Motor Yachts 1987 Hatteras 68 boat for sale at a glance:

  • Price drop! Offered by Denison Yacht Sales originally for $475,000; now only $295,000
  • Powered by twin 2001 Detroit Diesel 12V71 TA
  • The boat located in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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"Airwaves" is a classic Hatteras 68' Cockpit Motor yacht. Made famous by her previous owner Dick Robinson this yacht has traveled the eastern seaboard for nearly its entire life and has recently resided in Florida.

She features a functional (4) stateroom (4) head layout with a full beam master aft with en-suite head and shower. The current owners have consistently continued to upgrade and care for "Airwaves" and highlights include All new HVAC including air handlers and controls, Upgraded New Northern lights generators, Bow Thruster, New Batteries, Teak, and Holley sole in the dinette area, engine services up to date and custom ladder from the cockpit to the hardtop. After many wonderful years it's time to allow "Airwaves" to give another family the same opportunities and memories of her previous kin. Easy to show and ready to cruise! Call today for your private showing.


  – 2001 New 12V71's installed
  – 2015 installed (2) new Northern Lights Generators
  – 2015 replaced Frames and new windows in dinette
  – 2015 (7) new AC units and air handlers as well as (2) new sea water pumps
  – 2018 Repaint the cockpit and new shore power breakers
  – 2018 Rebuilt the anchor windlass
  – 2020 Install 48V Side Power bow thruster
  – 2022 Soda blast bottom and apply new barrier coat and bottom paint
  – 2022 All new Batteries
  – 2021 new 12V generator batteries
  – 2018 remove shore power fuses and install breakers


The salon onboard "Airwaves" features a large L-shaped sofa with a pull-out berth to aft and port, moving forward to port is the formal dining for up to (6) guests and to starboard a well-configured wet bar and AV center with storage below. Access to the galley and dinette area is forward and access to the aft cockpit is also on the starboard side.

  – L-shaped sofa with pull-out berth
  – Formal dining table with seating for (6)
  – Custom Teak wet bar with built-in entertainment and storage
  – Scottsman clear ice maker
  – Storage for stemware under the wet-bar area
  – Ac thermostat control
  – Wet bar with freshwater sink and custom decorative finish countertop
  – Vizio flatscreen LED TV
  – Sony receiver for am/fm/video sound
  – Carpeted sole
  – Recessed overhead lighting
  – Window treatments
  – Coffee table with built-in pull-out drawer storage below
  – (2) decorative barrel-style chairs and end table
  – Recessed speakers in the ceiling


The Galley and dinette are located mid-ship between the lower helm station and the main salon area. Privacy doors can be used to isolate the space for food prep or catered events. The galley is a U-shaped design with all the amenities you would find at home. The U-shaped dinette is large enough to easily accommodate up to (4) guests. Both the galley and dinette areas are lined with teak and Holley sole and white cabinetry.

  – Port and Starboard windows and window treatments
  – LG stainless convection oven
  – Custom-built wine rack
  – AC thermostat control
  – Corian countertop
  – GE profile (4) burner cooktop stove
  – Frigidaire microwave oven
  – Kenmore stainless dishwasher
  – Kenmore stainless full-size refrigerator/freezer
  – Dual stainless steel freshwater sink
  – Hi-gloss teak dinette table on polished stainless pedestal
  – Teak and Holley sole
  – Overhead storage
  – Ample storage below countertops and pull-out drawer storage for flatware and utensils
  – Recessed overhead lighting
  – Privacy doors
  – recessed overhead speakers
  – Under cabinet lighting

Lower Helm

The lower helm can be accessed port or starboard and features a raised helm chair sofa with storage below, ample storage for charts and manuals, and access to the ship's main distribution panel.

  – Main Ships AC distribution panel
  – Generator remote start and stop panels
  – Main engine controls
  – Compass
  – Ships bell
  – Whirlpool trash compactor
  – Access to the flybridge
  – Teak and Holley sole
  – AC/DC ships distribution panel
  – Access to guest staterooms and lower dinette area
  – Recessed overhead lighting

Forward Stateroom / Port forward Stateroom

Just forward and down a curved stairwell is the yachts lower dinette area which previously served as a radio broadcast area as well as the two forward guest staterooms. The recently refinished teak and Holley sole lead you to the two guest staterooms and the forward lazzerette area that houses the generators and HVAC equipment. The forward stateroom features an over-under berth arrangement and an en-suite head and shower. A large hanging closet and plenty of storage make this a great spot for an extra guest. Just aft and to the port side is the second of four staterooms featuring an L-shaped over-under berth arrangement with yet another en-suite head and shower. Both staterooms have ample storage and hanging closets. Natural light is available through the port-hole windows on each side.

  – (2) sets of over under single berths sleeping a total of (4) in the two staterooms
  – Hanging closets
  – Pull-out drawer storage
  – AC thermostat controls in each stateroom
  – Carpeted sole in the port forward guest stateroom and teak and Holley sole in the forward stateroom
  – Freshwater galley maid heads
  – Lower Dinette area with casual seating for up to (4) guest

Midship Guest Stateroom

Located mid-ship to port is the guest single side-by-side berth stateroom. There is a large hanging closet and plenty of drawer storage as well. Directly across the companionway and to the starboard side is the guest/day head with a full-size stall-style shower.

  – Side-by-side single berths
  – Carpeted sole
  – Hanging closet
  – Nightstand
  – Porthole windows
  – Recessed overhead lighting
  – AC thermostat control
  – Guest/Day head

Engine Room

  – (2) Detroit Diesel 12V71 engines
  – Air compressor
  – Freshwater Pump
  – Fuel manifold system
  – Naiad Stabilizers
  – 110V and DC lighting
  – Glendening synchronizer
  – Engine room fans
  – Racor fuel water separators
  – Phase three battery charger
  – new 32V battery banks
  – Hot water heater
  – Storage cabinet on the starboard aft engine room wall
  – Battery disconnect switches
  – Fire suppression system
  – Oil change system
  – Freshwater
  – Ac raw water pumps
  – DC Breaker panel

Master Stateroom

The master stateroom is located completely aft and features a centerline king-size berth as well as an en-suite head and shower. A very large vanity and dressing area are located forward of the berth. Plenty of storage and pull-out drawers surround the stateroom and port-hole windows allow natural light to flood the area.

  – Centerline king-size berth
  – En-Suite head and shower
  – Carpeted sole
  – Large vanity with a lighted mirror wall
  – Hanging closets
  – recessed overhead lighting
  – Ac thermostat control


The flybridge is accessed through the lower helm area or by the custom-built ladder leading back down to the cockpit. There is wrap-around upholstered seating with a large teak table in the center. On the aft flybridge deck is room for your tender or jet skis that can be lifted with your included davit. The upper helm is forward with your essential engine controls and instruments as well as electronics.

  – Upper helm engine controls and gauges
  – Wrap around seating
  – Davit
  – Non-skid deck
  – Overhead Bimini top
  – Todd helm chair
  – Storage under the helm area


  – Access to the flybridge
  – Engine controls
  – Large Dockbox for storage
  – Covered mezzanine deck
  – Rod holders
  – Lazzerette access
  – Transom door and lift gate
  – Swim platform
  – Varnished wrap-around handrail
  – Aft cleats
  – Non-skid sole


The company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change or withdrawal without notice.


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Approximate boat location – Palm Beach Gardens, Fl
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