The Italian yacht-maker Benetti has just unveiled the first images of the Ocean Paradise, the brand’s latest yacht, which will be presented in a world exclusive at the upcoming Monaco Yacht Show.
Lürssen Yachts has launched Azzam, the world’s largest private yacht, eclipsing the previous record holder, Roman Abramovich‘s 533-foot Eclipse.
A super yacht built for then Apple founder Steve Jobs has been seized in Amsterdam following a bill row with product designer Philippe Starck.
In Skyfall, Daniel Craig and new Bond girl Berenice Marlohe are filmed aboard the stunning “Regina” yacht in the Gulf of Fethiye, Turkey.
One of the most important events in the super yacht calendar, The Monaco Yacht Show 2012 kicks off on September 19 and runs until September 22.
Benetti will bring the 61 metre Diamonds Are Forever to this year’s Cannes Boat Show, making it the largest yacht ever to be on display at the show.
Kanga, the first unit of the innovative 26m displacement WallyAce line, was successfully launched in Marina di Ravenna, Italy.
Situated in the municipality of Calvià, Port Adriano is located on the south-west of the bay of Palma de Mallorca, the capital of the Balearic Islands.
The 47m Heesen superyacht Lady Petra boasts sophisticated exterior by Omega Architects and beautiful interior by Bannenberg & Rowell.
Described as ‘one of the world’s most amazing super yachts’, Adastra is 42.5 metres long, 16 metres wide and weighs 52 tons.
The Azimut Grande 120 SL is the first megayacht with a “sport luxury” vocation, capable of combining a sporty version with elegance and comfort.
At the 2012 Dubai show, Feadship will showcase the latest Feadship Future Concept called Qi (scale model only) which was unveiled at the 2011 Monaco Yacht Show. The 56 meter (183.75 ft) concept yacht is named after the Asian concept for the life force that’s presumed to surround and flow through all creation. Feadship luxury … Continued
UK yacht builder Sunseeker presents the new flagship tri-deck motor yacht Sunseeker 155, which is currently in build and is due to be launched in 2014. With a 4500 nautical mile range, this is the first ever semi-displacement, round bilge and long keel hull from Sunseeker. This yacht will reportedly have 40 percent more interior space … Continued
Abu Dhabi’s ADM Shipyards has just launched the 462.5 ft. megayacht Yas, which now ranks as the world’s 6th largest. The yacht, whose design was adapted from a UAE Navy frigate, is rumored to have been commissioned by a member of an Arabic royal family. The vessel features luxurious accommodations for up to 60 guests … Continued
A campaign, in the London Daily Mail, is afoot to build a new megayacht for the Queen of England and the British Royal Family . Their previous vessel, the 412 ft. Royal Brittania built in 1953, was retired in 1997. Codenamed FSP21 (Future Ship Project 21st Century), the 515-ft. vessel would be the third largest … Continued
Montigne was built in 2009 by Turkish yard Aegean Yachts, for an experienced yacht owner who hails from Southeast Asia and is available for sale via Simpson Marine. She is the well-executed culmination of the many thoughts and experiences the owner has had when sailing in his other yachts. The sailboat offers charter guests ample … Continued
An unnamed billionaire has just acquired the 146-metre fast ferry Capricorn, built by Fincantieri in 1999, with plans to convert it to the world’s 4th largest private yacht. The recent sale shall see a complete refurbishment and extension to 152 metre powered by four diesel engines and two gas turbines producing 95,000hp in power. It will … Continued
Bang & Olufsen, world leader in high end audiovisual components, has teamed with another world class Danish brand on a new superyacht. B&O has outfitted Skagen’s Danish Yachts’ new 121-ft. AeroCruiser 38 II, dubbed Shooting Star, with a range of custom-made audio and video products. The yacht features a luxurious and typically Scandinavian influenced interior … Continued
Steve Jobs was designing his own Feadship superyacht at the time of his death. The vessel had been in development since 2009. The design is said to be sleek and minimalist, naturally, with 40-foot-long glass walls and was to be built at Feadship’s facility in the Netherlands. “Sometimes, word gets out about one of our … Continued
With only nine months to go until the 2012 Olympics in London, the jockeying for position among megayacht owners is well underway.