Sailing Yacht A

Sailing Yacht A is a sailing yacht launched in 2015. The vessel is a sail-assisted motor yacht designed by Doelker + Voges (exteriors) on an original idea of Jacques Garcia, Philippe Starck (interiors) and built by Nobiskrug in Kiel, Germany for the Russian oligarch billionaire Andrey Melnichenko. Builder: Nobiskrug Owner: Andrey Melnichenko Sail plan: 3,747 m2 (40,330 sq ft) 3-mast schooner Its propulsion consists of a variable-speed hybrid powerplant with two lineshaft controllable-pitch propellers that is sail-assisted by a three-mast fore-and-aft sailing rig. The freestanding carbonfiber rotating masts were manufactured by Magma Structures at Trafalgar Wharf, Portsmouth.[6] Doyle Sailmakers USA manufactured the three…

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