Impressive! The 180 Meter yacht project “Azzam” left the dry dock just 40 Kilometers away from me.

Lürssen published some pictures on their Facebook-Page with the underwater ship. There are no Screws. Just water jets. Rumor is talking about two gas turbines and two diesel engines with 94,000 hp and a top speed of 30 knots. Outstanding! I would like to see her in full action.

Another good point is the building time. Just 96 month for the longest yacht in the world? This is very fast. Congratulations to the employees of Lürssen, the design team, and the subcontractors.

Lurssen Azzam-Thomas-Joswig
Motor Yacht Azzam Launching
AZZAM Lurssen 180m

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Hey, I’m René, the ‘captain’ of this luxury yacht blog. I found my passion of the big ones in 2002 (at the age of 17). I have grown up with sailing since a little child. I have an education in Business Informatics and specialized in digital media solutions like Social Media, User Experience and Social Intranet. I’m working as Luxury Yacht Consultant with YES-yachts.com. My home port is in Oldenburg, Germany next to Lürssen and Abeking & Rasmussen.

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