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

Make the Western Mediterranean your playground with open yacht Jag’B
Luxury yacht JAG'B - Sundeck
For charter groups looking to sight-see as much of a Mediterranean region as possible within a week, open yacht JAG'B is ready for charter. Relax on the sunpads or soak in the Jacuzzi on the flybridge with uninterrupted views of the striking coast, or socialise together in the bright and spacious salon. Capable of reaching a top speed of 30 knots an hour, luxury yacht JAG'B ensures that guests will spend more time enjoying their destinations than travelling there.
Explore the Mediterranean charter grounds aboard S/Y Rox Star
Luxury yacht ROX STAR - Stern sunpads
Discover an elegant sailing yacht created for living life to its fullest with 40m/131ft sailing yacht ROX STAR, now ready for charter in the Mediterranean. Built to the highest standards, her deck area is designed for as much guest use as possible and the large beach club as well as the swim platform adds to the amount of contact every guest has with their picturesque destination.
Charter newly refitted open yacht Pure One in the Mediterranean
Open yacht PURE ONE - Built by Leopard
Newly refitted 46m/152ft open yacht PURE ONE is ready to make your Mediterranean charter adventure come true with a fantastic range of water toys, glamorous interiors, spacious exteriors and high performance. Capable of reaching a top speed of 32 knots and a consistent cruising speed of 26 knots, she is the perfect choice for guests looking to sight-see at multiple destinations within a region.
Charter superyacht Trending in the Western Mediterranean
Luxury yacht TRENDING - Built by Westport
50m/164ft superyacht TRENDING is now available for charter in the Western Mediterranean and guests looking to fill their days with fun along the many spectacular beaches will be impressed with the huge variety of water toys aboard the Approved RYA Water Sports Centre and PADI Certified Dive Centre. Perfectly suited to entertaining both guests and additional visitors, luxury yacht TRENDING is up to date after a 2016 refit and ready to live life in the here and now.
Luxury yacht Scorpion available for charter in the Mediterranean
Luxury yacht SCORPION - Sundeck sunpads, seating and alfresco dining
Take life at a slower pace and discover the amazing natural wonders surrounding you on a Mediterranean charter aboard sailing yacht CLEAR EYES. With a great collection of water toys, spacious outdoor areas and the unusual and welcome additions of a Jacuzzi and light-flooded salon for a sailing yacht, CLEAR EYES is a sensational treat for all family and friends.
Charter sailing yacht Clear Eyes in the Mediterranean this summer
Luxury yacht CLEAR EYES - Master suite
Take life at a slower pace and discover the amazing natural wonders surrounding you on a Mediterranean charter aboard sailing yacht CLEAR EYES. With a great collection of water toys, spacious outdoor areas and the unusual and welcome additions of a Jacuzzi and light-flooded salon for a sailing yacht, CLEAR EYES is a sensational treat for all family and friends.
Superyacht Video: 73M HASNA by Feadship leaving for Rotterdam
73m HASNA at her launch - photo credit Feadship
Video of the superyacht HASNA built by Feadship, leaving for the port of Rotterdam. The 73-metre was launched earlier in June for an Australian client.
Charter yacht Lionheart declared winner of the America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta and J-Class Regatta
Classic yacht RANGER - Salon
After winning the America's Cup Superyacht Regatta, sailing yacht LIONHEART from Holland Jachtbouw has secured a second victory in the J-Class event by beating nearest rivals VELSHEDA and HANUMAN. Of the J-Class sailing yachts, both S/Y LIONHEART and S/Y RANGER are available for charter. Find out more about their appearance facilities.
Top 10 Charter Spots in the Mediterranean for Party Lovers
Hvar - Mario Romulic and Drazen Stojcic - Courtesy of Croatian National Tourist Board
If you have the perfect party superyacht in mind but are struggling to work out where you want to charter to this summer, gain some inspiration from this list of 10 popular luxury destinations strewn across the Mediterranean.
Top 12 luxury catamarans for charter
Sailing catamaran ENIGMA - A Lagoon 620 model. Photo credit Nicolas Claris
When it comes to the luxury charter market monohulls tend to receive the most attention, leaving the perks of chartering a catamaran in the dark for most novice sailors. However, a strong and faithful following has created a thriving industry for luxury catamaran builders and there have been a number of launches over the past decade featuring lustrous interiors and massive water toys collections for hours of fun. Take a look at these top 12 catamarans available for charter at destinations across the world and prepare for your perfect holiday today.

Latest New Superyacht Launch News

47M Heesen yacht BOOK ENDS delivered
BOOK ENDS photographed by night - credit Heesen Yachts
Built as YN 17947 by Heesen Yachts, luxury yacht BOOK ENDS was delivered to her proud Owner on 13th June 2017. Measuring 47 metres with a displacement below 500GT, she was constructed for an experienced yachtsman from America who will now enjoy cruising aboard his new vessel exploring the Mediterranean this summer, followed by Atlantic...
Superyacht Delivery: 74m M/Y AURORA by Lurssen handed over to her Owners
AURORA running shot aerial - Photo Klaus Jordan
The German luxury yacht builder, Lurssen has proudly announced the delivery of the impressive 74-metre superyacht AURORA inspired by the beautiful Art Deco era.
Luxury Catamaran Sunreef 88DD Launched in Poland
Sunreef Catamaran 88DD launched
Sunreef Yachts have launched 88DD luxury catamaran. The new yacht measure 27 metres and incorporates highly important features of a brand new vessel: luxury, privacy and performance.
48m luxury yacht Andiamo launched by Baglietto
Motor yacht ANDIAMO - Built and recently launched by Baglietto
48m/157ft luxury yacht ANDOAMO has been launched by Baglietto at its shipyard in La Spezia along the Italian Riviera. The 48m hull is an evolution on the 46m model on which M/Y ANDOAMO is based, showing improving vision from the helm and moving the tender garage forward for a better beach club when in use.
Feadship launches 73m Superyacht Hasna
Famous shipbuilder Feadship launched the new 73-metre luxury superyacht Hasna. She was built for an experinced owner, who wished to commissional a family-friendly luxury vessel.
Ferretti Group Launched Motor Yacht Navetta 37 Hull #3
Custom Line Navetta 37 hull #3 launch
Navetta 37 hull #3 was launched at Custom Line's facilities in Ancona. The owner of the superyacht is a client from the Middle East.
Latest Wider 150 rechristened and launched as ‘BARTALI’
Wider has announced that MY BARTALI was successfully launched on the 20th of May
Wider has announced the launch of its latest hull, the WIDER 150 BARTALI. The aluminium hull features innovative technology that won numerous awards an the interest of many potential owners when she was first introduced to the luxury yacht market, ensuring the popularity of the WIDER 150 with potential charter guests for years to come.
Motor Yacht Lejos 3 Launched at Benetti Shipyard in Viareggio
Benetti BF104 MY Lejos 3
The fourth motor yacht from the Benetti Fast 125' series has hit the water. M/Y Lejos 3 was launched in Viareggio earlier this week. She might become available for charters, same as her sister ship Skyler, which recently joined the global fleet of charter yachts.
27m Superyacht Continental Two Anemeli Launched at Van Der Valk
27m Anemeli -Van Der Valk
Dutch shipbuilder Van Der Valk has launched the 27-metre motor Anemeli. One of the superb features of the yacht is the powerful MAN 1900 V12 engines, first ever supplied by MAN Rollo for a yacht.
Project Serenitas II: the new 31.70m motor yacht by Mengi-Yay
Project Serenitas II is a new superyacht built by Mengi-Yay. She was designed by Ginton Naval Architects and has a beautiful interior design by Guido De Groot Design.

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Yacht Design News

Rossinavi and Pininfarina superyacht concept to debut at the Superyacht Gallery 2017
Stern view of luxury yacht AUREA concept with the largest beach club in her size range
Pininfarina has announced its first collaboration with yacht builders Rossinavi to create a sleek, 70m/230ft superyacht concept which was revealed at the Superyacht Gallery 2017 on the 1st of June.
Baikal Yachts Presented the Innovative 36m Trimaran Baikal 36 SMT for Divers
Baikal Trimaran 36 SMT
Baikal Yachts unveiled the new 36-metre luxury trimaran concept specifically for diving enthusiasts. The project has a codename 36 SMT and was developed by Sergey Gmyra and Maksim Lodkin of Baikal Yachts.
Arcadia and Hot Lab present the 100+ Superyacht Project
Arcadia 100+ is a new superyacht project by Arcadia Yachts and Hot Lab Design. This is a new version of Arcadia motor yacht Aria S, and is expected to be an even more successful yacht project.
ERA 80 Superyacht: A unique Superyacht charter opportunity identified by Ricky Smith Designs
80m ERA motor yacht concept by Ricky Smith Designs
New charter opportunities identified in Australia, with the 80-metre Ricky Smith Designs superyacht concept offering the right naval architecture, performance, interior and exterior spaces, and luxury amenities to fully enjoy not only this beautiful part of the world but also other worldwide destinations such as Europe, Asia or America.
Zuccon announces PY Heritage 45m concept for Picchiotti Yachts
Zuccon concept salon and dining area for PY HERITAGE 45M
Zuccon has presented its latest explorer yacht concept for Picchiotti Yachts: PY HERITAGE 45M, which pay tribute to the late Gerhard Gilgenast who was an essential designer for Pichiotti Yachts and an influence on the whole industry. The design from Zuccon integrates many unique elements, including a 3m height clearance on the main deck and a private owner's terrace in the bow.
In Build: CRN Unveils the new 62m Superyacht
CRN presented the new 62m superyacht project, which is already under construction in Italy.
Baglietto announces new 55m by Santa Maria Magnolfi
Baglietto 55m Santa Maria Magnolfi - Aerial view
Baglietto announces the a new 55m/180ft superyacht designed by Santa Maria Magnoli, complete with gym, spa, a cinema, and an Owner's suite with a private office and balcony. The upper deck alone has over 280m of exterior living paces and a 6m pool has been incorporated into the forward deck near the bow. Baglietto is currently working on five superyachts, the first of which is expected to be completed in summer 2018.