Welcome to the X-Pilot web site
We are Kent's Classic Pilot Vessel, a charter boat sailing the rivers Medway, Swale and in the Thames
Estuary. The X-Pilot is a Port of London licensed vessel for hire and can
work in most rivers in Kent and Essex and the River Thames in
Southeast England. X-Pilot's Captain, Alan Harmer, is licensed by the Maritime
X-Pilot is proud to be a founding member of the Medway Charter Boat Association
We are The Official Supply Vessel for Project Redsand the custodians of the World War II Maunsell Fort off the Southeast coast of England and offer regular trips to view these Redsand Towers and occasionally even offer the chance to board. We also offer all kinds of trips and one of a kind experiences, if you're organizing a party or anniversary, you may be a marine photographer or
filming on the river and looking for that perfect charter boat, or
maybe you'd like to hire the vessel and go fishing for the day, or
would just like to travel alongside Britain's beautiful river sides
and coastline and see the forts guarding the Thames, then X-Pilot is
the charter vessel for you. For more details see our services page...
Check out the gallery for photos of X-Pilot's visits to the World War II Forts, to assist in the setting up of Red Sands Radio for the anniversary broadcast and shots from Work Party days!