AB Navigo 9 VS Inflatable RIB tender

The Navigo 9 VS is a sturdy fibre glass tender , which with its stability and deep V makes for a dry, comfortable tender for the serious ocean cruiser.  The Vs 9 has a square bow arrangement which provides the Vs 9 with the biggest deck area in its class. The bow locker is designed to accomodate a 24 litre fuel tanks with lines below the deck to minimise trip hazards and maximize deck space. It is compatible with davits, Hydraulic platforms and on the bow. The stability of the Vs 9 makes it suitable for fishing, snorkeling and is a good people carrier. This boat is a great addition for a safe run about boat for the kids. 

The AB Navigo Vs 9 can also be custom fitted with console, seat and option options to convert it into a centre console. For some specific demands such as the Riviera 54 garage it can be offered as a centre console boat, with a folding console so that it can fit into the garage. 


Overall Length

9’6” / 2.90m

Overall Beam

5’7” / 1.72m

Internal Length

6’9” / 2.06m

Internal Beam

2’8” / 0.81m

Tube Diameter

17” / 0.43m

Number of Chambers


Weight (Preliminary)

143lbs / 65kg

Persons Capacity


Recommended HP


Max HP


Shaft Length

15” / 38.1cm

RDC Design Category


Standard Equipment:

  • Hand Lain Fiberglass Deep “V” Hull
  • Stringer System Laminated into Hull
  • Bow Locker/ Seat
  • Diamond Shape Non-Skid Deck
  • Plastic External Transom Plate
  • Aluminium Internal Transom Plate with Security Lip
  • Orca (CSM) Five-layer Coated fabric
  • 3 Push-Push Plastic Non-Corrosive 2 Stage Inflation Valves
  • Raised Double Rub Rail
  • Stainless Bow Eye
  • 4 Stainless Steel Davit lifting Points
  • Stainless Steel Towing Rings & Tie Downs
  • Deck Condensation Plug
  • Deck Drain with Plug
  • 1 Front & 2 Side Orca (CSM) fabric Handles on Tubes
  • 2 Inside Bow Sets of 2 Orca (CSM) fabric Handles on Tubes
  • 2 Inside Stern Single Orca (CSM) Fabric handles on Tubes
  • 3 Layer Reinforced Seams
  • Oarlock Bases
  • Telescopic Oars with Aluminium Shaft
  • Paddle Holders
  • Removable Rowing Seat
  • Hand Pump
  • Maintenance Kit
  • Owner’s Manual
  • Additional Air Retaining Chamber under the Floor

Optional Equipment:

  • Bow hatch Cushion
  • Tube Chaps
  • Boat Cover
  • Chock Set
  • Bow Step with Fold Down Stainless Steel Cleat
  • Lateral Fold Down Stainless Steel Cleat
  • Removable Stern Seat
  • Bimini Top
Price $9004 AUD
Length 2.90 Meters
Engine Make Mercury
Condition New