This sailing yacht AMERICA is a superyacht of well sized proportions. This 40 metre (130 ft) luxury yacht was proudly created at Goudy & Stevens in 1967. She is a classic twin masted schooner. Superyacht AMERICA is a superb yacht that is able to sleep as many as 6 guests on board and has approximately 8 crew. The naval architecture office who actualised the design in respect of this ship is Olin J. Stephens and George Steers.
The yacht's wider design collaboration came from Olin J Stephens and George Steers. The formal naval architect firm plans are the creation of Olin J Stephens. In 1967 she was formally launched to celebration in East Boothbay Me and following sea trials and final completion was then handed over to the yacht owner. Goudy & Stevens completed their new build sailing yacht in the United States. A moderate feeling is achieved with a total beam (width) of 6.71 m / 22 ft. With a 3.66m (12ft) draught (maximum depth) she is fairly deep. The material pine wood wooden with oak wooden frames was used in the building of the hull of the sailing yacht. Her superstructure over the hull is created from teak. Over the deck of AMERICA she is 31.36 (102.9 ft) in length. In 1996 further refit work and modernisation was also finished.
The sailing yacht utilises two efficient GM diesel engine(s) and can touch a prudent maximum limit speed of approximately 12 knots. The engine of the ship gives 320 horse power (or 235 kilowatts). Her total HP is 640 HP and her total Kilowatts are 471. She is driven by twin screw propellers. This yachtâ€™s moderate cruise speed is 8 knots which produces a range of 3000.
Bestowing cabins for a limit of 6 yacht guests staying on board, the AMERICA accommodates everyone comfortably. Normally the vessel carries circa 8 expert crew to operate.
Her Engine(s) is two 320 Horse Power / 235 kW GM. The Model type is 8V 71 diesel. - Total engine power output 640 HP /471 KW. - Cruising at a speed of 8 knots. - Top Speed: 12 nautical miles per hour. - Range: 3000 at a speed of 8 knots. - Fuel Capacity: 9084 L. - Water: 6400.00. - Power generation: Northern Lights 2 times 20 kilowatts. - Sail Area: 5387. - Yacht Beam: 6.71m/22ft. - Length on Deck: 31.36m/102.9ft. - Waterline Length (LWL): 27.68m/90.8ft. - Draught Maximum: 3.66m/12ft. Yacht Type: twin masted schooner.
Her deck material is predominantly a teak deck.
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