Meteor I

Meteor - The German Royal Yachts

Note: This article handles not the 52m schooner yacht by Royal Huisman from 2007.  Meteor were the names of five German royal racing sailing yachts owned by Wilhelm II, German Emperor.Wilhelm II (in…


virtuel tour lurssen quattroelle

Take a virtual tour through Lürssen's "Quattroelle"

Quattroelle was built by Lürssen in 2013.Quattroelle was designed by Nuvolari Lenard. They are responsible for the exterior and interior design. The name means 4 “L”: Love, Life, Liberty, and……


I Amsterdam Sailing Yacht

SPOTLIGHT ON: Swan 80S "I AMSTERDAM"

Nautor's Swan launched the 26m performance oriented I AMSTERDAM in 2012.I AMSTERDAM’s clear design was done by the well-known Buenos Aires-based yacht designer German Frers.…


Graceful Motor Yacht

82m "Graceful" by Blohm + Voss

The current yacht building order by Blohm + Voss called "Graceful" left her dock and will be prepared for her first sea trials before she will be delivered at the end of December 2013.The hull of…


Sofia III Moonen Yachts

SPOTLIGHT ON: Sofia III by Moonen Yachts

Dutch shipyard Moonen delivered Sofia III to an experienced yacht owner.Moonen Shipyards in the Netherlands has launched the 42-metre custom motor yacht Sofia for a repeat client. As well as being…


Tony Castro 65m design

65m Yacht Design by Tony Castro

This 65m yacht design by Tony Castro comes with curvaceous and modern styling.The hull of the 65m yacht has been created using the latest techniques to give the owner exceptional levels of comfort…


rmk 5000 explorer yacht

RMK 5000: Modern Explorer Yacht by RMK and Hot Lab

RMK Marine and Hot Lab Yacht & Design unveiled the RMK 5000 Explorer yacht complete concept.RMK 5000 project shows two primary variations the True Luxury Explorer and the Leisure, both of which…


Base jump from 34m sailing yacht Annagine

The Austrian skydiver Marco Waltenspiel  (Red Bull Skydive Team) made a B.A.S.E. jump from the mast of the 34-meter sloop Annagine built by Jacht Ontwikkelings Maatschappij in Amsterdam.Annagine was…


Where the 100 biggest motor yachts come from (infographic)

Infographic about the building places of the 100 biggest motor yachts.First, the longest yacht is not the biggest. Azzam is currently the longest yacht with 180m, but Dilbar (15,917 GT) and Fulk Al…


J'ade // CRN Yachts // Zuccon

The 60m custom luxury motor yacht J'ade by CRN has a great designed in-built dry dock - floodable tender garage for a Riva Iseo boat.J’ade was built in steel (hull) and aluminum…


superyacht ilona by amels

Video: Superyacht Ilona first helicopter landing and take-off after refit

First helicopter landing on Amels' ILONA after her refit in 2012.ILONA was built in 2004 by Amels Holland. She had a helicopter hangar on her aft deck, but it was removed and is now a pool. Amels…


Maltese Falcon Yacht

Videos of Superyacht "Maltese Falcon"

Maltese Falcon built by Perini Navi in Tuzla, Turkey is a ship-rigged sailing luxury yacht. It is one of the largest privately owned sailing yachts in the world at 88 m (289 ft), similar to Royal…