New build AES explorer motor yacht Ice for sale
by Malcolm Maclean
The 68 metre explorer motor yacht Ice has been listed for sale by Burgess.
Currently being built in steel and aluminium by Turkish yard AES Yacht to ABS class, she has interior and exterior styling by Hot Lab and is scheduled for delivery in the first half of 2018. Accommodation is for 12 guests in six cabins including an upper deck entirely devoted to the owner with a master suite, gymnasium and massage room. On the main deck are three VIP suites, a double and a twin, all with full en-suite bathroom facilities and walk-in closets. In addition, there are quarters for up to 17 crew on this yacht for sale.
An impressive feature is the 2.7 metre headroom across three decks, creating a voluminous interior of around 1,800GT. Her aft deck boasts a swimming pool surrounded by sun pads, while the foredeck has a touch and go helicopter pad. Two large tenders are stored in the lower deck garages, one of which, on the starboard side, converts into a luxurious beach club.
Twin 2,000hp Caterpillar diesel engines give her an impressive range of 5,000 nautical miles at her cruising speed of 14 knots and Ice is the first yacht in the AES Yacht range of explorer yachts under the new Ice Yachts brand, ranging from 65 to 75 metres in length.
Available to view at the yard in Istanbul, Turkey, Ice is asking €50 million.