Al Lusail Bids Goodbye to Lürssen

About 10 months after she launched, Al Lusail departed Lürssen for her maiden voyage. When she came into view last October, still known as Project Jupiter, she sent yacht-watchers into orbit. Her length, just over 403 feet (123 meters), was certainly one reason. So, too, her styling commanded attention. Lürssen terms it “sporty and aggressive.” Continue reading

The Third Time’s the Charm for Skat: VIDEO

If good things come in pairs, great things must come in threes. At least that seems the case for Skat. The famous militaristic-looking megayacht is having her third refit with Royal Huisman’s Huisfit division. Skat, measuring 231’10” (70.7 meters), cruised into Amsterdam earlier this week, as you’ll see in the video below. It’s because Huisfit offers Continue reading

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Jaruco, a.k.a. Project Ireland, Revealed by Jarrett Bay: VIDEO

It’s official. The name of the super-size sportfisherman code named Project Ireland at Jarrett Bay Boatworks is Jaruco (pronounced “ha-ROO-koh”). Avid anglers are well familiar with Team Jaruco. The owner, captain, and crew fish tournaments all around the world, chasing marlin and more. They’ve fished aboard several boats christened Jaruco, in fact. Those boats include Continue reading