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Photographer:Clyde Dickens [View profile]Title:KAORI & ATHENAAdded:Dec 30, 2010
Captured:December 30, 2010IMO:1007237Hits:2,008
Location:Sydney, Australia
Photo Category: Modern rig sailing ships / sailing yachts over 65' (20m) LOA
Sydney Harbour, Circular Quay, The Rocks. 30 December 2010

(left) ATHENA
Luxury Sailing yacht ATHENA is a remarkable superyacht and at 295 feet overall (90 meters), ATHENA is the largest private sailing yacht of the modern era and the largest all-aluminum yacht built to date. She is built entirely of high tensile Alustar and she is a giant which displaces a staggering 1,177 tons.

type/year: Modern Classic Sailing Yacht/2004
beam: 12.20m l.o.a.: 90.00m
crew:18 max speed: 18.9 knots+
cabins: 5
engines: 2 x Caterpillar 3516B
cruise speed: 18.9 knots
builder/designer:Royal Huisman
\"The brainchild of software developer Jim Clark\"

(right) KAORI
Length Overall (m): 38.10
Length Waterline (m): 32.76
Beam (m): 8.58
Draught Max (m): 3.05
Shipyard: Palmer Johnson Yachts Year: 1991
Port: Sturgeon Bay Country: United States
Naval Architect: C. W. Paine Yacht Design, Inc.
Exterior Designer: C. W. Paine Yacht Design, Inc.
Interior Designer: Jane Plachter
Vessel Identification
Flag:Cayman Islands
Technical Data
Vessel type:Sailing Vessel
Gross tonnage:1,103 tons

Additional Information
Home port:George Town
Class society:Lloyd´s Shipping Register
Build year:2004
AIS Information
Last known position:
53°11’15.16” N, 5°25’48.32” E
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 349° (192°)
Arrival:30th Nov -0001
00:00:00 UTC
Last update:
23 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 August 7th, 17:00:26 UTCHarlingen Nl
2018 July 19th, 18:00:56 UTCCannes
2018 July 14th, 11:00:56 UTCPositano
2018 July 8th, 21:30:06 UTCCapri
2018 June 25th, 12:00:56 UTCVenice
2018 June 20th, 07:00:53 UTCTrieste
2018 April 28th, 15:00:16 UTCPalma De Mallorca
2018 April 17th, 18:00:36 UTCGib
2018 March 22nd, 18:00:40 UTCAntigua
2018 March 14th, 16:00:52 UTCSt Maarten
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Photo Comments (3)

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Glenn Towler on Feb 13, 2011 20:22 (8 years ago)
Brillaint shot Clyde, We just had Kaori down here for a week and I thought she was big, but compared to the Athena. Both very impressive vesels.
Clyde Dickens on Dec 30, 2010 10:34 (8 years ago)
Thanks David. Even close up, the 38m Kaori looks small beside the huge Athena.
Guest on Dec 30, 2010 08:22 (8 years ago)
Great photo Clyde and good to see a posting with so much information about the vessels. Thanks. David
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