The Viking Sport Cruiser 46 Flybridge features three-stateroom, two-head accommodations, integral bridge stairs, and tinted opening salon windows with sliding aft doors. VIKING SPORT CRUISERS: Viking Sport Cruisers is the result of a partnership between Viking Yacht and Marine Projects Limited, of Plymouth, England. Viking Yacht is one of the world's largest builders of luxury Convertible and Sports Yachts. Marine Projects is the largest builder of quality cruising yachts in Europe. Together, they produce cruising yachts specifically designed and equipped for the American market using the best available components, many of them American made. With the Viking Sport Cruisers Flying Bridge models, thanks to the layout of the helm stations, families and friends can be together, whether on the open bridge or at the principal helm in the salon. Designed as the primary operating station, this raised pilothouse area offers exceptional visibility. Families can enjoy an extended boating season in climate controlled comfort, whether cruising in the Bahamas in the summer or in Maine in late fall. High strength, moderate-weight hulls provide an exceptionally smooth, dry, and stable ride in blue-water conditions. Designed to optimize cruising speeds, Viking Sport Cruisers can reach higher speeds than other yachts with the same power. Luxurious interiors make exceptional use of space, with expansive windows, sensible layouts, generous sleeping accommodations and comfortable head facilities. Salons open up to the aft deck for versatile living and entertaining. Exquisite deep-lacquered, inlaid-wood finishes, including cherry and maple, complement exclusive designer fabrics. Outside, spacious flying bridges and covered aft decks with swim platforms make for complete on board living. Susan Lockhart Kerns has been Viking's exclusive in-house designer for over 20 years. Each yacht's matchless cabinetry can be complemented by custom selected upholstery, spreads and pillows, fine lamps, and statuary. The result is a highly personalized sea-going home. PERFORMANCE: Strong, extraordinarily smooth-riding hulls are specifically designed for offshore passage making in real-world conditions, allowing high sustained cruising speeds while lesser yachts head for the nearest lee. Efficient propulsion systems increase cruising range, putting more destinations within reach. Viking Sport Cruisers consistently reach higher speeds than similar yachts with equal power. While only equating to a couple of knots or so, it also represents up to 10 percent of engine power at cruising speeds, resulting in better fuel economy, greater range, and higher cruising speeds with moderate power. INTERIORS: Yacht interiors incorporate the finest materials and amenities available from the leading fashion houses in Europe and the United States. Each Viking Sport Cruiser features deep lacquered, hand-rubbed joiner work and ultra-leather settees. Premium entertainment centers, plush carpeting and decorator fabrics make any Viking Sport Cruisers a true home-away-from-home . Viking Sport Cruisers optimize interior space, with efficient traffic patterns and sensible layouts. Salons have large windows, generous headroom, and large opening doors to the partially covered cockpit. Galleys are fully equipped and centrally located to make serving meals convenient. Staterooms and heads are private, spacious and well lit. With a variety of decors available, Viking's exclusive in-house interior decorator can help owners personalize their yachts. Equipped with two helm stations, the Viking Sport Cruiser's climate controlled lower helm will change the way yachtsmen run their boats and extend yachting seasons for many families. Designed as the primary operating station, the lower helm with its large windows offers exceptional visibility. CONSTRUCTION: Viking Sport Cruisers are not only beautifully appointed, they are built to stringent international shipbuilding standards. These yachts are built in Lloyds' approved, climate-controlled building facilities under the supervision of Lloyds' quality register personnel, meeting Lloyds' Register Quality Assurance Standards as defined by the International Standards Organization, part 9002. ABYC and NMMA construction recommendations are also followed. With a wide range of Motor Yacht, Flybridge, and Express Yacht models to choose from, this line of yachts is specifically designed and outfitted for the North American market using the best available components, many of them American made. Designed from the keel-up as a sea-going refuge from everyday life, Viking Sport Cruisers have the amenities to satisfy every member of the family. With features including elegant, individual private accommodations and fully-equipped centrally located galleys, families will make the most of their cruising time together. Each yacht is thoroughly sea-trialed at Viking Sport Cruisers headquarters in New Gretna, New Jersey. For added value, each model is equipped with standardized amenities and propulsion packages. Select marine dealers in North America sell and service these fine yachts. Viking maintains an extensive parts and service support network, and all Viking boats can claim both preferred insurance risk status and remarkable resale values.