Do Avon still make RIBs?
Avon manufacture an extensive range of inflatable craft from small, fast dinghies to high capacity RIBs capable of supporting heavy loads. Avon RIBs are highly versatile making them suitable for both family fun and high speed boat performance.
How big is a RIB boat?
RIBs are commonly four to nine metres (13 to 28 ft) long, although they can range in length between 2.5 and 18 metres (7.5 and 55 ft). A RIB is often propelled by one or more outboard motors or an inboard motor turning a water jet or stern drive.
Do you need a license for a RIB boat UK?
In most countries you have to pass a driving test and get an official licence before you can legally drive a powerboat or RIB. There’s no such requirement in Britain (except for very large yachts). Powerboat training and certification are voluntary.