World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #24: Arctic P
#24: ARCTIC P—288'7"
When Arctic P headed to Tahiti early this spring, one person in particular was probably more excited about stepping aboard than anyone else: the lucky bidder who won a week's charter in the region. The yacht's owner, Australian media magnate James Packer, donated a trip in Tahiti as an auction item during Rock for the Cure, a fundraiser for the Nevada Cancer Institute, last November.
Y: 1969/1995; B: Schichau-Unterwasser A.G., Germany; N: Claus Kusch (conversion); H: steel; E: 2/4,400-hp Deutz-MWMs
This article originally appeared in the August 2008 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.