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    Azzam – World’s Largest Yacht Officialy Launched in Germany

    Azzam – world’s largest yacht has been officially launched by Lürssen, the German luxury boat builder in the water near its Bremen, Germany facility. A 590-foot (180-meter) vessel exceeded Roman Abramovich’s yacht Eclipse, which previously held the title of world’s largest yacht, measures 538 feet long. Luxury private ship is also among the fastest and […] More

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    World’s Largest Motor Yacht Project Azzam by Lurssen

    Lurssen, a German shipbuilding company based in Bremen-Vegesac, has started with construction of what expected to become the world’s largest luxury yacht when it is launched. Just few days after launching its 147m Topaz yacht – the 4th largest yacht in the world, Lurssen initiated Project Azzam, which is currently in construction at the Lürssen […] More

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    This Port Ain’t Big Enough for the Both of Us!

    Roman Abramovich’s $1 billion Eclipse yacht refused mooring on the Med because Saudi Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal’s Kingdom KR5 boat has already parked up The Russian oligarch had wanted to moor his 533-ft. yacht Eclipse, the world’s largest in private hands, at the the so-called Millionaire’s Quay in Cap d’Antibes, but arrived to find the only available […] More

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    Abramovich’s Eclipse Yacht Available for Charter at $2 Million

    Six months after he finally took delivery of the Eclipse, the world’s largest private yacht, Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich is offering it up for charter at a rate of $2 million per week and is the world’s most expensive yacht charter by far. The 538-ft. Blohm + Voss megayacht is available via exclusive brokerage SuperYachtsMonaco. The […] More

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    Black Eyed Peas Perform at Roman Abramovich’s New Year’s Party

    Black Eyed Peas Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich must be feeling optimistic about the new year. He is reportedly flying in the Black Eyed Peas to perform at his New Year’s Eve party. Earlier this month Mr Abramovich took delivery of the Eclipse, the world’s largest private yacht. But the Chelsea owner has decided to hold […] More

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    World’s Largest Yacht Eclipse Delivered to Abramovich

    Eclipse – The World’s Largest Yacht After spending an extended amount of time in Hamburg to undergo further sea trials, tests and adjustments, the 162.5m superyacht Eclipse left the world respected Blohm + Voss shipyard on December 9th and has now been successfully delivered to Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich. The construction of motor yacht Eclipse […] More

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    The World’s Largest Yachts 2010

    Superyachts are privately owned vessels that are professionally crewed and are found in the greatest abundance in the Mediterranean, Caribbean and the Middle East. Although some of these yachts have not yet had their first voyage, the vessels not yet on the water are expected to be delivered before the end of 2010. So, which super […] More

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    Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum Refit Dubai Yacht to Beat Roman Abramovich’s Eclipse Yacht

    Roman Abramovich’s Eclipse Yacht and Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum Dubai Yacht Camper & Nicholsons International, one of the oldest and most respected yacht brokers, sparked intrigue regarding the length of the world’s longest yacht Eclipse, owned by billionaire Roman Abramovich. In Camper & Nicholsons’ latest annual ranking of superyachts, the Russian oligarch’s yachtski is […] More

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    Roman Abramovich’s Eclipse Yacht is Still the Largest in the World, but …

    Roman Abramovich’s Eclipse Yacht Since it was first mooted, we have followed Roman Abramovich’s superyacht Eclipse with interest. It was billed as the biggest yacht in the world by a distance, but after a recent independent grading it appears the yacht is indeed number one – but only just. The figure that has been espoused […] More

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    Roman Abramovich Eclipse Yacht has Sailed into a Lot of Trouble

    Roman Abramovich World’s largest yacht, Eclipse, is back in the news, but for all the wrong reasons this time. Russian billionaire is once again furious after experiencing the technical flaws in the testing the ship which are grave enough for the buyer to live with. According to Danish site Pleasure, testing of the ship has […] More

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    NVC 85 Y Yacht Series Designed and Powered by Rolls-Royce

    U.S.-based Atlantic Yachts has contracted with Rolls-Royce’s Marine division to design and engineer a new line of superyachts dubbed the NVC 85 Y. The 85-metre craft will be built by Germany’s Nobiskrug GmbH while Atlantic’s founder Paul Madden, formerly of Blohm + Voss (builders of Roman Abramovich’s gigayacht Eclipse) will oversee the project. The main […] More

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