Cantiere delle Marche has launched it’s latest 40-metre yacht RJ 130, a steel and aluminium explorer. Construction for the just-launched yacht will continue at the builder’s facility in Ancona and will be delivered to her owner this year. Photo: Cantiere delle MarcheThe RJ 130 features both an exterior and interior design by Francesco Paszkowski and naval architecture by Hydro Tec and has already been outfitted in all her of her exterior and interior areas. Photo: Cantiere delle MarcheIn her design brief, Francesco Paszkowski found “the line between innovative lines and timelessness.” The new explorer yacht can host up to 12 guests across five suites and seven crew members across four cabins. Photo: Cantiere delle MarcheShe is the first model of the RJ range of which there are two other yachts, the RJ115-28 and the RJ115-29. Photo: Cantiere delle MarcheRJ 130 features twin heavy duty MTU engines 10V2000M72, delivering 900kW each at 2250rpm, which allow her to reach a top speed of 14.5 knots. She also cruises at an economic speed of 9 knots, with a range of around 5500nm, which will leave her with around10% of fuel left upon arrival.