The M/V Lituya was designed by Coastwise Corporation of Juneau in 2001,
built by Conrad Shipyards in Morgan City, Louisiana, and was launched
in April of 2004. The $9.5 million vessel provides daily ferry shuttle
service between Metlakatla and Ketchikan. Lituya . The 180-foot,
roll on/roll off steel ferry accommodates 18 cars and 150 passengers
with an average speed of 10-12 knots.