Megayacht News Onboard: Benetti’s Diamonds Are Forever

Showstoppers are called that for a reason. The 200-foot (60.95-meter), Benetti-built megayacht Diamonds Are Forever certainly fit the bill during the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami in February. She’s expected to do the same at the Cannes show next month. In each case, Diamonds Are Forever marks the largest yacht ever on display at Continue reading

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Diamonds Are Forever Debuts at Benetti: SLIDESHOW

James Bond never had it so good. Diamonds Are Forever is the newest megayacht for John Staluppi, an American known as much for his love of yachts as he is for his passion for Bond flicks. Diamonds Are Forever slipped into the water at Benetti last week, for a test ahead of her official launch. Continue reading

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Superyacht Spectre Splashes for Staluppis

For Your Eyes Only. Moonraker. Quantum of Solace. Diamonds Are Forever. Skyfall. And now, Spectre. The James Bond-themed fleet of John and Jeanette Staluppi saw its latest member slip into the water yesterday. The superyacht Spectre, at 227 feet (69.3 meters), is the third Benetti for the native New Yorkers. Furthermore, she’s their biggest boat yet. Continue reading

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