The 80m motor yacht DRAGON is the biggest launch to date by the Italian yachts builder Columbus Yachts.

Involved in the design process was Hydrotec (exterior design and naval architecture) and Francesco Guida.

Powered by two MTU diesel engines (2,240 kW each), DRAGON reaches a top speed of 17 knots but also offers an impressive operating range of 6,200 nautical miles at 12 knots.

Two tenders with a length of 7 and 9.5 meters are stored on the lower deck while three jet skis are under the helicopter landing platform.

DRAGON is equipped with the integral bridge system by TEAM Italia and a home automation system by Videoworks.

Interior of DRAGON

Owners' Deck

Deck number four is wholly dedicated to the owner and includes a spacious 110 square-meter master suite forward with a 180-degree view. In front of the master suite is a private terrace with direct access to the helicopter pad. Furthermore, the deck includes a sauna, a bar, and a dining table for up to 14 people aft.

Main Deck

Beach Club

The beach club impresses with a size of 200 square meters. This area has a Turkish bath, chaise lounge, sauna, bar, and relaxing places.

Photos by Giorgio Baroni (interior) and Alberto Cocchi

Video impressions of the yacht's launch

Main Specifications ofDRAGON

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