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A Summary of Motor Yacht AKULA

The important superyacht AKULA is a motor yacht. This 59 m (193 foot) luxury yacht was built by Amels Yachts (Of The Damen Shipyard Group) in 1974. AKULA was formerly named Fomalhaut; Elanymor. She could be described as a older converted private yacht. A unique feature of this superb motor yacht is her helicopter landing pad. The private superyacht was envisaged from the naval architecture of Dutch Navy.

The New Build & Naval Architecture relating to Luxury Yacht AKULA

The yacht's wider design collaboration came from Dutch Navy. The formal naval architect intellectual property are the creation of Dutch Navy. In 1974 she was formally launched to triumph in Makkum and post sea trials and detailing was afterwards delivered to the yacht owner. Amels Yachts (Of The Damen Shipyard Group) completed their new build motor yacht in the Netherlands. Her core hull was constructed with steel. The motor yacht superstructure is made extensively from steel. With a width of 10.7 metres or 35.1 ft AKULA has fairly large room. A deep draught of 3.84m (12.6ft) selects the number of worldwide marinas she can berth in, contingent on their particular characteristics. She had refit maintenance and alteration work undertaken in 1999.

M/Y AKULA Engineering & Speeds:

She is driven by three efficient DEUTZ-MWM diesel engine(s) and can drive at a impressive maximum limit speed of 13 knots. The engine of the yacht produces 600 horse power (or 816 kilowatts). Her total HP is 1800 HP and her total Kilowatts are 2448. Connected to her Deutz-Mwm engine(s) are a single screw propeller.

A List of the Specifications of the AKULA:

Superyacht Name:Motor Yacht AKULA
Ex:Fomalhaut; Elanymor
Built By:Amels B.V. (Damen Shipyard Group)
Built in:Makkum, Dutch
Launched in:1974
Refitted in:1999
Length Overall:59 metres / 193 feet.
Waterline Length:54.5 (178.8 ft)
Naval Architecture:Dutch Navy, Dutch Navy
Gross Tonnes:865
Hull / Superstructure Construction Material:steel / steel
Owner of AKULA:Unknown
AKULA available for luxury yacht charters:-
Is the yacht for sale:-
Helicopter Landing Pad:Yes
The Country the Yacht is Flagged in:Bermuda
Official registry port is:Hamilton
Home port:The Western Mediterranean, The Mediterranean
Number of Crew Members:15
Her Engine(s) is three 600 HP / 816 Kilowatts Deutz-Mwm.
Total engine power output 1800 HP /2448 KW.
Approximate Cruise Speed is 12 nautical miles per hour.
Top Speed: 13 knots.
Water: unknown.
Has been to: Vittoriosa. Malta.
Air Conditioning: Abb X2.
Beam: 10.7m/35.1ft.
Waterline Length (LWL): 54.5m/178.8ft.
Draught Maximum: 3.84m/12.6ft.
Yacht Type: converted private yacht.

Further Information On The Yacht

In Sept 2009 AKULA visited Vittoriosa, in Malta. As she has a helicopter pad zone on the superstrcuture this means extra transport for AKULA. Abb X2 is the company which made the air conditioning system on the yacht.

AKULA Disclaimer:

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