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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #43: Altitude

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#43: ALTITUDE—180'4"Despite her high-gloss, sophisticated interior, Altitude is all about fun. She’s equipped with PWCs, a nearly 30-foot sportfisherman, sailing dinghies,...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #44: Platinum

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#44: PLATINUM—179'4"The same American has owned this cruiser since the day we started tracking America’s largest yachts more than 20 years ago. He’s protective of his...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #45: Starfire

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#45: STARFIRE—178'0"You may feel as if you’ve stepped back in time to the 1920’s or 1930’s aboard Starfire, given her decor. But she’s a thoroughly modern maiden, with high-...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #46: Fortunate Sun

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#46: FORTUNATE SUN—177'0" Christofer Suffeleers#45: FORTUNATE SUN—177'0" Seen in Venice, Italy, in July, Fortunate Sun has done a lot of Med cruising over the years....

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #47: Katharine

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#47: KATHARINE—177'0"Katharine is one of many yachts equipped with special ocean-monitoring equipment from the International SeaKeepers Society. It collects data on...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #48: Kisses

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#48: KISSES—175'0"This Feadship spent time this summer in Sag Harbor, New York, and in Massachusetts waters. Her owner, said to be an automobile dealer, was apparently seen...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #49: Noble House

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#49: NOBLE HOUSE—173'9"#48: NOBLE HOUSE—173'9"A new blue hull color took yacht-spotters in the Med by surprise this summer. Charter brokers say her aft bridge deck is...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #50: Sea Bowld

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#50: SEA BOWLD—173'9"For sale for $33.9 million, Sea Bowld is said to be capable of high speeds for a yacht her size: nearly 27 knots at top end, in fact. Her somewhat...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #51: Ice Bear

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#51: ICE BEAR—173'0"Ice Bear is a familiar sight in Alaskan waters. Like SuRi (see next listing), she’s been the subject of some pretty crazy rumors. One had actor Mel...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #52: Passion

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#52: PASSION—173'0"If you think her bright-yellow sunpads (nicely complemented by the Jacuzzi’s water) look cool, wait ‘til you enter her game room. It’s fitted with a 72-...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #53: SuRi

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#53: SuRi—173'0"From Seattle to Tahiti this year, dozens of people were convinced that actor Tom Cruise owned this yacht. Why? Because he named his daughter Suri. The truth...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #54: Big Eagle

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#54: BIG EAGLE—172'0"When you visit www.bigeagleyacht.com, be sure to click on the link labeled "The Crew" and read the bio of Christina Virgilio. She’s the captain of this...

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America's 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #55: Gallant Lady

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted October 2008

#55: GALLANT LADY—172'0"#60: GALLANT LADY—168'0"If you like yachts (of course you do) and need a wall calendar, consider ordering the Gallant Lady calendar, complete...

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