Did JFK own a yacht?
After JFK became president, he almost immediately acquired an official presidential boat, the 62-foot yawl Manitou, on which he not only sailed with family, but also welcomed Hollywood stars, statesmen and other notable personalities.
How many boats JFK had?
During his lifetime, John F. Kennedy owned and sailed at least 10 boats. These range from Navy patrol boats to small sailboats all the way to his presidential yacht.
Was the PT-109 ever found?
A National Geographic expedition has found the WWII patrol boat that became a cornerstone of the Kennedy legend. A National Geographic expedition led by explorer Robert Ballard has found what is believed to be the remains of John F. Kennedy’s PT-109.