The Aak is a flat-bottomed Lower Rhine-Frisian sailing vessel for cargo and fishing. The ship s are rigged as a sloop or ketch and have leeboards.

German: Die Aak ist eine flachbodiges niederrheinisch- friesländisches Segelfahrzeug für Fracht und Fischerei. Die Schiffe sind als Slup oder Ketsch getakelt und haben Seitenschwerter.

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