Motor Yacht Azzam is officially the World's Largest Yacht built by Lurssen yachts in record time for such a large project. The German built superyacht which measure 180m LOA was built in only 3 years, which is extraordinary considering her size and complexity.
"Azzam" which means 'determination' in Arabic is not only the largest yacht ever to be built, but also the fastest yacht in her size category. Powered by four engines (two diesels and two gas turbines), linked to quad water-jets, producing 94,000hp Azzam is capable of a top speed exceeding 30 knots. Her sleek exterior lines are the work of Mario Pedol from Italian design house Nauta Yachts, whilst Christophe Leoni is responsible for her 19th Century French Empire inspired design which boasts a huge open-plan main salon measuring 29m x 18m.
It is believed that Azzam is going to her owner in the United Arab Emirates and she will be a private yacht not available for charter.
Azzam is a 593ft motor yacht built by Lurssen in 2013.
Azzam is a 116ft motor yacht built by Pershing in 2005.
1 June 2015
In 2013 there was Azzam, 591 feet (180 metres) of unadulterated luxury. For 2 years she has given President of the United Arab Emirates bragging rights in the ‘world’s biggest yacht’ discussion. Media buzz is rife, however, soon projects such as 200m/656ft megayacht Double Century or 222m728ft megayacht ‘Triple Deuce’ could one day soon be water-bound. YachtCharterFleet peer behind the infographi...
12 February 2015
At a size measuring over 200 metres and a price tag of more than $1 billion, the proposed 222m/728ft superyacht ‘Triple Deuce’ announced by Florida-based yacht brokers 4yacht is currently causing a stir in the national press - at almost twice the size of 134m/439ft megayacht SERENE. But will a vessel of such grandeur ever be delivered from a mystery European shipyard, or is Project Triple Deuce s...
10 November 2014
The 180m/590ft superyacht AZZAM has remained at the Lürssen shipyard since her delivery in October 2013, but last week made her maiden voyage – arriving in Gibraltar over the weekend.
25 November 2013
German shipyard Lürssen have now confirmed the delivery of the 180m superyacht AZZAM to her new owner on the 22nd October 2013.
27 June 2013
Lürssen, one of the leading superyacht builders in the world, has officially commented on the launch of their latest luxury motor yacht 'Solandge'.
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