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The PMY 100: 2014

By PMY Staff | Posted August 2014

The 100 Largest Yachts in the World.  You wanted it, you got it! We compiled a list of the 100 largest, most expensive, most opulent megayachts in the entire world, complete...

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The World’s 100 Largest Yachts - 2013

By PMY Staff | Posted July 2013

As Power & Motoryacht’s annual list of the largest yachts in the world has evolved over the years, one thing has stayed the same: These yachts are the very elite members...

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The World’s 100 Largest Yachts - 2012

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2012

Welcome to the 27th annual edition of The World’s 100 Largest Yachts, a.k.a. the PMY 100. Yes, you read that right. Twenty-seven consecutive years of breaking out our tape...

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Megayachts Get Larger and Larger

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2012

As megayachts get larger and larger, the yachts on previous versions of the PMY 100 have slid down the list. And each year the boat at number 100 gets a bit larger: This year...

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The PMY 100 Largest Yachts 2011

By Alyssa Haak | Posted August 2011

When fans of The PMY 100 open their August issue, the first thing they check is whether there’s a new No. 1. This year there isn’t: Eclipse holds that spot just as she did last...

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PMY 100 Largest Yachts, 2010

By Alyssa Haak | Posted August 2010

For the past 25 years, Power & Motoryacht has scoured the globe for information on the world’s 100 largest yachts. And in that time, a lot has changed. In August 1985, when...

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100 Largest Yachts 2009 #82: Attessa

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted July 2009

Attessa | 225'0" ( 71 ) Billionaire industrialist, shipping magnate, and true boat lover Dennis Washington owns this 226-foot beauty, which has a storied past despite her...

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100 Largest Yachts 2009 #78: Martha Ann

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted July 2009

Martha Ann | 229'6" ( 67 ) ( tie )Martha Ann’s a globe-trotter of the first order. Since her launch in December 2007, she’s already made landfall in a host of palm-fringed ports...

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100 Largest Yachts 2009 #65: Predator

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted July 2009

Predator | 238'8" ( 54 ) At first glance Predator may seem like something out of a Jules Verne novel, but she is very real and very eye-catching. Her axe-bow design is actually...

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100 Largest Yachts 2009 #31: Vibrant Curiosity

By | Posted July 2009

Vibrant Curiosity | 280'4"Talk about pedigree. Vibrant Curiosity is the fourth in Oceanco’s line of Y700-code yachts, which means she counts as sisterships fellow Top 100-ers like...

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100 Largest Yachts 2009 #23: Dubawi

By Capt. Grant Rafter | Posted July 2009

World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2009Dubawi | 297'2"A lot of effort goes into any refit, but converting a 20-year-old passenger ship that’s six decks tall and just one yard short of a...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2009

By | Posted July 2009

There’s no denying that, economically speaking, this has been a turbulent year all over the world. And yet flipping through the 2009 edition of "The Power...

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World's 100 Largest Yachts 2008

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2008

Missile detection systems. Fifty Navy SEALs and/or Royal SAS servicemen as crewmembers. Escape pods that jettison under water to let their high-profile owners get away from...

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