Skyfall II Refitted by Sunrise Yachts

Sunrise Yachts has handed over Skyfall II, previously known as O’Khalila, after a few months’ refit. O’Khalila was built by Palmer Johnson in 2007. The 149’9” (45.7-meter) megayacht was the first of the American yard’s famed 150 Super Sport series. She was unmistakable, with a bright metallic paint job that accentuated … [Continue Reading]


Hull 1012, Performance Sloop, at Yachting Developments

A family well-versed in sailing will take delivery of a performance sloop from New Zealand’s Yachting Developments in 2016. For now, the project is being referred to as Hull 1012. The all-composite Hull 1012 measures 109’9” (33.5 meters). She’s larger than the owners’ previous sailing yacht, the name and LOA of which … [Continue Reading]


Columbus Sport Oceanic 70 in Build

Columbus Yachts is continuing its focus on environmentally minded megayachts with the Columbus Sport Oceanic 70. Currently under construction, the megayacht measures 229’7” (70 meters) and is designed by Studio Vafiadis. You may recall that Columbus Yachts, the yachting brand of the commercial-industry-focused Palumbo … [Continue Reading]

Columbus Sport Oceanic 70

The World’s Most Expensive Superyachts—Maybe

More than 100 megayachts representing billions of dollars will be on display at the Monaco Yacht Show next week. None, however, will be the world’s priciest. So says Wealth-X, which has released a top 10 list of what it says are the world’s most expensive superyachts. Wealth-X specializes in collecting data on … [Continue Reading]

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YachtAid Global Providing Hurricane Odile Assistance

What Hurricane Odile destroyed in Mexico, YachtAid Global’ s striving to help replace. The non-profit aid organization already has one megayacht en route to the region to produce potable water. YachtAid Global is seeking more yachts, plus donations of much-needed supplies. Hurricane Odile made a direct hit on Cabo San … [Continue Reading]