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Impressive Video of Superyacht HOME in a Storm

July 13, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Launched in April 2017, HOME is the first Fast Displacement Hull Form motor yacht with hybrid propulsion. She measures 50 metres and was built by bespoke Heesen Yachts. Her highly efficient hull design was developed by Van Oossanen Naval Architects and engineered by Heesen’s in-house specialists.

Superyacht Home in the North Sea. Photo: © Dutch Yachting

Superyacht Home in the North Sea. Photo: © Dutch Yachting

HOME showed some impressive results at the sea trials: her range exceeded by 500 nautical miles, with a total of 4,200 nm at 12 knots, with 45,000 litres of fuel capacity. She also showed some fantastic results in terms of noise and vibration levels, running at faster than 9 knots in silence.

Superyacht Home in the North Sea. Photo: © Dutch Yachting

Superyacht Home in the North Sea. Photo: © Dutch Yachting

Motor yacht Home was built to the design by Omega Architects, while bespoke Cristiano Gatto took care of her amazing interior layout and decor.

Superyacht Home in the North Sea - running. Photo: © Dutch Yachting

Superyacht Home in the North Sea – running. Photo: © Dutch Yachting

Superyacht Home in the stormy weather in the North Sea. Photo: © Dutch Yachting

Superyacht Home in the stormy weather in the North Sea. Photo: © Dutch Yachting

Watch the thrilling footage of Home running through the waves in North Sea storm on her way to Gibraltar:

Home will make her debut appearance at the Monaco Yacht Show 2017.

Superyacht Video: How to Build a Luxury Sailing Yacht in 2 Minutes

July 12, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Baltic Yachts launched the highly anticipated sailing yacht Pink Gin VI in May 2017. The yacht has now been successfully delivered to her owner. However, much attention drawn to this beauty was the fact that she is currently the largest carbon fibre sloop.

Baltic Yachts Sailing yacht Pink Gin VI

Baltic Yachts Sailing yacht Pink Gin VI

Watch the fascinating video on how to build Luxury Sailing Yacht Pink Gin below:

Sailing Yacht Pink Gin VI boasts naval architecture by Judel/Vrolijk and interior design by Design Unlimited.

She offers accommodation across seven cabins: six lovely guest cabins and a master cabin. A great addition to her striking design is the fold-out balconies, which provide impressive views.

Sailing yacht Pink Gin VI is now cruising the Mediterranean, and you can spot her in Italy, France, Monaco or Greece.

Find our more about superyachts built by Baltic Yachts here.

Watch: Recently Delivered 110m Mega Yacht Jubilee in Gibraltar

July 10, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Oceanco 110-metre superyacht Jubilee has now been delivered. She has just reached Gibraltar, her first destination on the maiden journey. Jubilee still has the title of the largest superyacht ever built in the Netherlands. Watch close-up video of Jubilee docked at Gibraltar Mid Harbour Marina:

Oceanco Jubilee delivered. Photo credit Dutch Yachting

Oceanco Jubilee delivered. Photo credit Dutch Yachting

Mega Yacht Jubilee is the largest ever built by Oceanco. Her famous double-deck visual effect, developed by Igor Lobanov, visually enlarges the yacht. The interior design is by Sam Sorgiovanni, acclaimed superyacht designer, who has worked on a large number of luxury mega yachts. Jubilee has a helicopter operating deck, as well as a huge pool with an aquarium and a massive beach club.

Oceanco mega yacht Jubilee. Photo credit Dutch Yachting

Oceanco mega yacht Jubilee. Photo credit Dutch Yachting

Jubilee is able to accommodate 30 guests in 15 cabins, while her owner has a huge amount of private space on the dedicated owner’s deck.

“Our plans for JUBILEE’s first season are to cruise the Western Med,” says build captain Roy Dance. “But after that, who knows, this yacht is certainly capable of going anywhere in the world.”

Find out more about Oceanco here, or view a selection of Oceanco luxury superyacht available for charter now. Contact CharterWorld for more information.

Video: 87m Feadship Superyacht Hull #700 Technical Launch

July 10, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

The imposing 87-metre Feadship Hull #700 superyacht has emerged from the shipyard. She was spotted while being transported to Aalsmeer yard for the final development stage.

Feadship Hull #700 Transportation/Technical launch. Photo credit Gerrit Bouma: Dutch Yachting

Feadship Hull #700 Transportation/Technical launch. Photo credit Gerrit Bouma: Dutch Yachting

Little is know about this highly confidential technical launch. However, the first photos of Feadship Hull #700 show that the superyacht features masculine exterior profile, as well as sharp lines and impressive size. According to Dutch Yachting, the yacht was designed by Sinot Exclusive Yacht Design, and yet, we are expecting some official information on this yacht project from Feadship.

Feadship Hull #700 - technical launch. Photo credit Dutch Yachting

Feadship Hull #700 – technical launch. Photo credit Dutch Yachting

Feadship Hull #700. Photo credit Dutch Yachting

Feadship Hull #700. Photo credit Dutch Yachting

Transportation of Feadship Hull #700. Photo credit Dutch Yachting

Transportation of Feadship Hull #700. Photo credit Dutch Yachting

Watch the technical launch videos below:

Once launched, Feadship hull #700 will be among the top 100 superyachts in the world in terms of length. Moreover, Hull #700 will become another proud addition to the fleet of the bespoke Dutch shipbuilder Feadship, known for building exceptional luxury yachts for over 65 years.

The shipbuilder recently delivered superyacht Hasna, which was launched earlier this year and commissioned to an Australian owner. You can find our more about Feadship yachts here, or alternatively view a selection of Feadship luxury superyachts available for charter right now.

Top 10 Superyacht Drone Videos

June 01, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

If you ever wondered how luxury superyachts looked in real life and how huge they actually were, the best way to get the idea is to watch a drone footage. With drone videos gaining popularity and our love to superyachts never fading away, this Mediterranean summer 2017 begins with our compilation of the best 10 drone videos.  

M/Y A in Portofino

M/Y A in Portofino. Photo credit FlyView

Motor Yacht A in Portofino

The extremely popular luxury vessel with the striking exterior, Motor yacht A has visited Portofino quite a few times. Watch her drone footage below and you will get to see the yacht from very interesting angles….and you will finally get the see her incredible aft deck from the top. It’s an impressive swimming pool, isn’t it?

Eclipse in Gibraltar

The second largest yacht in the world has been spotted in so many locations in the world that we have event lost count. The drone video of Eclipse from Gibraltar showcases the imposing size of the yacht, as well as her enormous decks.

Rising Sun in Portofino

The biggest news about Rising Sun is, perhaps, her Tahiti cruise hosting the Obamas with Oprah and Bruce Springsteen. This 138m superyacht provides ultra deluxe accommodation to her lucky guests with en-suite bathroom facilities, luxurious amenities and is said to have Jacuzzi spas in her staterooms.

Savannah in France

The multi-award winning mega yacht Savannah was launched in 2015. She measures 83.50 metres and has a hybrid propulsion system. Apart from that, she boasts a head-spinning interior design and a large number of lavish amenities. She is available for charters this summer, find out more now.

Atlante in the French Riviera

Another multi-award winning superyacht, Atlante, was filmed with a drone in the French Riviera. Her military exterior and bold looks were designed by bespoke Nuvolari Lenard.

Venus

This drone footage gives you a good idea on how big Steve Job’s superyacht Venus is. She differs from the other yachts by her simple and crisp hull and superstructure. Her minimalistic design was developed by Philippe Starck in collaboration with Steve Jobs.

Khalilah

Also known as the “Gold Yacht”, thanks to her unique hull colour, Khalilah is a 48-metre luxury yacht built by Palmer Johnson. She is one of the most well-known superyachts built in America. Watch the video below and get inspired. Would you go on a yacht charter vacation abroad Khalilah?

Lady M in Sardinia

Sleek and sporty, Lady M is a 65-metre luxury yacht owned by Alexei Mordashov, the chairman and majority shareholder at Severstal in Russia. Here is her cool drone video from another famous yachting destination in Italy, Sardinia

St David passing through the Corinth Canal

The 60m luxury superyacht St David was launched by Benetti in 2008 and is one of the most elegant charter yachts on the water. Superyacht St David benefits from fantastic and proven Benetti building quality, design and styling and boasts a beautiful interior design by the celebrated Andrew Winch. Secure St David for charter from EUR240,000 per week plus expenses.

 

Sailing Yacht A in Details: Close-Up HD Video

May 31, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Sailing Yacht A, a superyacht that will definitely have the title of the most talked about luxury yacht of 2017, was spotted in Capri. Here is the astonishing high definition close-up video of Sailing Yacht A. 

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S/Y A in Capri. Photo credit Andrea Salvia – Company By Tourism

 
Sailing yacht A was delivered in May 2017 and spotted with Motor Yacht A in Monaco for the first time back then. Later it was reported that S/Y A made an appearance in Italy with her owner aboard.

Sailing Yacht A and Motor Yacht A in May in Monaco. Photo credit Nicolas Benazeth - Charter World

Sailing Yacht A and Motor Yacht A in May in Monaco. Photo credit Nicolas Benazeth – Charter World

Sailing Yacht A measures 143 metres and is currently the largest sailing yacht in the world. She was built by Nobiskrug and designed by Philippe Starck. You can find out more about this magnificent vessel here.

Watch: Custom Line Superyacht Navetta 42 under Construction

May 24, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Custom Line, a popular brand of the Ferretti Group, has just unveiled the latest photos and a video of superyacht Navetta 42, which is currently under construction. Navetta 42 is the largest semi-displacement yacht ever built by Custom Line to date. This is an outstanding project of Studio Zuccon International Project in collaboration with Ferretti Group.

Navetta 42. Photo credit custom line

Navetta 42. Photo credit custom line

The four-deck vessel is fully customisable. Her proposed accommodation layout comprises of the owner’s master suite of a generous size, and either four VIP suites or five standard cabins with an ensuite.

custom line navetta 42. photo credit custom line yacht

Custom Line Navetta 42. Photo credit Custom Line

The large beach club is placed at the sea level at the aft. There is a large tender garage, which allows space for carrying water toys and tenders. Five various engine options will be provided according to a buy’s preference.

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NEW-Custom-Line-Navetta-42

Navetta 42 will be launched in 2018.

While this yacht project is underway, there are some exception luxury charter yachts built by the Ferretti Group, which you can secure for charter right now. View a selection here or contact our yacht charter specialist for more information.

Watch: Yacht Support Vessel GAME CHANGER in London

May 24, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Launched earlier in 2017, Game Changer is a stunning 70m/227ft Yacht Support vessel with helipad hangar. Built by DAMEN, the leader in the yacht support vessel construction, Game Changer features a full-certified helicopter deck, which provides so much freedom travelling to remote yacht charter destinations or mother yachts. The Yacht Support Vessel has made the first appearance in London last week.

Game Changer in London. Photo credit Jeff Brown - Breed Media

Game Changer in London. Photo credit Jeff Brown – Breed Media

Game Changer in London. Photo credit @rulecrewing

Game Changer in London. Photo credit @rulecrewing

70m Damen Game Changer. photo credit @zaz_g

70m Damen Game Changer. photo credit @zaz_g

Find out more about DAMEN Game Changer here.

Superyacht Video You Have to See: Sailing Yacht A and Motor Yacht A in Monaco

May 08, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Thrilling news in the superyacht industry has been widely discussed since last week, as Sailing Yacht A had been delivered to her owner, Andrey Melnichenko. Sailing Yacht A was spotted sailing with her so called “sister” Motor Yacht A, another incredible yacht in the fleet of the Russian billionaire. You can view the first photos released last week here. The video below showcases the imposing 142-metre luxury vessel and the beautiful 119-metre Motor Yacht A. 

Sailing Yacht A in Monaco. Photo credit @atropatesis

Sailing Yacht A in Monaco. Photo credit @atropatesis

You can find out more about Sailing Yacht A and Motor Yacht A here.

Superyacht Video: Gene Machine in the Aegean Sea

May 03, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

What happens when a superyacht cruises in some of the breathtaking destinations, let’s say, the Aegean Sea? Popular among luxury yacht charterers and those who simply admire the stunning beaches and history of Greece, the Aegean Sea opens up the amazing views of its natural beauty, as well as the artistic culture. Capturing the best of superyacht Gene Machine, the video below also showcases the famous Corinth Canal in the Mediterranean.

Gene Machine breaking waves. Photo credit Sam Jolliff

Gene Machine breaking waves. Photo credit Sam Jolliff

Designed by famous Tim Heywood, superyacht Gene Machine was built and launched by Amels shipyard in 2013. The yacht boasts luxurious interior design by Enzo Enea & Focus Yacht. She offers accommodation for 14 guests, assisted by 16 crew members. Built from steel and aluminium, Gene Machine is powered by 2 MTU 16V 2000 M70 engines, which provides a maximum speed of 15.50 knots.

Photo and video credit Sam Jolliff.

Although luxury motor yacht Gene machine loves cruising in the waters of the Mediterranean, she is currently not available for private charters, However, there is a huge selection of luxury yachts for rent this summer. Contact CharterWorld brokers now for more information.