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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.

NEW-Custom-Line-Navetta-42

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.

 

Superyacht Video: Oceanco’s 110m Jubilee on Sea Trials

May 01, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Launched in February 2017, mega yacht Project Jubilee is the largest ever built in the Netherlands. This head-turning vessel was built by the bespoke shipbuilder Oceanco and designed by Igor Lobanov. Jubilee is now undergoing her first sea trials in Rotterdam, where she was photographed by Dutch Yachting.

Jubilee on her first day of sea trials. Photo- © Dutch Yachting & @thenauticallady

Mega Yacht Jubilee on her first day of sea trials. Photo- © Dutch Yachting & @thenauticallady

Below is the video of  Jubilee being transported on her first sailing trials in Rotterdam.

The naval architecture of Jubilee was developed by Azure Naval Architects. The superyacht world still awaits the official photos of her interior design, which was created by Sam Sorgiovanni.

110m Mega Yacht Jubilee on sea trials. Photo- © Dutch Yachting & @thenauticallady

110m Mega Yacht Jubilee on sea trials. Photo- © Dutch Yachting & @thenauticallady

Holland’s largest yacht to date, the 110.1m: 360’11” Jubilee, left the Oceanco shipyard in Alblasserdam this morning for its first day of sea trials. Photo- © Dutch Yachting & @thenauticallady

Holland’s largest yacht to date, the 110.1m: 360’11” Jubilee, left the Oceanco shipyard in Alblasserdam this morning for its first day of sea trials. Photo- © Dutch Yachting & @thenauticallady

Mega yacht Jubilee is truly unique, as she boasts some incredible features, such as a large pool deck with an aquarium, a huge beach club, a helicopter operating deck, and lavish accommodation for 30 guests.

M:Y Jubilee - Oceanco. Sea trials. Photo- © Dutch Yachting & @thenauticallady

M:Y Jubilee – Oceanco. Sea trials. Photo- © Dutch Yachting & @thenauticallady

Oceanco mega yacht Jubilee on sea trials. Photo- © Dutch Yachting & @thenauticallady

Oceanco mega yacht Jubilee on sea trials. Photo- © Dutch Yachting & @thenauticallady

After sea trials, Jubilee is expected to cruise the Mediterranean this summer.

Drone Video of the Luxury Expedition Yacht LEGEND

April 26, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Brought back to life in 2016, luxury expedition charter yacht Legend returned to the Netherlands. She was rebuilt by Icon Yachts last year and since then travelled to some incredible places, including Norway and Antarctica. Watch her drone video below showcasing the head-turning exterior of this icebreaker.

LEGEND superyacht - photo courtesy of Diana Yacht Design

LEGEND superyacht – photo courtesy of Diana Yacht Design

Legend is a 77.4m fully classified Class I icebreaker, which can cruise anywhere in the world. Diana Yacht Design was responsible for the exterior profile, while Jan Verkerk teamed up with Thom Beerens to create the interior.

The luxury explorer yacht Legend carries a lot of water toys and various tenders. She also hosts a helipad for easy access to the most remote locations and can store a submarine and two snowmobiles.

Some fantastic luxury amenities are found onboard Legend. There is a fully equipped gymnasium, a Balinese Spa with sauna, Jacuzzi, and a beauty salon. Total relaxation at the end of adventure and exploration is guaranteed when chartering motor yacht Legend. Snuggle up in a lounge with a book or watch a movie at the Movie theatre, or take a dip in the swimming pool – the entertainment and leisure options are endless.

You can view photos of Legend cruising the icy waters of Antartica here.

MY LEGEND is offering a special weekly rate of EUR 475,000 (including the rental of the onboard submarine) for a charter between the 1st and 8th of June from Illulissat to Nuuk, Greenland. If you would like to charter motor yacht Legend please contact your preferred charter broker now.

Charter locations:
May to 19th of June 2017: Greenland/ Northern Europe
July / August / September 2017: Mediterranean
December 2017 to February 2018: Antarctica/ Patagonia

 

First Photos of Superyacht Ngoni Sailing for the First Time

April 10, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Launched a few days ago sailing yacht Ngoni has sailed for the first time. The 58m/190ft sailing yacht Ngoni was designed Dubois Naval Architecture. This Royal Huisman ocean-going cruiser boats fantastic glass superstructure and impressively sculpted bow.

View some great photos of sailing yacht Ngoni below:

Sailing yacht Ngoni. Photo Credit Jan Ramaker

Sailing yacht Ngoni. Photo Credit Jan Ramaker

Recently launched Sailing yacht Ngoni. Photo © Dutch Yachting

Recently launched Sailing yacht Ngoni. Photo © Dutch Yachting

Royal Huisman Launch Sailing yacht Ngoni. Photo Credit Jan Ramaker

Royal Huisman Launch Sailing yacht Ngoni. Photo Credit Jan Ramaker

Royal Huisman Ngoni. Photos © Dutch Yachting

Royal Huisman Ngoni. Photos © Dutch Yachting

Sailing yacht Ngoni sails for the first time. Photo Credit Jan Ramaker

Sailing yacht Ngoni sails for the first time. Photo Credit Jan Ramaker

Sailing yacht Ngoni. Photo © Dutch Yachting

Sailing yacht Ngoni. Photo © Dutch Yachting

Feadship Released New Video of Superyacht Savannah

April 06, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

SAVANNAH is a truly unique superyacht launched in 2015 by prominent shipbuilder Feadship. This 83.50m/273’11” hybrid propulsion vessel was launched as the world’s first hybrid superyacht. De Voogt Naval Architects were responsible for her superb naval architecture, while her exterior design is a work of CG Design in collaboration with Feadship De Voogt NA.

Superyacht Savannah from above. Photo credit Feadship

Superyacht Savannah from above. Photo credit Feadship

Savannah accommodates 12 guests in total comfort and luxury, providing them with six well-appointed cabins. Savannah’s accommodation layout comprises of a spacious owner’s suite, a VIP stateroom and four spacious guests suites.  This luxury superyacht is operated by a crew of 26.

Outstanding features of Savannah include an enormous swimming pool, open aft deck areas and an underwater lounge.

Savannah is available for rent in various locations in the world. She will be sure to deliver the best of super yachting when you go on a luxury yacht charter vacation.

The new video of Savannah recently released by Feadship shows her striking superstructure and spectacular interior. This superyacht project involved over a thousand people who worked on creating a floating masterpiece. Watch now:

Turquoise 77m Superyacht NB63 Transferred to Istanbul for Final Outfitting

April 02, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

One the most important and exciting superyacht projects of 2017, Turquoise superyacht NB63 has been transferred to the shipbuilder’s facility in Istanbul for final outfitting. The imposing 77-metre motor yacht NB63 was designed by H2 Design.

Turquoise Yachts _transfer to Istanbul_77m superyacht. Photo credit Guillaume Plisson

Turquoise Yachts _transfer to Istanbul_77m superyacht. Photo credit Guillaume Plisson

The new superyacht’s design was based on the highly successful motor yacht Vicky, the largest yacht built by Turquoise Yachts so far. NB63 will also feature sleek exterior lines and graceful profile, as well as technological advances.

Turquoise Yachts - 77m superyacht project. Photo credit Guillaume Plisson

Turquoise Yachts – 77m superyacht project. Photo credit Guillaume Plisson

NB63 will accommodate 18 guests in total luxury and comfort. The interior layout of this yacht features a stunning lobby area with a sophisticated staircase and an elevator. The main deck will incorporate a salon and a formal dining area, as well guest cabins. The main deck of motor yacht NB63 will have plenty of natural light and air ambiance, thanks to her large windows. The full-beam owner’s suite faces forward providing panoramic views, as well as direct access to a private outside deck area with spa pool.

Turquoise Yachts - 77m superyacht_Photo credit Guillaume Plisson

Turquoise Yachts – 77m superyacht_Photo credit Guillaume Plisson

There are also stunning facilities onboard provided for a crew of 20. With plenty of comfortable crew cabins, there will also be two lounges and a private gym solely for the use of crew members.

Guests on board will enjoy the 5m pool located on an enormous sundeck. The 162-sqm beach club will have direct access to the sea. Toward the front of the beach club, there is a tender garage to store two large tenders.

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The new 77m motor yacht nB63 is scheduled for sea trials in 12 months and is expected to be delivered to her owner in the second quarter of 2018.

 

Yacht AMADEA by Lurssen

March 30, 2017

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Motor yacht AMADEA was built by the world-renowned German shipbuilder Lurssen and launched in April 2016. After a few months of undergoing her sea trials, she was recently delivered to her owner in the Middle East.

Motor yacht Amadea (ex. project Mistral). Photo credit AS-Flycam-Kiel.de

Motor yacht Amadea. Photo credit AS-Flycam-Kiel.de

Designed by one of the best superyacht exterior designers Espen Oeino, Amadea is an imposing 106-metre mega yacht, which is currently in the top 40 largest superyachts in the world.

MegaYacht Amadea. Photo credit AS-Flycam-Kiel.de:Andreas Schuster

MegaYacht Amadea. Photo credit AS-Flycam-Kiel.de/Andreas Schuster

Amadea boasts a steel hull and aluminium superstructure and she was built to Lloyd’s Registry classification.

Drone footage: yacht Amadea. Photo credit AS-Flycam-Kiel.de:Andreas Schuster

Drone footage: yacht Amadea. Photo credit AS-Flycam-Kiel.de/Andreas Schuster

With a gross tonnage of 2,999GT, Amadea features a large helicopter pad on the bow. Among her fantastic luxury facilities, there is a huge swimming pool at the aft.

Drone Footage - motor yacht Amadea. Photo credit AS-Flycam-Kiel.de:Andreas Schuster

Drone Footage – motor yacht Amadea. Photo credit AS-Flycam-Kiel.de/Andreas Schuster

Accommodation layout and interior images of Amadea have not been revealed yet by the shipbuilder. We will update this information, as soon as it becomes available.

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Amadea was filmed during her sea trials in Germany:

Watch another amazing drone footage of mega yacht Amadea below:

You can find out more about superyacht built by Lurssen here.