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American Billionaire Takes Delivery of the 'Kismet' Megayacht, His Third So Far
American Billionaire Takes Delivery of the 'Kismet' Megayacht, His Third So Far

8 May 2024, 12:36 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Formerly known as Project Jag, Kismet was built by Lurssen and is already available for charter. Ownership by Shahid Khan has also been confirmed

 
"German Bill Gates" Billionaire Is Selling His Famous Superyacht at a $30 Million Discount
"German Bill Gates" Billionaire Is Selling His Famous Superyacht at a $30 Million Discount

11 Apr 2024, 08:26 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Global, delivered by Lurssen in 2007 as Kismet, last changed hands when Lars Windhorst bought it in 2013. It might do so again, at a fraction of it real value

 
Iconic $130M Lurssen Superyacht 'Eye' Emerges Unrecognizable After Refit
Iconic $130M Lurssen Superyacht 'Eye' Emerges Unrecognizable After Refit

22 Mar 2024, 05:28 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Built on commission for a billionaire and delivered by Lurssen in 2012, Eye (ex Ace) was sold in 2021 and immediately sent in for an extensive refit

 
For $3.3 Million a Week, You Can Live Like a King Onboard the 'Kismet' Megayacht
For $3.3 Million a Week, You Can Live Like a King Onboard the 'Kismet' Megayacht

16 Mar 2024, 02:00 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The latest build from Lurssen, formerly known as Project Jag, is nearing delivery to the owner. It's also getting hyped for the upcoming charter season

 
The U.S. Is Desperate to Sell a Seized Megayacht as It Can't Afford to Keep Paying for It
The U.S. Is Desperate to Sell a Seized Megayacht as It Can't Afford to Keep Paying for It

15 Feb 2024, 09:57 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Federal prosecutors say seized Amadea costs at least $600,000 a month to maintain, so they want to sell it before ownership is established

 
Crew on Seized $700 Million Megayacht Use Fire Hoses, Drones to Keep Journalists Away
Crew on Seized $700 Million Megayacht Use Fire Hoses, Drones to Keep Journalists Away

14 Feb 2024, 12:43 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Scheherazade is believed to be the biggest vessel in Putin's personal fleet and has been under seizure in Italy since May 2022. It's bustling with activity

 
Billionaire Takes Delivery of Luminance Megayacht in Complete Secrecy
Billionaire Takes Delivery of Luminance Megayacht in Complete Secrecy

30 Jan 2024, 06:59 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The latest Lurssen build, which is also the 15th largest superyacht in the world right now, has been delivered to its billionaire owner

 
Iconic, Sanctioned $400M Megayacht Is Back on the Charter Market but There's a Catch
Iconic, Sanctioned $400M Megayacht Is Back on the Charter Market but There's a Catch

19 Jan 2024, 09:59 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The legend is back! The Flying Fox, briefly arrested in 2022 and introduced on U.S. sanctions lists that same year, can be chartered again

 
$325 Million Amadea Megayacht Is Caught in a Legal War as U.S. Moves to Claim It
$325 Million Amadea Megayacht Is Caught in a Legal War as U.S. Moves to Claim It

24 Oct 2023, 09:24 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The U.S. government is seeking forfeiture of the arrested vessel, while another billionaire has claimed ownership and is suing to have it released to him

 
Russian Billionaire’s Former Palatial 230-Footer Sold in Secretive Deal
Russian Billionaire’s Former Palatial 230-Footer Sold in Secretive Deal

24 Oct 2023, 09:19 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / One of the most voluminous superyachts ever built is a stunning bespoke six-decker launched by the German brand Lurssen, only enjoyed privately so far

 
First Look Ever Inside 'Lady Lara' Megayacht Comes As Billionaire Owner Is Looking To Sell
First Look Ever Inside 'Lady Lara' Megayacht Comes As Billionaire Owner Is Looking To Sell

25 Sep 2023, 05:46 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Delivered by Lurssen in 2015 and refitted as recently as 2023, this megayacht is asking $245.5 million, so a new owner with very deep pockets is wanted

 
Gaming Billionaire Owns $130 Million Pair of Spectacular Superyachts: Rocinante and Dapple
Gaming Billionaire Owns $130 Million Pair of Spectacular Superyachts: Rocinante and Dapple

22 Sep 2023, 06:44 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Gabe Newell is the owner of the Rocinante superyacht, which travels accompanied by shadow yacht Dapple, carrying all its toys and doubling as hospital

 
Luminance Megayacht Looks Gorgeous as It Starts Final Sea Trials
Luminance Megayacht Looks Gorgeous as It Starts Final Sea Trials

19 Sep 2023, 08:42 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Project Luminance will become the 7th biggest vessel built by Lurssen and the world’s 15th when it’s delivered to the owner later this year

 
A $31 Million Upgrade on a $110+ Million Superyacht Gets You a Gold Freestanding Tub
A $31 Million Upgrade on a $110+ Million Superyacht Gets You a Gold Freestanding Tub

18 Sep 2023, 05:51 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Kosatka (ex Graceful) is Putin’s second yacht and his favorite. It’s just completed a full refit, even though both the vessel and the owner are under sanctions

 
Google Billionaire Revealed as the New Owner of the Kismet Megayacht
Google Billionaire Revealed as the New Owner of the Kismet Megayacht

17 Sep 2023, 08:57 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Eric Schmidt had won the bidding for the sanctioned Alfa Nero before backing down due to unexpected legal complications. Kismet is his consolation prize

 
NFL Billionaire’s Megayacht Shakes the Market With One of the Greatest Sales of 2023
NFL Billionaire’s Megayacht Shakes the Market With One of the Greatest Sales of 2023

15 Sep 2023, 05:23 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Shahid Khan's spectacular 312-footer with a basketball court onboard sells for a mind-blowing $157 million in just three months, breaking all records

 
Miami Billionaire Parts With His Jaw-Dropping $250M Superyacht After Just Five Years
Miami Billionaire Parts With His Jaw-Dropping $250M Superyacht After Just Five Years

7 Sep 2023, 04:58 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A mammoth 300-footer owned by one of Tom Brady's good friends was sold in a secret deal for somewhere around $20 million

 
$700 Million Scheherazade Megayacht Is Getting Ready to Flee Arrest, Says Source
$700 Million Scheherazade Megayacht Is Getting Ready to Flee Arrest, Says Source

5 Sep 2023, 07:29 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Seized and put in dry dock more than a year ago, Scheherazade has been undergoing a refit during this time. It’s probably getting ready to sail off

 
Emma Thompson Chills on $200 Million Superyacht Eos Like a Millionaire Hypocrite
Emma Thompson Chills on $200 Million Superyacht Eos Like a Millionaire Hypocrite

1 Sep 2023, 11:23 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The actress is very vocal in her activist work but she’s also been accused repeatedly of being an eco-hypocrite. This is one of those times

 
Project Cosmos: Billionaire's Groundbreaking $350M Megayacht Makes a Rare Appearance
Project Cosmos: Billionaire's Groundbreaking $350M Megayacht Makes a Rare Appearance

1 Sep 2023, 08:16 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Project Cosmos is Lurssen’s first build to feature fuel cell technology and is on the right path to a 2025 delivery to Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa