On Saturday, March 26, 2011, Feadship motor yacht AIR, the largest Feadship ever available for luxury mega yacht charter was launched and christened at the builder’s Aalsmeer shipyard in Holland.
The 81-meter yacht AIR features the styling of De Voogt Naval Architects. She is in full safety compliance with the large yacht commercial code (MCA) and to Lloyds Register class.
WHERE DOES SHE CHARTER?
Here’s the best news for Feadship yacht charter enthusiasts. This magnificent Dutch-built behemoth is available for hire in the Mediterranean. Dates are August 2011, at the rate of €750,000 per week, plus expenses.
She is the largest yacht ever to be built at the Koninklijke De Vries yard. Motor yacht AIR has sleek and elegant exterior with modern lines. She has a matte black steel hull. Her aluminium superstructure measures 265.7 feet in length and has a beam of nearly 39 feet.
Remi Tessier Design studio created the yacht’s minimalistic interior. Furnishings include impressive artwork, panoramic windows, and wide doorways. The main materials used include sycamore accented with leather, as well as palladium leaf, back-lit white onyx, off-white and black limestone, and hand-etched glass.
Extremely spacious, the vessel can accommodate 12 guests in 7 roomy staterooms including an impressive split level owner’s suite, two guest cabins on the upper deck, one cabin on the main deck, and three on the lower deck. The owners’ observation lounge offers a breathtaking view over the eight-meter long pool on the main deck’s forward area.
The spacious sun deck features a workout gymnasium and lounging areas both aft and forward. The forward area offers a Jacuzzi, as well as an outdoor cinema with a 102-inch pop-up movie screen.
Transportation to and from the super yacht by air is facilitated by a certified helicopter pad, which can be used to accommodate commercially-operated helicopters. Other onboard features include an elevator to all decks, massage and steam rooms, and a large swimming platform with bar.
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