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SPOTLIGHTS

 

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ABSOLUTE 50 FLY

The 50 Fly’s designers did an interesting job of developing this well-done ergonomic project that offers comfort, space, fuel efficiency, quiet and very pleasant views.

By Angelo Colombo

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LAGOON 450 S

Dedicated to comfort at sea and at anchor, the Sportop version of the Lagoon 450 carries on the French builder’s tradition with few blemishes. 

Text and photos by Kevin Green

 

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PERSHING 5X

The new 5C represents a milestone in the history of Pershing, an iconic symbol of the evolution the brand is going through right now.

By Luca Sordelli

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WIDER 150 GENESI

The novel design and unique technology of the 150 are also presented in an entirely innovative way.

By Angelo Colombo

 

 

  SPECIAL FEATURES

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ASIA’S TOP 50 SUPERYACHTS

With three vessels larger than 100m and none smaller than 50m, this year’s list once again shows that Asia Pacific is attracting the interest of superyacht Owners and Captains from all over the world.

By Glen Watson

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DESIGN ­– MAXIMISING INTERIORS

The design of a yacht is more than it appears – many different materials, systems and technical details are needed to realise such a complex object. 

By Angelo Colombo

 

 

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EXPLORER YACHTS

High-end yachting is changing as a new generation of luxury travellers dreams of reaching remote destinations like Papua New Guinea, the Northwest Passage, Svalbard, and Antarctica’s Ross Sea. Now these wanderers can get there in style and safety.

By Clare Mahon

 

 

FEATURES

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HK SAILOR CHU KEE DUEN

After climbing Mount Everest, Hong Kong engineer and adventurer Kee Duen Chu successfully sailed through Canada’s infamous Northwest Passage.

By Chermaine Lee

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SEAGRASS IN PERIL

Seagrass is literally and figuratively the green stuff of the sea, why is no one paying attention? 

By Joyce Yip; Photos by Thinkstock