Abeking & Rasmussen sailing yacht Alithia sold
by Malcolm Maclean
Designed by Bill Tripp, Alithia was built in Alustar by German superyacht yard Abeking & Rasmussen and delivered in 2002. An Andrew Winch interior accommodates up to eight guests in three cabins consisting of a master suite and two double cabins, all with entertainment centres, LCD television screens and en suite shower facilities. The en suite library of this yacht for sale also converts into a double cabin for children. utilising a large sofa that converts into a double bed. In addition, there are quarters for up to six crew
The saloon is a showpiece for the talents of Andrew Winch, with comfortable seating, a dining area and an entertainment centre including a 52 inch home theatre system while a Sonos server distributes music throughout this sailing superyacht,
On the technical side, she has a Marten Spars High Modulus carbon fibre 49 metre mast and a carbon fibre boom. Standing rigging is by Nitronic and she is equipped with Reckmann hydraulic furlers. Her wardrobe of Doyle sails was new in June 2013. The third owner recognized the massive potential of this yacht and had refitted her completely during his period of ownership.
Under power, a 600hp MTU diesel engine gives her a cruising speed of 10 knots and a range of 2,300 nautical miles.
Lying in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, Alithia was asking €8,750,000 with VAT paid.