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

Charter sailing yacht AQuijo in colourful South and Central America
Luxury ketch AQuiJo - Built by Oceanco and Vitters. Photo by Stuart Pearce
Sailing yacht AQUIJO is ready to take your group on the adventure of a lifetime on a luxury charter in South and Central America this winter. One of the most anticipated superyachts of 2016, she features an innovative design that contains a beach club Jacuzzi, a skydeck Jacuzzi, a seam room, a sauna and excellent deck space for parties under the stars.
Live life to the fullest when you charter M/Y Go in the Western Mediterranean
Luxury yacht GO - Main salon and formal dining area
43m/141ft superyacht GO is available for Western Mediterranean charters and has plenty to offer family and friends looking to celebrate a special occasion or entertain outdoors. She has an excellent variety of water toys and as a PADI Certified Dive Centre guests have every opportunity to explore above and below the water of each spectacular destination.
Hatteras announces delivery of luxury yacht M90 Panacera
Luxury yacht M90 - Formal dining in the open-plan salon
28m/92ft luxury yacht M90 PANACERA has been sucessfully delivered ahead of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Conrad Shipyard announces superyacht C133 approaching completion
The open plan main salon and formal dining area aboard Conrad superyacht C133
Polish yacht builders Conrad Shipyard has provided an update on the status of their flagship 40m/131ft superyacht code named C133, designed for a repeat client.
Mariette of 1915 returns to Pendennis yard for refit
Luxury schooner MARIETTE OF 1915 at the Pendennis shipyard in Falmouth, UK
The 42m/138ft classic sailing yacht MARIETTE OF 1915 has returned to the Pendennis shipyard in Falmouth, UK for her fourth refit at the yard since 2010. The repair work will target the steel hull and superstructure and include a new engine room layout, which will be ready for relaunch in Spring 2018.
Charter explorer yacht Pioneer in the Western Mediterranean
Superyacht PIONEER - Lower sundeck and Jacuzzi
46m/150ft expedition yacht PIONEER is ready for charter in the Mediterranean, providing guests with stately interiors and large outdoor lounging spaces to make the most of the warm Mediterranean sunshine. M/Y PIONEER is also a PADI Certified Dive Centre and comes with a great selection of water toys for making the most of the amazing beaches and dive sites of such locations as the South of France.
Water toys-packed luxury yacht Air available in the Western Mediterranean
Motor yacht AIR - Built by Benetti
50m/164ft superyacht AIR from Benetti is available for charter in the Western Mediterranean and is an opportunity not to be missed: As well as an award-winning chef, her crew consists of a massage therapist, a yoga teacher and flyboard and kitesurfing instructors. With status as a PADI Certified Dive Centre and an RYA Water Sports Centre, thrill-seekers and luxury lovers will enjoy every minute on board.
Charter superyacht Big Fish in New Zealand and Papua New Guinea
Superyacht BIG FISH - Sundeck Jacuzzi and alfresco dining
Motor yacht BIG FISH is available for charter in the South Pacific this winter. This award-winning superyacht was also a finalist in a number of categories for her excellent interior and exterior layout as well a her environmentally friendly credentials. As an Apporved RYA Water Sports Centre with a wealth of water toys, your group is fully prepared for an adventure holiday among exotic deserted islands.
Sail through the Eastern Mediterranean aboard the stately luxury gulet Silver Moon
Kulach Yachts-built sailing yacht SILVER MOON
Luxury gulet SILVER MOON is ready for Eastern Mediterranean charters this autumn. With her stately appearance, excellent outdoor spaces and variety of water toys coupled with Approved RYA Water Sports Centre status, she is an excellent choice for charters with family and friends.
Charter 39m/127ft superyacht Panfeliss in the stunning Eastern Mediterranean
Superyacht PANFELISS - Master suite
Charter 39m/127ft superyacht PANFELISS in the Eastern Mediterranean this autumn and sight-see among the UNESCO World Heritage Sites and the incredible beaches along the Greek islands. The main deck aft can be covered to ensure that it is ready for use whatever the weather may bring, while the sundeck has uninterrupted views while you and your group soak away your cares in the Jacuzzi.

Latest New Superyacht Launch News

Dynamiq yachts launches 35 metre superyacht GTT 115
Aft view of Dynamiq Yachts and Studio F.A. Porsche collaboration, superyacht GTT 115
Dynamiq Yachts has announced the launch of the 35 metre GTT 115, which will be available to view at the Monaco Yacht Show this September.
Pershing 9x launched and named ‘Najati’
Fast planing Pershing 9x motor yacht NAJATI
Pershing recently launched M/Y NAJATI, the first hull in the Pershing 9x series that features a number of improvements on its predecessor, the Pershing 92.
Feadship launches dive-focussed custom superyacht Samaya
Aft view of motor yacht SAMAYA
69m/226ft explorer yacht SAMAYA has been launched and Feadship has provided an in-depth look into this exceptional dive-focussed superyacht dedicated to exploring uncharted territory and providing a research station for scientists and the media to highlight the condition of some of the world’s most fragile ecosystems and species.
Second Mediterraneo 116′ superyacht launched by Benetti
Benetti BM002 Mediterraneo 116' - Due for delivery in October
Benetti has announced the launch of the second Mediterraneo 116' superyacht and has provided details on her layout and the features that make her unique.
CMB Project Miracle motor yacht launched and renamed Liquid Sky
Bird's eye view of the new luxury yacht LIQUID SKY from CMB Yachts
CMB Yachts has launched its 46.5m superyacht, code-named PROJECT MIRACLE, and has christened it LIQUID SKY.
Feadship hull 696 unveiled at Aalsmeer shipyard
Hull 696 will be officially launched and named shortly. Photo credit - Feadship
Feadship has unveiled hull 696, a 69m superyacht and the fourth superyacht from the yard this year.
Hatteras launches its first Hatteras 90 motor yacht
Interior of the Hatteras 90 luxury yacht range - Built by American ship builder Hatteras
American yacht builders Hatteras have launched the first hull in the Hatteras 90 series, which will be on display at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show in Florida early November.
Perini Navi launches 60m/170ft sailing yacht Seven
Perini Navi sailing yacht SEVEN at night
Perini Navi has launched their third 60m/170ft sailing yacht and their 62nd superyacht: S/Y SEVEN. The aluminium ketch will make her public debut at the Monaco Yacht Show in September.
Tansu Yachts launches flagship M/Y Cyclone
Superyacht CYCLONE has been launched by Tansu Yachts from the shipyard in Istanbul, Turkey
43.7m/143ft motor yacht CYCLONE has been launched by Tansu Yachts from the facilities in Istanbul, Turkey. The flagship superyacht will undergo superyacht trials before heading to the Monaco Yacht Show for her debut in September.
Wally announces the successful launch of sailing yacht Tango
30m/98ft sailing yacht TANGO preparing for launch. Photo credit - Virgilio Fidanza
Wally has announced the launch of the fourth Wallycento: 30m/98ft sailing yacht TANGO. Designed for performance racing as well as cruising, she will race against three other Wallycentos at the Les Voiles de Saint Tropez in late September.

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Yacht Design News

Malcolm McKeon Yacht Design reveals latest commission for a 78m luxury sloop
Malcom McKeon luxury sloop concept MM78
Malcolm McKeon Yacht Design has unveiled details on their latest project: a 78m/256ft luxury sloop code-named Project MM78.
Otam unveils highly customisable 100 HT superyacht concept
100 HT luxury yacht - Aft view
Otam has unveiled the HT 100, a 30m/100ft superyacht concept created by Umberto Tagliavini that maximises guest living spaces through innovative design solutions. The HT 100 offers owners a range of customisation options for interior and exterior spaces and high performance while cruising and at anchor.
Spirit Yachts unveils largest wooden yacht concept since 1930s Shamrock V
Construction began in April on the single-masted SPIRIT 111. Image credit Spirit Yachts
Spirit Yachts unveiled the 34m wooden sloop 'SPIRIT 111' at the Southampton Boat Show - the largest wooden yacht since SHAMROCK V in the 1930s. Built for an experienced owner, the design allows for sailing without a crew and is one of the most environmentally friendly superyachts ever built.
CNC and Green Yachts collaborate on Naucrates 85 project
An additional superstructure can be added to the NAUCRATES 85
Italian design studio Green Yachts has announced a collaboration with Chantier Naval Chioggia (CNC) to create a support vessel that can be converted into a motor yacht: the NAUCRATES 85.
Icon Yachts reveals newest conversion: ‘Project Ragnar’
The conversion from SANABORG to PROJECT RAGNAR
Icon Yachts has announced its latest conversion project: RAGNAR. Originally a support supply vessel with ice-braking capabilities built in 2012, the conversion will create a luxury expedition yacht that will be able to house numerous water toys and tenders, as well as a helicopter, submarine and a luxury Ripsaw EV2 tank.
Oceania Interiors named designers for motorised catamaran The Beast
Motor yacht THE BEAST - Oceania Interiors will design, manufacture and install her living spaces
38m/128ft expedition catamaran THE BEAST will be built in New Zealand, with interiors by Oceania Marine Shipyard division Oceania Interiors.
Vripack unveils new MCP 120 luxury yacht concept
Concept design of the MCP 120 superyacht from Vripack and MCP Yachts
Vripack has unveiled its latest collaboration with MCP Yachts: a 36m/120ft superyacht designed for a large family in South America.