DARK STAR is a 27.5 m Sail Yacht, built in France by Tréhard and delivered in 1982.
Her top speed is 12.0 kn and her cruising speed is 10.0 kn and her power comes from a Lugger diesel engine. She can accommodate up to 10 guests in 5 staterooms, with 3 crew members waiting on their every need. She has a gross tonnage of 65.58 GT and a 5.8 m beam.
She was designed by Martin Francis, who also completed the naval architecture. Martin Francis has designed 13 yachts and created the naval architecture for 9 yachts.
Her interior was designed by Pier-Luigi Spadolini.
DARK STAR is one of 953 sailing yachts in the 24-30m size range, and, compared to similarly sized sailing yachts, her cruising speed is 0.66 kn above the average, and her top speed 1.04 kn above the average.
DARK STAR is registered under the United Kingdom flag, the 4th most popular flag state for superyachts with a total of 798 yachts registered