I've noticed several of the new Super-Yachts have helipads on both bow and stern. On yachts where that option does not exsist, due to size limitation, what are the pros and cons for helipad location. Prince Abdul Aziz was the first yacht I can remember with a bow helipad. That arrangement seems to allow for a more aesthetic treatment of the stern.
When you’re a boat designer, you deal with all kinds of people, from hard-charging CEOs to dreamers. But they all must follow the laws of physics. Our Sightlines columnist Michael Peters lays down the law.
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