CHARLOTTETOWN, Prince Edward Island -- Bay Ferries Ltd. here
said it will replace its Bluenose ferry service between Bar Harbor,
Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, with the Cat, a high-speed
catamaran that will cut travel time from six hours to
The Cat will enter service on May 28, operating two daily
roundtrips during the summer season. According to the company, it
carries 900 people and 240 cars and has a casino, a cafeteria and
Pricing was not yet available.