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MCY 96 Debuts in Venice

Why shouldn’t a superyacht set to be the center of many a photograph have a photogenic setting for her debut? Monte Carlo Yachts adopted this philosophy in selecting the famous San Giorgio Maggiore island of Venice for the debut of the MCY 96 this weekend. The yacht cruised into view along the Grand Canal in front Continue reading


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Black Pearl Impresses Under Sail: VIDEO

Black Pearl does it again. The largest sailing superyacht in the world has the yachting industry, and yacht watchers worldwide, buzzing, now that she’s deployed her sails. Fellow yachting website Yacht Harbour, which publishes a mix of industry news and consumer news, secured the video below, sharing it via Facebook. Within an hour of us sharing Continue reading


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Oceanco’s Black Pearl Spotted on Sea Trials

Dutch citizens enjoying a nice summer day at the beach got an extra treat this week as Black Pearl conducted sea trials just offshore. Also known as Oceanco Y712, and as Project Solar, Black Pearl is the largest sailing superyacht in the world. LOA comes in at 348 feet (106 meters), with an equally impressive Continue reading