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Hull of Sixth Amels 242 Superyacht Launched

6 April 2020By Miranda Blazeby

Amels has launched the hull of the 74 metre sixth Limited Editions 242 superyacht at the Damen hull building facility in Romania.

The Tim Heywood-designed superyacht is now ready for outfitting and is due for a 2021 delivery.

Images courtesy of Amels

Accommodation inside the 1790GT interior is for a total of 12 guests in six guest cabins; two main deck VIP suites, three lower deck guest suites and a dedicated 240 square metre owner’s deck with a forward facing suite.

The lower deck guest cabins also have direct access to the full beam wellness centre and beach platform. The crew accommodation meanwhile allows for a staff of 19.

Elsewhere, the yacht is equipped with an elongated aft main deck of 180 square metres. This makes a perfect party area and even includes a bar, dance floor and 6.5 metre infinity pool.

With a top speed of 16.5 knots, the 242 superyacht will have a range of 5000 nautical miles.