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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #55: Siran

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#55: SIRAN—225'1"If you’re an avid follower of this list and these yachts, then you’ve probably noticed something different already about Siran’s statistics—...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #56: Attessa

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#56: ATTESSA—225'0"We deserve 30 lashes with a wet chamois for having Attessa’s LOA wrong in last year’s edition. While she was originally launched (for a European, under...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #57: Lady Anne

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#57: LADY ANNE—224'7"Six decks provide quite a good amount of play space aboard this yacht. She was in Copenhagen in May, where a tour-boat operator reportedly told his...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #58: Amazon Express

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#58: AMAZON EXPRESS—220'11"Despite many changes to her styling (particularly her superstructure) and, of course, her interior, Amazon Express still has a commercial air to...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #59: Apoise

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#59: APOISE—219'8"Apoise had a code name while under construction: Project Marlin. She bears some resemblance to Phoenix, another Lrssen. Her owner has thus far resisted...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #60: Golden Shadow

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#60: GOLDEN SHADOW—219'0"This blue-hulled boat is the second member of the Golden Fleet on our list (see no. 26, Golden Odyssey). She’s arguably one of the first “shadow...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #61: Haida G

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#61: HAIDA G—218'0"From the tips of her masts to the top of her yellow funnel and right on down to her fantail stern and her original (yes, original) engines, Haida G is a...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #62: White Cloud

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#62: WHITE CLOUD—218'0"Two years ago we’d received word that this yacht had been extended from 197 feet LOA and undergone a dramatic interior change, though we were told...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #63: Dilbar

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#63: DILBAR—216'6"There are hot tubs, then there are Jacuzzi tubs, and then, there’s Dilbar’s setup: a waterfall Jacuzzi, on the flying bridge. Should anyone fail to find...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #64: Al Menwar

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#64: AL MENWAR—216'5"This Middle Eastern-owned yacht was put on the brokerage market for the first time, for $20 million, several months ago, but as this list was being...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #65: Callisto

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#65: CALLISTO—215'0"Not much is known about her, other than that her interior is by designer Terence Disdale.Y: 2006; B: Feadship/De Vries Scheepsbouw, Holland: N: De Voogt...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #66: Astarte II

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#66: ASTARTE II—213'9"Greece and Italy are two places you’re most likely to catch sight of Astarte II.Y: 1988; B: Blohm & Voss, Germany; N: Builder/Ross Industries; H: Steel...

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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #67: Ambrosia

By Diane M. Byrne | Posted July 2006

#67: AMBROSIA—213'3"This is the third same-named Benetti for her owner, Taiwan native Ambrose Young, but she’s his and the yard’s first with azipod propulsion. Her interior...

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