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X115 Triplex Joins Extra Yachts' Range of Extra-Voluminous Crafts
X115 Triplex Joins Extra Yachts' Range of Extra-Voluminous Crafts

5 Jul 2022, 13:59 UTC / The new Extra Yachts vessel is a trideck design whose cockpit comes with two foldable balconies that extend to offer sunpads and a sofa space

 
Lurssen Blue, World's Fifth-Largest Private Yacht, Has Been Delivered to Owner
Lurssen Blue, World's Fifth-Largest Private Yacht, Has Been Delivered to Owner

4 Jul 2022, 16:03 UTC / Blue motor yacht, which was built in Germany, has been recently recognized as the fifth-largest private yacht in the world

 
Jeff Bezos’ Megayacht Is No Longer a Problem: Builder Drops Plans to Dismantle Bridge
Jeff Bezos’ Megayacht Is No Longer a Problem: Builder Drops Plans to Dismantle Bridge

2 Jul 2022, 04:10 UTC / Oceanco Shipyard informs Rotterdam municipality that it is no longer considering dismantling the Koningshaven Bridge to allow Y721 to move on to sea trials

 
Sanctioned Megayacht Solaris Is Heading to the U.S., or Actively Trolling
Sanctioned Megayacht Solaris Is Heading to the U.S., or Actively Trolling

28 Jun 2022, 08:28 UTC / Roman Abramovich’s smaller and less expensive superyacht has been docked in Turkey for months, is now displaying unlikely destination on AIS

 
Builders for Jeff Bezos’ $500 Million Megayacht Apply to Have Historic Bridge Dismantled
Builders for Jeff Bezos’ $500 Million Megayacht Apply to Have Historic Bridge Dismantled

28 Jun 2022, 06:27 UTC / Y721 has to pass through Rotterdam to begin sea trials, but can’t clear the Koningshaven Bridge. So Oceanco is asking the city to temporarily dismantle it

 
Record-Breaking 2025 Regent Cruise Sells Out Before Bookings Open, the Rich Still Richin’
Record-Breaking 2025 Regent Cruise Sells Out Before Bookings Open, the Rich Still Richin’

17 Jun 2022, 03:19 UTC / The Seven Seas Mariner is set to embark on the longest cruise in Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ history, with experiences and prices to match. Interest was sky-high

 
Two of the World’s Biggest Superyachts, Nord and Motor Yacht A, Sail Under Russian Flag
Two of the World’s Biggest Superyachts, Nord and Motor Yacht A, Sail Under Russian Flag

15 Jun 2022, 03:33 UTC / Both superyachts are on sanctions lists but have managed to avoid capture. They have been de-registered and are now sailing under the Russian flag

 
Blade-Shaped $300M Megayacht A Has Been Hiding in Plain Sight for Weeks
Blade-Shaped $300M Megayacht A Has Been Hiding in Plain Sight for Weeks

2 Jun 2022, 04:28 UTC / The smallest and least expensive megayacht of Russian oligarch Andrey Melnichenko, Motor Yacht A, has been berthed in the UAE since early April

 
265 Ft Project M Megayacht Is a High-Performance Private Island Flooded With Light
265 Ft Project M Megayacht Is a High-Performance Private Island Flooded With Light

31 May 2022, 07:54 UTC / Australian studio Nick Stark Design revealed Project M, a 265 ft high-performance private island with two helipads, a jacuzzi, and a flashy pool

 
$500 Million Custom Superyacht Nord Is on the Move Again After Escaping Sanctions
$500 Million Custom Superyacht Nord Is on the Move Again After Escaping Sanctions

25 May 2022, 05:27 UTC / Owned by Russian oligarch Alexey Mordashov, the Nord megayacht made it to Russia in time and avoided authorities, but is moving in the Sea of Japan

 
Entire Crew of Arrested $700 Million Scheherazade Megayacht Were Not Trained Professionals
Entire Crew of Arrested $700 Million Scheherazade Megayacht Were Not Trained Professionals

25 May 2022, 04:03 UTC / Insider reveals that the Russian crew would come onboard all at once without a proper handover, using video tutorials for the most basic running and maintenance

 
Superyachts Are Staying Clear of Party Islands to Avoid Seizure, Predictably So
Superyachts Are Staying Clear of Party Islands to Avoid Seizure, Predictably So

22 May 2022, 05:12 UTC / The party has stopped for the world’s mega-rich, maritime tracking data reveals. Superyachts flee to friendly waters, and the Balearic Sea is “treacherous”

 
Motor Yacht A Is a $300 Million Exercise in Disruptive Design, From Hull to Moving Walls
Motor Yacht A Is a $300 Million Exercise in Disruptive Design, From Hull to Moving Walls

22 May 2022, 00:30 UTC / Designed by Philippe Starck and built by Blohm & Voss, Motor Yacht A remains one of the boldest, most visually-striking vessels to sail the seven seas

 
Azovstal Steel Plant Billionaire May Be Selling Unfinished Lurssen Megayacht Luminance
Azovstal Steel Plant Billionaire May Be Selling Unfinished Lurssen Megayacht Luminance

21 May 2022, 05:43 UTC / Rinat Akhmetov is the richest man in Ukraine and the owner of the Azovstal steel plant that is now under Russian control. Rep says Luminance might go

 
Blade-Shaped, $300 Million Motor Yacht A Has Disappeared in the Arabian Sea
Blade-Shaped, $300 Million Motor Yacht A Has Disappeared in the Arabian Sea

20 May 2022, 05:53 UTC / Owned by Andrey Melnichenko, Motor Yacht A is one of the most controversial, famous and spectacular vessels ever built, and it’s gone missing

 
Mysterious, Record-Breaking $600 Million Megayacht Azzam Changes Owners
Mysterious, Record-Breaking $600 Million Megayacht Azzam Changes Owners

18 May 2022, 05:06 UTC / Azzam is the longest privately-owned superyachts in the world, shrouded in secrecy and allegedly dripping in excess. Its original owner has passed away

 
Superyacht Amadea Is Too Expensive for Fiji, at $1 Million a Week in Maintenance Costs
Superyacht Amadea Is Too Expensive for Fiji, at $1 Million a Week in Maintenance Costs

14 May 2022, 04:03 UTC / Fiji authorities want the controversial megayacht gone because it costs too much to maintain it. Amadea has been stuck there since it was arrested in April

 
$400 Million Flying Fox Megayacht Is Rushing to Turkey After Secretive Departure
$400 Million Flying Fox Megayacht Is Rushing to Turkey After Secretive Departure

11 May 2022, 06:33 UTC / Flying Fox was detained in the Dominican Republic for one month while under investigation, left there in secret, and is now heading to Turkey

 
Porsche’s First Megayacht, Royal Falcon One, Still on the Market After Hefty Price Cut
Porsche’s First Megayacht, Royal Falcon One, Still on the Market After Hefty Price Cut

11 May 2022, 05:26 UTC / Royal Falcon One is a futuristic-looking catamaran steeped in luxury and capable of incredible performance, that no one wants to buy, apparently

 
Billionaire Sheikh’s 300-Foot Superyacht Is Outrageous, a Floating Greek Island
Billionaire Sheikh’s 300-Foot Superyacht Is Outrageous, a Floating Greek Island

11 May 2022, 03:42 UTC / When you're royalty, you get to enjoy a private Greek island and a floating palace all in one, thanks to a jaw-dropping megayacht