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Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Important Business sold; Donna Marie listed

Yachts sold M/Y Important Business, an 86-foot (26m) Falcon built in 1999, sold by IYC brokers Richard Gray and Kevin Bonnie, who represented the seller, and …

Heesen launches 50m Masa

Heesen launched YN 18750 on April 5 at its shipyard in Oss. Formerly known as Project Aster, the yacht’s owner has named it Masa. At 164 feet (50m) and …

New Johnson 80 launched

Johnson Yachts has launched the latest hull in its Johnson 80 line, an “entry-level” superyacht with a four-stateroom layout, external lines by Bill Dixon …

Latest news in the charter fleet: Golden Touch II now with Merle Wood

M/Y Golden Touch II, a 147-foot (45m) Sensation delivered in 2006, now available for spring and summer charter in the Bahamas through Merle Wood & …

News in the brokerage fleet: Carolina, Status Quo sell; Valerie listed

Yachts sold M/Y Carolina, a 158-foot (48m) Feadship launched in 1997, sold by IYC broker Mark Elliott, who represented the seller, and Northrop & Johnson …

Feadship rebuild of M/Y Istros underway

The 138-foot (42m) Istros was built by Amsterdam Shipyard G. de Vries Lentsch Jr. in 1954 as one of the largest motoryachts built in the Netherlands at that …

Oceanco’s Bravo Eugenia wins explorer award

Oceanco’s recently delivered M/Y Bravo Eugenia won the first ever La Belle Classe Explorer Award presented by the Yacht Club of Monaco on March 28. This …

Galactica Star for sale in sealed bid

M/Y Galactica Star, a 213-foot (65m) Heesen launched in 2013, is for sale in a judicial 45-day sealed bid through Fraser that began April 4 and will close May …

Equanimity sold at ‘bargain basement’ price

M/Y Equanimity, a 300-foot (91.5m) Oceanco, has been sold by the Malaysian government to casino operator Genting Malaysia Bhd for $126 million, according to …

Benetti launches third ‘Giga Season’ yacht

Benetti has launched Project FB275, the third in a trio of megayachts the yard has launched in its self-proclaimed “Giga Season.” The 354-foot (108m) FB275 …

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Newport19: Crew bring the sunshine to rainy Newport show

Newport19: Crew bring the sunshine to rainy Newport show

Yacht crew from more than 20 charter vessels shined through a rainy and misty Newport Charter Yacht Show last week at Newport …

EU tariff turns more charter yachts off Med

EU tariff turns more charter yachts off Med

By Dorie Cox A European Union tariff has disrupted summer plans for a number of yachts that typically charter in the Mediterranean. …

Final Christensen launched in Vancouver; yard moves to Tennessee

Final Christensen launched in Vancouver; yard moves to Tennessee

Christensen has launched the last hull to be completed and delivered from its Vancouver yard.  The 164-foot (50m) Jackpot, …

40m S/Y My Song not salvageable

40m S/Y My Song not salvageable

UPDATE:The 40m award-winning racing sloop My Song has been declared unsalvageable after falling off a cargo ship in the Med while in …

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