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Delta’s 240-foot Laurel

Though not a new launch, this 240-foot Delta still looks the part. A Delta Megayacht Returns Home With Thousands Of Miles In Her Wake And Stories From Around The World.

Trinity Yachts Lady Linda

At 187 feet Lady Linda is a true megayacht, though her sleek lines lend her a grace that escapes some of her similarly sized contemporaries. She will likely be the belle of the ball at most any port she calls on.

Gamefisherman builds a megayacht

A builder of custom sportfishermen tries its hand at a mothership. Gamefisherman designed its mothership around its vaunted custom sportfisherman. Mike Matlack made his mark in fishing boats. Now he’s trying to in megayachts. mothership.

Azimut Grande 100

The Azimut Grande 100's striking profile, which was conceived by Stefano Righini, is undeniably slick, with stiletto-sharp lines throughout.

Amels 212 Imagine

Pure Imagination: Amels’ Limited Editions combine the delivery time of semicustom yachts with custom-yacht individuality. Built by Amels in Holland and recently arrived in the Med for the summer season, Imagine is the latest in the shipyard’s Limited Editions series.

462-foot Yas

After four years of construction, ADMShipyards in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, has launched its first superyacht, Yas. She was built under the project name Swift141, which highlights her key features...

197-foot Yogi

The French hospitality group LOV Hotel Collection recently acquired the 197-foot Yogi, making her the first megayacht to fly the French flag. She joins the collection’s other hotel and restaurant properties in Saint-Tropez and the French Alps but will be managed as a charter yacht in the Med and Caribbean...

Danish Yachts Shooting Star

Danish Yachts builds to thrill. There are various types of efficiency that people talk about when considering fast motoryachts. There’s the efficiency of the hull form, which must be as slippery and easily driven as possible—though without compromising...

60-Meter Kaiser

Abeking & Rasmussen

60-Meter Kaiser

Based on her German name, it’s hardly surprising that the 60-meter Kaiser was launched by a German shipyard—Abeking & Rasmussen. At the owner’s direction, the interior design features touches of late 19th-century German


A Big Splash

As Cakewalk was to the U.S., Vava II is to the U.K. The 96-meter (314-foot) mega-yacht launched in September 2011  as the largest private motoryacht to be built in the country in recent memory.

Riding the Tides

Sometimes the customer isn’t always right—and shouldn’t be. Even the most carefully planned charters can encounter hiccups, but quick thinking can usually turn even the worst situation around.