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  1. Inside 'Galactica,' the World's Largest All-Aluminum Superyacht

    The owner has history when it comes to these types of requests. His previous two yachts, Galactica Star and Galactica Super Nova are both all-aluminum with top speeds nearing 30 knots. At 230 feet ...

  2. VAGIT ALEKPEROV • Net Worth $26 Billion • House • Yacht

    The 80-meter GALACTICA (Project Cosmos) is the latest addition to Alekperov's collection of yachts, marking him as a proud owner of the largest yacht ever built at Heesen. In 2022, the yacht was renamed Genesis and its legal title transferred to an offshore company within the Lukoil Group. Following this, the Heesen shipyard was sold to an ...

  3. GALACTICA SUPER NOVA Yacht • Vagit Alekperov $80M Superyacht

    The Galactica Super Nova Yacht is one of the most luxurious yachts built by Heesen. With interiors by Sinot Exclusive Yacht Design, she can house 12 guests and a crew of 16. Notable features include a 6-meter glass-bottom swimming pool, a touch-and-go helipad, and a large beach club. Powered by three MTU engines, she can reach a top speed of 30 ...

  4. Inside the interior of Heesen's 80m flagship superyacht Galactica

    Inside, however, the owner's brief for the new Heesen flagship was for a "light" interior, in both light and atmosphere. The studio, which previously collaborated with Heesen on Home, Project Falcon and Galactica Super Nova, also penned the interior of the owner's previous yacht and was asked to make Galactica's interior "lighter ...

  5. Galactica Super Nova: Inside Heesen's super-fast former flagship yacht

    Galactica Super Nova is the largest yacht to leave the sheds at Heesen. A centreline booster engine coupled to a Rolls-Royce water jet can be engaged when the wing engines and propellers push Galactica Super Nova above 20 knots. Then it's time to hold on to your hat. "We did a speed run for the boss," says the yacht's engineer, Jan Kamstra.

  6. Galactica Star

    Galactica Star, a 65-metre Heesen is the world's first aluminium yacht with a fast displacement hull. As a result, she has achieved what was considered impossible if you think along conventional lines. ... Cabins: Full-beam owner's stateroom, one upper deck VIP suite and four double suites. Technical Details. Maximum speed (half load): 28 ...

  7. Heesen's GALATICA STAR Yacht Sold by Fraser

    Fraser is thrilled to announce the sale of the 65.00 M/ 213'03" M/Y GALACTICA STAR built by Heesen in 2013. Josh Gulbranson of Fraser Ft Lauderdale represented the Seller. The award-winning GALACTICA STAR offers the new Owner exceptional luxury and superior fuel efficiency. For enquiries or more information regarding this sale, or to inquire ...

  8. Heesen's Galactica Star is out of this world

    As Heesen Yachts' largest and most advanced launch to date, the 65-meter (213-foot) Galactica Star is remarkable in many ways, but her hull design makes her unique among superyachts. Photos Jeff Brown and David Churchill. Generally speaking, if an owner wants a yacht with maximum interior volume and comfort, he has to go with a round-bilge ...

  9. Heesen Yacht Megayacht Galactica Star: Speed Matters

    At 14 knots, Galactica Star can enjoy a reported 4,200-mile range. As much as the FDHF impressed the buyer of Galactica Star (the project started on spec), so, too, did the yacht's amenities. The owner has her host a variety of toys, including this retro-style J Class speedboat. Aptly named Meteore, she's used as the primary guest tender.

  10. Heesen's Brightest Star: Galactica Super Nova

    The owner's brief called for a fast yacht—faster even than her 28-knot predecessor—with a contractual top speed of 30 knots. The Fast Displacement Hull Form, developed by Van Oossanen Naval Architects and introduced with Galactica Star, helped to achieve this by combining the low-speed efficiency of a full-displacement vessel with the maximum speed associated with a semi-displacement hull.

  11. Heesen launch Galactica, their largest yacht to date

    Number of comments 1 0 0. At 80 metres, with a gross tonnage of 1,700GT and a top speed of almost 30 knots, Heesen claim that this is the biggest and fastest all-aluminium yacht ever built. This is achieved thanks to the lightweight and low-drag hull design, coutesy of Heesen's naval architects, an iteration of the Fast Displacement Hull Form ...

  12. Heesen deliver 80m superyacht GENESIS to her new owner

    Surpassing the previous record holders of Galactica Super Nova at 70m (229.6ft) and charter yacht ILLUSION at 65m (213ft), the new flagship is a custom-built motor yacht with design collaborations from Van Oossanen Naval Architects, Winch Design, and Sinot Yacht Architecture and Design. Embodying the classic, sporty DNA of the Heesen fleet, GENESIS is undeniably a true Heesen superyacht but ...

  13. GAJA Yacht

    The multi-award winning 70m/229'8" motor yacht 'Gaja' (ex. Galactica Super Nova) was built by Heesen in the Netherlands. Her interior is styled by Dutch designer design house Sinot Yacht Design and she was delivered to her owner in May 2016. This luxury vessel's exterior design is the work of Espen Oeino.

  14. 65m Heesen superyacht Galactica Star sold

    The 65-metre Heesen motor yacht Galactica Star has been sold. See more about the deal on SYT. The 65-metre Heesen motor yacht Galactica Star has been sold. See more about the deal on SYT. 65m Heesen superyacht Galactica Star sold . Written by Georgia Tindale. Fri, 26 Jul 2019 | 09:30 ... Yachts. See All. Sailing Yachts ...

  15. ILLUSION Yacht • Michael Ovitz $65M Superyacht

    Kola Aluko was the former owner of the yacht, then named Galactica Star.. Aluko is a Nigerian businessman, active in energy. He was born in 1969.. Energy Business. He is Executive Director of Atlantic Energy, active in the Nigerian oil and gas industry.. He has founded several companies, such as Besse Oil, Fossil Resources, and Exoro Energy International, all active in energy.

  16. MICHAEL OVITZ: A Powerhouse of Talent, Business and Art

    The yacht was built as Galactica Star for Kola Aluko. The ILLUSION Yacht , constructed by Heesen Yachts in 2013, showcases the elegant design work of Omega Architects. Powered by MTU engines, the yacht offers a max speed of 27 knots, a cruising speed of 18 knots, and an extensive range of over 3000 nm.

  17. 80m Heesen flagship Genesis delivered under new ownership

    Dutch yard Heesen has crowned a new flagship with the delivery of its 80-metre superyacht Genesis. Formerly known as Project Cosmos and Galactica, the all-aluminium yacht was technically completed last year, with sea trials taking place in April 2022. In a statement Heesen announced that the yacht had been officially delivered to her new owners ...

  18. Galactica Super Nova

    Interior design: Sinot Yacht Design. Hull: Aluminium. Dimensions. Length over all: 70.07 metres / 229 feet 8 inches. Beam over all: 11.90 metres / 39 feet. Draft (half load): 3.25 metres / 10 feet 6 inches. Tonnage: approx. 1,200 GT. Accommodations. Crew: 16. Guests: 12. Cabins: Full-beam owner's stateroom, one VIP suite and four double suites

  19. A Closer Look at Beyonce's Galactica Star

    Jay-Z and Beyonce were spotted sailing on the Galactica Star with their daughter Blue Ivy in 2015. It's believed that the yacht's owner rented it out to celebrities for nearly a million a week. The couple purchased the yacht from Kola Aluka, a Nigerian oil tycoon for purportedly $70 million. It was a 32nd birthday gift to Beyonce from her ...

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