Long Island 85 Cat Coming This Summer

In a few short weeks, JFA Yachts will deliver its fourth catamaran above the megayacht mark. She’s a Long Island 85, further representing the second such model from the French shipyard. If you’re familiar with JFA Yachts, you may recall that it’s the builder behind a popular mega-cat called WindQuest. Launched in 2014, WindQuest was Continue reading


#ThrowbackThursday: Meteor, by Royal Huisman

The year was 2007. The very first iPhone premiered. The seventh, and final, Harry Potter book came out. And at Royal Huisman, the 169’3” (51.59-meter) Meteor debuted. The owners of Meteor had long admired classic Gloucester schooners, renowned as much for their styling as for their seaworthiness. Simultaneously, the owners relished competing in regattas. Therefore, Continue reading


BlackCat 35 Meets Market Demand for More Multihulls

The team behind BlackCat Superyachts, established last year, knew it could fill a market void. Catamaran buyers had few choices in the megayacht market, after all. What the team didn’t expect, however, was just how many potential buyers would be interested. That drove the decision to create the BlackCat 35, a 115-foot (35-meter) multihull. Like Continue reading