Powered by vw beatle engine and a propeller, this boat will take you where others cannot go; designed for the home builder.. Our passengers love having the airboat all to themselves, and at the same price (or less!) than non-private airboat rides. private rides available for groups of 4 or more, groups of 2 or 3 will share the boat with others.. Wooden boat plans provide the necessary information for making a boat to fit your particular needs. whether you are trying to capture the feel of a classic boat or just want a customized fishing boat, good plans are the first step toward creating the vessel of your dreams..