Length: 40.9 m
Total length including bowsprit: 58.5 m
Beam: 11 m
Sail area: 1,900 m²
Draught at the stern: 5.25 m
Draught at the bow: 4.75 m
Ballast: 400 tonnes
Displacement (weight of ship and load): 1,150 tonnes
Engines: 2 Volvo Penta, each at 405 kW. Four fuel tanks with a total capacity of 36,000 litres.
Average speed: 5 to 6 knots (9 to 11 km/h), with a max. engine speed of 8 knots (15 km/h)
Crew: 80, of whom 50 are trainees
Bunkering: Food for 80 people for 60 days and spare for another 30 days
Navigation and communication equipment: GPS, radar and Satcom B (an Inmarsat B terminal)
Desalination equipment capable of producing 14,000 litres of fresh water per day
14 cannons (for salute). The original ship had 30, both six and three pounders for self-defence against pirates and hijackers.