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

New UIM Secretary General
UIM Council Meeting
Thomas Kurth (SUI) has been appointed as new Secretary General of the Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) at its Council Meeting, which tool place in the lovely Ibiza yacht holiday location on October 25, 2014.
CSA Annual Conference a Great Success
Delegates gathered at Antigua Yacht Club during the CSA Annual Conference held October 24-26
It has been a very successful Caribbean Sailing Association (CSA) Annual Conference. The event took place from October 24 to 26 at Antigua Yacht Club in English Harbour, a fabulous Antigua yacht holiday destination, nestled in the Caribbean.
Video: Claasen Shipyards
A video presenting Claasen Shipyards - one of the most prominent yards in the Dutch luxury yacht building industry.
Video from launch of first Nauta Air 90’ motor yacht NOGA at Cantiere delle Marche
A video showing the launch of the first Nauta Air 90’ super yacht NOGA, which took place at Cantiere delle Marche in Summer 2014.
Baltic 107 sailing yacht INUKSHUK wins 2014 ISS Design Award
Baltic 107 Yacht Inukshuk under sail
The ISS Design Award 2014 in the category ‘Best sailing yacht in the 24m – 40m’ went to the majestic Baltic 107 super yacht Inukshuk, designed by German Frers.
Sea trials for 120m MARYAH Yacht
Luxury motor yacht project 120 designed by H2 Yacht Design
The outstanding 120-metre mega yacht MARYAH (Project CZAR) is presently going through her first sea trials. Launched by the Greek Elefsis Shipyard earlier in 2014, she has been superbly penned by H2 Yacht Design.

Latest New Superyacht Launch News

Video from launch of new Baltic 116 Custom sailing yacht DORYAN
A video showing the recent launch of the all-new Baltic 116 Custom super yacht DORYAN, beautifully designed by Nauta Yacht Design.
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
99m-Feadship-motor-yacht-Madame-Gu-Project-Dream-hull-1004
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.

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Yacht Design News

Sea trials for 120m MARYAH Yacht
Luxury motor yacht project 120 designed by H2 Yacht Design
The outstanding 120-metre mega yacht MARYAH (Project CZAR) is presently going through her first sea trials. Launched by the Greek Elefsis Shipyard earlier in 2014, she has been superbly penned by H2 Yacht Design.
Video: Heesen Yachts at Monaco Yacht Show 2014
A video showing the prestigious Dutch builder, Heesen Yachts, at last month's Monaco Yacht Show 2014. During the event, the company presented their largest project to date - the 70m mega yacht KOMETA.
Motor yacht STARFISH concept by Stevens Lawson Architects shortlisted for IY&A Award 2015
Motor yacht Starfish concept by Stevens Lawson Architects
Super yacht STARFISH concept by Stevens Lawson Architects has been nominated for the International Yacht & Aviation Award 2015, in the ‘Yacht Concept over 40 metres’ category.
New 32m motor yacht LIBERTY unveiled by Columbus Yachts
New 32m superyacht Liberty by Columbus Yachts and Marco Casali
Currently under construction in Palumbo Group Naples Yard, the all-new 32m superyacht Liberty has been announced by Columbus Yachts. Developed in partnership with Marco Casali - Too-Design Studio, she will be presented in an exclusive preview at the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show 2014.
Sneak preview of new 70m sailing yacht project by Adam Voorhees
Latest 70m mega yacht project by Adam Voorhees
Adam Voorhees has announced his all-new 70m superyacht project, set to be fully unveiled at the upcoming Fort Lauderdale Boat Show.
Sailing yacht OCD 130 – A 130’ Blue Water Cruiser/Racer concept by JFA Yachts and Owen Clarke Design
OCD 130 Cruiser Yacht by JFA Yachts and Owen Clarke Design
Luxury sailing yacht OCD 130 represents a superb 130-foot concept design, developed by JFA Yachts and Owen Clarke Design. This true blue water cruiser boasts deluxe interiors and is capable of ocean passages.
New superyacht projects unveiled by JFA Yachts
New 144' Explorer Yacht Concept by JFA and Bill Dixon
Three all-new superyacht projects have been proudly introduced by JFA Yachts from France. These include a 115' power catamaran yacht, a 144’ explorer yacht, as well as a 100’ sailing yacht.