World's Top 100

World's Top 100

World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2008 #9: Pelorus

#9: PELORUS—377'3"

Pelorus was in Denmark earlier this year, after having spent several months at Blohm + Voss' facility in Germany for some maintenance work. While we don't have details on what was done, we do know about one cool feature she has: a dedicated elevator for taking guests up to the helipad. She then went on to visit Stockholm (an

100 Largest Yachts 2008 (State-Owned) #1: Dubai

#1: DUBAI—531'5"


Has the Crown Prince of Dubai finally finished fiddling with the interior of the world's largest yacht? It seems so, based upon a few twirls around the port of Dubai that the yacht has made over the past

World's 100 Largest Yachts 2007

It started as a simple idea, really: Since everybody loves lists and we at PMY love yachts, why not create an annual register of the world's largest yachts, complete with photos and stats on everything from who built them to where they're spotted and to whom they belong? It'd be a lot of work to put together, but no doubt boaters like you would get a kick out of reading it.

World's 100 Largest Yachts 2006

Gentle reader, it's time we had a talk. We've noticed you've been behaving rather, well, peculiar lately. You know, like how you've been describing leaving your car in your driveway as Med-mooring. And how you've been referring to 30-odd-foot speedboats as tenders.

There are a few other things we've noticed, too:

—you've been insisting that your "crew" (a.k.a. your kids) paint

World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #8: Pelorus

#8: PELORUS—377’3”

Pelorus and her owner, Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, spent the winter cruising in the Indian Ocean, including the Seychelles and the Maldives. The yacht has a clever assortment of hatches that open up or fold down to reveal various tenders and their respective launching systems as well as