is the latest addition to Roman Abramovich's mega-yacht fleet that
already boasts the super-yacht
Delivered in 2010, Luna
is an expedition yacht that is 377 feet
(124 yards) long and 59 feet (20 yards) wide.
The interior of Luna
was designed by Donald Starkey.
's exterior was
designed by Newcruise Design, and the yacht was built by the Bremerhaven, Germany-based Lloyd Werft and Stahlbau Nord shipyards.
can attain maximum speed of 16 knots,
flies the flag of Bermuda, and is loaded with the usual potpourri of water
toys and creature comforts that the uber
There are two helipads: one faces forward on the top deck in front
of the communication tower, while the other faces to the rear on the second highest deck.
What is an "expeditionary" yacht anyway? It's simply a ya
cht geared to
"expeditions" or explorations. Luna has a slightly longer range than other
yachts of its size and doesn't require as many port calls for fuel. L
being hailed the largest expeditionary ya
cht in the world but the
classification may be intended to bestow the superlative.
As mentioned earlier, besides Luna, Roman Abramovich also owns the
one of the largest ya
in the world, and Pelorus
, arguably the
in the world.
So back to our original question: how much do yachts like Luna cost and how
much should you spend on a yac
ht of your own?
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