Superyacht News Summary

This page is a summary of the very latest worldwide superyacht news as reported from the luxury private yacht industry. See below for the brief snippets of the constantly updated yachting news stories.

Yachting news which is focused primarily on superyachts (mega yachts) and the larger private luxury yacht industry is proliferating worldwide as more people are become interested about the luxury yachting industry. Yachting has been growing steadily over the last decade and the luxury end of that industry has been growing at an even faster rate. CharterWorld is now providing a yachting news section of the website where visitors can read all about the latest superyacht news stories which are updated many times a day.

This section is essentially a summary of all the luxury yacht charter and super yacht news of the world. We provide it so that you are able to see the latest yachting developments and yacht news as it comes to light. At CharterWorld we also like to keep abreast of what is happening in the yachting world, so that we are able to advise charterers on the latest and best types of charter yachts which available around the world.

The CharterWorld yachting news section is also useful from a purely interest point, for anyone who likes to see how this industry is evolving and what new yacht designs, yacht launches and yachting companies are making the news. We also cover yachting and yacht charter locations, so that the latest info is available as to marina and cruising destinations and related shore based industries.

This section is a great resource filled with yachting articles, superyacht reviews, new yacht designs, ideas and concepts, and large colourful boating images and yachting photography. You can browse the latest news links on the side column or the various main categories, as well as the subject tag links. There are also yacht videos of interesting or new luxury yachts and charter news about yachts new to the charter market or interesting new charter cruising locations around the world as well as updates on interesting yacht voyages.

Another area is news on yacht equipment, water toys, tenders and other gadgets which are peripheral to yachting but are used extensively on superyachts. Marine electronics, engineering, communications and superyacht entertainment systems also creates an endless list of new technological news and developments that are covered here as they come in.

The news section also covers news on the sailing superyacht regattas and sailing sports events thought the year and around the world. There are also boats shows and general yachting industry news articles and various other types of marine news from around the world. If your yacht or yachting company would like to share its news or if you have any further questions about the news section or its content please contact us.

Here is a summary of the latest worldwide superyacht news:

Latest Yachting News Summary

Video: 88,5m Oceanco motor yacht Y710 under sea trials
A video showing the impressive 88,5m Oceanco mega yacht Y710 under sea trials. This striking vessel can comfortably its guests in 7 deluxe cabins.
Shipwrights Lectures 2014 hosted over 200 marine apprentices
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Wednesday, October 15, was marked by the 2014 Shipwrights Lectures. One of the most thought-provoking events to date was attended by over 200 apprentices, shipwrights and students, together with their employers, lecturers, as well as guests.
Anode Replacement Service added to superyacht finishing services of Absolute Boat Care
38m Sunseeker superyacht Serendipity
Absolute Boat Care has added Anode replacement to their services. The company has recently replaced the Anodes of the 38m Sunseeker super yacht Serendipity.
45m FLYING DRAGON Yacht shortlisted for IY&A Award 2015
45m Admiral superyacht Flying Dragon
Built by the prestigious Italian shipyard Admiral, the 45m super yacht Flying Dragon has been nominated for the fifth annual International Yacht & Aviation Award 2015 in the ‘Power Yacht over 40 Metres’ category.
A very successful 2nd ‘Captain’s Day’ organized by ItalianYachtMasters
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Monday, October 13, 2014, saw the Yacht Club Marina di Loano, a beautiful Italy yacht holiday location, hosted the second 'Captain's Day', organized by the ItalianYachtMasters. Organisation, professionalism and training, regulations and taxation were just some of the topics discussed over the course of the day.
Video of Princess 88 Motor Yacht AURORA
A video showing the Princess 88 Motor Yacht AURORA by Princess Yachts. This superb vessel boasts an exquisite detailing as well as the finest fabrics and materials.

Latest New Superyacht Launch News

Launch of new Horizon RP110 motor yacht PARADISE
Horizon RP110 superyacht Paradise at launch - Image credit to Mark Western
Taiwan-based shipyard, Horizon Yachts, has successfully launched the brand new Horizon RP110 super yacht Paradise. Designed by JC Espinosa, she is currently going through sea trials, before her delivery to Australia.
Launch of new 35m Baltic 116 Custom sailing yacht DORYAN at Baltic Yachts
Luxury yacht Baltic 116 Custom at launch
Baltic Yachts has successfully launched their all-new 35m Baltic 116 Custom sailing superyacht Doryan, set for delivery in late Autumn 2014. She has been superbly penned by Nauta Yacht Design.
Launch of new 92,5m motor yacht Hull 1005 at Feadship
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The all-new 92,5m mega yacht Hull 1005 successfully hit the water at the Feadship yard in Makkum, the Netherlands, on Saturday morning, October 11, 2014. This superb vessel can easily host up to 14 guests in maximum comfort.
Hodgdon announces launch of 100ft carbon race yacht COMANCHE
Launch of the 100ft superyacht Comanche by Hodgdon Yachts
September 27, 2014, was marked by the launch of the impressive 100-foot pre-preg carbon race yacht Comanche at Hodgdon Yachts facility in East Boothbay, Maine. She will compete in this year's Sydney to Hobart Race.
Photos from launch of 100 Super Maxi Yacht COMANCHE by Hodgdon Yachts
Hodgdon Yachts ready to launch the 100ft sailing superyacht Comanche
Photos from the launch of the brand new 100' sailing superyacht Comanche at Hodgdon Yachts, released by North Sails President Ken Read and shared by Hodgdon Yachts.
Vismara Marine announces new Vismara Marine Spa
The recent launch of V80 superyacht Nakupenda at Vismara Marine
Vismara Marine has recently signed an important agreement with Industrial and Financial Investments Europe Spa, and announced the new Vismara Marine Spa. The yard has recently launched the new V80 superyacht Nakupenda.
Photos: Launch of Vismara sailing yacht NAKUPENDA to be displayed at Genoa Boat Show 2014
Launch of V80 super yacht Nakupenda at Vismara Marine
Photos from the recent launch of the brand new V80 super yacht Nakupenda by Vismara Marine. She will be showcased at next month's Genoa International Boat Show.
Heesen Yachts announces launch of YN 17042 motor yacht ALIVE – First motor yacht equipped with Hull Vane®
YN17042 superyacht ALIVE by Heesen - Photo credit to Dick Holthuis
The launch of the brand new YN 17042 super yacht ALIVE has been proudly announced by Heesen Yachts. To be delivered on October 31, 2014, she represents the first motor yacht equipped with Hull Vane®.

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Yacht Design News

New 48m motor yacht ARCTIC SUN II concept by Dennis Ingemansson
48m explorer yacht Arctic Sun II by Dennis Ingemansson
Measuring 48 meters in LOA, Arctic Sun II yacht represents the latest concept developed by Dennis Ingemansson, in collaboration with Pendennis Shipyard. Suitable as a support vessel for bigger superyachts or as a standalone expedition yacht, this superb vessel can comfortably sleep 8 guests in total.
New 98m motor yacht SEA ARROW design by Verme Projects
New 98m mega yacht Sea Arrow design by Verme Projects
Measuring 98 meters in length, super yacht Sea Arrow design is a striking concept, proudly introduced by Verme Projects from Italy. The vessel is available in multiple interior layouts and with a helipad.
Arrival of 75,80m motor yacht ICON 250 hull at ICON Yachts
Rendering of the 75,80m mega yacht ICON 250 by ICON Yachts and Tim Heywood
The hull of the impressive 75,80m mega yacht ICON 250 has recently arrived at ICON Yachts in the Netherlands. Due to be completed in early 2017, this striking vessel has been beautifully designed by Tim Heywood, with interior design by Studio Massari.
30m Sarp sailing yacht THE GEM with interior design by Stephen Huish
30m Sarp superyacht THE GEM with interiors by Stephen Huish
UK-based yacht interior design studio, Stephen Huish Design, has proudly unveiled the interior for the 30m sailing yacht THE GEM. The vessel has been designed by Tanju Kalaycioglu of Taka Yacht Design, with engineering by Sarp Yachts.
Additional renderings of 44m Spirit of Tradition sailing yacht ANTHEM concept by Stephens Waring Yacht Design
44m Spirit of Tradition superyacht Anthem concept by Stephens Waring Yacht Design
The additional renderings of the 44m super yacht Anthem concept has been proudly unveiled by Stephens Waring Yacht Design. This beautiful Spirit of Tradition maxi ketch has been optimized for family cruising and professionally crewed luxury yacht charters.
New 44m motor yacht YARA 44 unveiled by ISA Yachts
New 44m super yacht Yara 44 unveiled by ISA Yachts
New 44m super yacht Yara 44 has been proudly introduced by ISA Yachts from Ancona, Italy. This striking vessel has been developed in partnership with Omega Design and Van Oossanen Naval Architects. Its larger version, the 48m Yara 48 yacht, is also under development.
Motor yacht Krogen 70’ project by Kadey-Krogen Yachts
Motor yacht Krogen 70' project by Kadey-Krogen Yachts
Measuring 22 meters in LOA, the Krogen 70' project represents the largest model ever introduced by Kadey-Krogen Yachts from the USA. The vessel is an incredibly spacious raised pilothouse design, representing an amazing social center.