Cygnus Montanus Makes Her Move

Yachting Developments’ Hull 1012 has a name, and has had her first taste of salt water. She’s Cygnus Montanus, and she was feted at her launch over the weekend. The 110’10” (33.83-meter) Cygnus Montanus was commissioned by experienced sailors. Their inspiration: to cruise the world, including off-the-beaten-path locales, and to do so with a small Continue reading


Boom! World’s Biggest Superyacht Boom

Dozens of articles chronicle the world’s largest yachts. But what about parts of yachts? They, too, deserve attention. This is particularly true for parts that make the yacht’s performance possible. When it comes to sailing superyachts, M5—or, rather, her boom—reigns supreme. Nearly 92 feet (28 meters) long, the boom is bigger than some motor- and Continue reading