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Mega Yacht A Hamilton. Design by Philippe Starck.

December 14th, 2010


Incredible and impressive mega-yacht of the new generation is a one-letter name of A. belongs to the fantastic Nautilus Russian billionaire Andrei Melnichenko. The design of mega yachts, one can see the interference of the design and engineering genius. Headed the development of style and design, the legendary talented industrial designer Philippe Starck. Proposed design of the ship resembles a military submarine. Because of the unusual shape, the yacht made a splash in the world press, it has repeatedly called the most ugly and unprepossessing in the world. Much of the design resembles the military court or the stealth cruiser. According to Andrei Melnichenko and his wife, Serbian supermodel Aleksandra Nikolic, the mission of the mega yachts in the broken record of the cost and size to the largest mega yachts in the world. Its unique form of benefit apart from the competition, a mega yacht Pelorus, Roman Abramovich, the owner of which, on this occasion, ordered a new giant mega yacht Eclipse. Read more…

Roman Abramovich yacht ECLIPSE

August 19th, 2010


The lucky owner of the largest 557-foot Mega yacht «Eclipse» is the Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich. Mega yacht built in Hamburg shipyard «Blohm + Voss».
«Eclipse» ranks first in the list of the world’s largest yachts. The yacht is equipped with the latest missile defense system, two helipads for helicopter Eurocopter (valued at 1 million pounds each), several high-speed boats, four pleasure boats, ship to deliver guests from the shore to the yacht and back, 20 water-bikes and even a own submarine (12-seater submarine worth 2 million pounds, made by Florida-based US Submarines) that besides exciting dive trips can be used as a rescue capsule to be that in an emergency evacuation to the owner. Read more…