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Parent Category: Boats and Watercraft
Yachts are light, fast sailing watercrafts made from wood, ferrocement, carbon fiber, aluminum and fiberglass. They usually range from 27 ft to 100 ft and are commonly used for leisure cruising.
Answer Sorry, I'm no expert, but basically the team that wins the cup represents a country, and that country is the host for the next race series. Switzerland won it from New Zealand last time, and since Switzerland has no coastal water, they chose to race in Valencia, Spain for 2007 but they hav…
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Revised M/V stands for Motor Vessel; it is the prefix that is used for ships with fuel-burning engines. The alternative is SS for steamships. Note: When I worked for the Port of Houston, I was informed that M/V stood for "Maiden Voyage."...SherryKB
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Lowermost part of a ship It's called the hull (pronounced hul). It's the lowermost part of a ship - the part of the ship that is submerged under water. The "line" along the center of the bottom of the hull of the ship is the keel of the ship. It's laid down first when the ship is built, and is a…
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All you do is:*Get the parts*Read the instructions*Your finished
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The New Zealand national that had just won it.
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It depends on the type of boat you want. For example if you want a luxury fishing yacht, you would most likely go with Viking or Ocean. But if you have millions to spend, then you would go with ISA or get a custom one.
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hint i think it has something to do with a fundraising for a sailing boat .... No. They wear red socks to keep their feet warm. to remember Sir Peter Blake
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A modern day term is "Motor homes" Answer urban term for a large multi passenger van or wagon, usually from the '50s. also used today for wind powered, 3 wheeled racing/recreational vessels used on dry lakes and open areas.
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Carpe Diem is owned by James Packer. BE MORE SPECIFIC. 'Carpe Diem' is the most common boat name.
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This fine vessel is owned by Mr. Don Wheaton. Cmdr. A. Reye Ret. USN 8/1/2011 The actually belongs to the Ross family who live in Nanaimo BC, i know this because i went to school with the son and have been on it.   Don Wheaton of Edmonton Alberta own the After Eight. After having eight chi…
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Paul Allen Tim Blixseth from Rancho Mirage, Ca. owns 'Piano Bar' . Paul Allen's yachts are named 'Octopus' and 'Tatoosh'
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His name is Murrey Seidner of Huntington Harbour.
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I am not sure there are specific words used, but this would be close."I hereby Christen this ship (insert name). May God bless her and all those who sail on her."
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Merengue comes from the Dominican Republic
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This beautiful yacht is owned by Otis Ingram of Ingram Entities in the Middle Georgia area.
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Ultimately, from Latin: Middle English frenesie, from Old French, from Medieval Latin phrenēsia, from Latin phrenēsis, back-formation from phrenēticus, delirious. See Frenetic Source: http://www.answers.com/topic/frenzy
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"Hampshire" was spotted in Zakynthos last week (registered in George Town).Hampshire is the original "Barbara Jean", a 185 ft Feadship by De Vries, delivered in 2001. She was sold to her present owner early 2007 and renamed "Hampshire".Hampshire is owned by Jim Ratcliffe, the billionaire from the UK…
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SS is short for Steam Ship and used on civilian ships. NS would be Nuclear Ship and there was at least one civilian nuclear powered vessel. US Navy ships carry the prefix of USS for United States Ship. British Navy ships have HMS for Her Majesty's Ship.
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Match Point
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The Herreshoff Marine Museum in Bristol has a photo of her. It is in the photo envelope for the yacht Oh-Kay and difficult to find. On the back of the photo it says "Maintenon" however. Maintenon was built in 1924 by the Consolidated Ship Bldg. Corp. of Morris Heights, she had 2 Speedway Gas Eng. 4 …
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the word bungalow comes from the country bulgaria it was found out by historions such as myself
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MV Mystique 9000hp. jet engines 162ft. 4in WRONG : The yacht ' mustique' is owned by new yorker Herb Gallen. head of Ellen Tracy Sportswear for women . The yacht was built in Austrialia by Oceanfast.
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Peacocks are native to southern Asia and Malaysia.
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24,902 miles verticaly and 24,860 horazontaly
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Land yachts are made with fiberglass and may contain other high-tech lightweight materials and various composites. High grade wood is used to form the wooden rear axle.
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A group of yachts sailing is called flotilla. But in case of group of racing sailboats are called "classes". It may be non-identical boat types grouped into handicap rating bands or ranges may be groups boat types. For more details visit at: yachtauthority.com
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You are in luck! I have a wonderful yacht Imagine that is now for sale. Please read this: For Sale a 68' Symbol Motor Yacht. Symbol is a solid brand name Yacht which was built recently in 2006 and is now docked in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Symbol Yacht was designed by a prominent designer Jack …
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Answer The word "détour" is French, it comes from the word "tour" of which one of the meanings is "turn"...
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The largest government owned yacht is: "Dubai" 162 meters (525 feet) owned by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the ruler of the Emirate of Dubai. The largest privately owned yacht will be: "Eclipse" 167 meters (550 feet) owned by Russian magnate Admiral Abramovich. It is still under construct…
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The first person to sail around the world alone was Joshua Slocum.He set saul aboard his home-built craft,the Spray,in 1898 and completed the 73,600 kilometres in 1,158 days-stopping several times on the way.In 1969,Robin Knox Johnston became the first person to sail around the world alone non-stop.…
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Typically a space is referred to as a compartment. The place were one sleeps can be referred to as one's quarters, cabin or state room. Kitchens are called galleys. Bathrooms are called heads.
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The term "land yacht" has been used to describe large motor homes, three wheeled sailing vehicles, station wagons, etc., so it depends on what specifically you're referring to.
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in 2001 the owner was German and his wife American.
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Feb. 5, 2010 Apoise will be sold to a new owner at an auction in Grand Cayman on March 30, 2010. The auction will be conducted by Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, the company that Dave Ritchie co-founded. www.rbauction.com/theapoise I gather it's Vijay Mallya; as of today it's moored off Parsley Bay in …
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Scientist believe that the way the world goes around is by a gravitational pull from the other planets and the sun. Though this is not yet a proven answer this is most likely true.
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They say this is their 62nd year, so it must have orginated around 1945. The first race was held on 26 December 1945, and included nine starters.
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On Saturday, February 21, 2009, I saw the Apoise docked at the Amador Causeway, Panama City, Panama. On Saturday, September 19, 2009, I saw the Apoise docked in San Diego, CA. On Sunday, September 20, 2009 - Apoise is still located in San Diego, CA at the B Street Pier. This yacht is "Amazing". O…
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An anchor is attached to a boat or vessel by a "Rode" it could consist of rope, chain ,cable, or some kind of line, and can be used in any combination. There is also another term for this and they are called "Hawsers. Also consider mooring lines a rodeJust called an anchor line. However, the las…
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Juan Sebastián Elcano finished his round trip of the world on September the 6th 1522, and so was the first known person to complete a round the world trip by sea.
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greek It is an old German word short for jachtschip or chasing ship which may have entered English via Dutch or Norwegian.
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A yacht is any of various relatively small sailing or motor-driven vessels, generally with smart graceful lines, used for pleasure cruises or racing.
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The original yacht True Love was an Alden Marabal VII Schooner. It was used in an old movie filmed in the 1950's with Bing Crosby and is still actively sailing out of St Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Last heard of in Saphire Bay and supposed to be available for charter in the near future if not alrea…
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Spotted this beautiful motoryacht a few weeks ago in the Caribbean. Research has revealed that she's a 223 ft yacht, built at Lürssen, Germany. Her owner had another yacht before this one that was also named Kismet, built in 1992 it was a 130 ft Feadship, ex-Gallant Lady, now renamed "Never Enough…
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"There is no way that someone has gone around and counted all the boats on earth." Wow, people with the most basic of thought should disregard this morons answer. If one could request all vessel registrations (DMV, etc) (as no registration is not legal to be on the water) you could actually get a "w…
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I believe the term you are looking for is the keel.
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Kapt. Sven W. Thienemann built the private yatch "Christina" for Aristotle Onassis. Kapt. Sven then became the captain of the yacht for Mr. Onassis.A more extensive answer:Onassis' M/Y Christina O was converted from HMCS Stormont, a River class frigate bearing pennant number K327. She was built at V…
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The rope (or "line" as we call it in the nautical world) is called the anchor line. However the the chain, shackle,gear & line that are attached between the actual anchor and the vessel is referred to as the "rode".
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There are a number of companies and individuals that do but http://www.deliveryskipper.com ranks pretty high in most search engines.
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A private yacht can cost as much as three million dollars depending on what option the client wants on the boat. These yachts are usually equip with state of the art navigation systems.
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Cotton, polyester, even hemp (canvas).
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2006 Feadship, 200'9" Bill and Nancy Laurie Photos: yachts.monacoeye.com/yachtsbysize/pages/secret01.html
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Joshua Slocumwas the first person to sail around the world alone in 1895. He started his journey on April 24, 1895 and returned on June 27, 1898.
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Czar Nicholas II was the last Emperor of Russia. He was a Romanov, and the father of the famed Anastasia.
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It is not recommended to install a lead acid battery of any kind in an enclosed space. Noxious and flammable gases can sometimes build up in those situations.
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29 Days. It's approximately 14, 600 kilometres from Athens.
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Holland?
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The answer is south east. To go FROM San Juan TO Miami, it would be northwest.southeast
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It's difficult to track down the owner of a yacht without knowing which port they are out of. There could be literally hundreds of yachts named Braveheart. If you can determine which port they are registered in (usually listed below the name of the boat), you can check records in that county and/or …
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Ferdinand Magellan died in 1520 while sailing around the world. Magellan was killed in a battle with the inhabitants of the Philippine isles.
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Princess Mariana belongs to Mexican communications IUSACELL owner Carlos Peralta Quitnero. His wife is Mariana Tort Princess Mariana belongs to Mexican communications IUSACELL owner Carlos Peralta Quitnero. His wife is Mariana Torta cheesey Mexican !The yacht is sold to the son of Ukranian industr…
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The bulkheads are the walls within the ship that separate the different rooms or compartments. Bulkheads are designed to block fire and water from going to other compartments. The outer skin of the ship or boat is called the hull. Bulkheads in a ship serve several purposes: increase the structura…
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It came from Dutch
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Yacht is German
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No, but I would like to.
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the word yachet comes from Germany
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The largest yacht in the world is the Azzam. Azzam is Arabic for resolute. She has a length of 180 meters and is owned by Khalifa Al Nahyan, the president of the United Arab Emirates.
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The equipment and appointments on a yacht will vary with the size and design of the vessel. Note that a yacht is generally a larger vessel, and they are generally divided into sailing yachts and motor yachts. The terms are fairly obvious, as the former are powered by sail, and the latter by engines …
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Robert yacht
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Because boats are lost worldwide to poor weather conditions without immediate notification, it is not possible to answer this question.
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The Yacht Escape, TheYachtEscape.com or YachtEscape.com is owned by an Australian based company Aeolian Luxury .com , offering Private and Group Luxury yacht chartering for leisure, corporate and other private use in Dubai.
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Smaller vessels where the hull is made using a mold are easiest done upside down. When the fiberglass or other resin based material has hardened it is easier to remove the mold and then flip the hull. Making a boat hull that is made form wood is best done from the outside. The easiest way to reach a…
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1.150.000$ for full tank
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Simons boat was called drum , since he thought the noise of the water slapping against the hull sounded light a drum sound . I heard Simon is hungry like a wolf.
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It comes from Dutch.
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Rosie O'Donnell Spotted docked in Bar Harbor, ME on 7/18/2008WRONG : The only boat rosie owns is a 22 ft. open speedboat she keeps behind her house on star island in Miami
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Gossip is a super yacht designed in 2005 by Don Shead Yacht Design for the charter company Sunseeker. It is still listed as part of their fleet but is no longer available for charter.
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a Spanish auto / truck builder
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Mr Herman Goldsmith of NY
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Because that big motor vessel is not used as a working vessel, it is used for pleasure. Please see the related link below:
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According to Power & Motoryacht magazine in the August 2008 issue , the owner of 'A' is 36 year old Andrei Melnichenko , a Russian banking and energy billionaire. Mafia.
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David Victor Johnson, of Clarkston, MI. Chairman of Victor International Corporation and Bay Harbor Company, L.L.C. Also, it is a 130', not 105'.
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As a womb is a vessel for the unborn; all ships are vessels. Hence.The ship has a feminine gender because, in Roman times, before a ship set sail, they would offer a prayer to the goddesses to ask them to help protect the ship. They then dedicated the ship to these goddesses. Thus, the feminine gend…
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I believe it is Tiger WoodsYes, confirmed Tiger Woods. The yacht is usually docked at a slip in North palm Beach, Florida.
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Bobby G Stevenson - one of the founders of the systems integrator CIBER INC.Bobby was one of the founders. One was killed in an auto accident, he was the brains of the firm. The other was bought out for pennies early on.Bobby G is a firm negioatior but has not had a happy personal life. Many many ye…
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