
Water Capacity: 251 gal.
ZF electronic controls
hydraulic swim platform
china, cutlery, and glassware
MP3 inputs w/ 100-watt amp.
LED cockpit lights
PILOT systems monitor
2/Garmin MFDs, radar, VHFs, and depthsounder
Bose 3-2-1 audio and Sound Dock systems
32" LCD saloon TV
17.5-kW Onan genset
add’l drawer freezer in galley
under- water lights
hydraulic bow and stern thrusters
40" LCD saloon TV
audio upgrade package
teak bridge sole and side decks
Sleipner thruster control w/ dock-hold
remote autopilot control
Garmin 7012 and 7015 MFDs
This article originally appeared in the June 2011 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.