SuperYacht Times logo Market intelligence promo small
Market Intelligence
Latest news

Mystery Yacht: February 2019

Written by
Malcolm John Wood

Think you've got what it takes to identify our Mystery Yacht? This year, SYT's revered in-house yacht historian and archivist, Malcolm Wood will be testing your yacht-spotting knowledge to the limit in a series featuring historic yachts selected from his archives that were rarely mentioned or photographed in their day.

Mystery Yacht February Photo: Malcolm Wood Yachting Archive

This month’s Mystery Yacht was one of the largest yachts in the world when she was delivered over 80 years ago.  Measuring over 100 metres in length, this German-built vessel served as an armed yacht in the US Navy in WWII.

To let us know what you think the answer is, find us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, and get in touch using the hashtag #mysteryyacht or email

Malcolm's latest history feature exploring the Defoe Cruisemasters can be found in the January/February issue of The SuperYacht Times newspaper, which is exclusively available via subscription.  

                                                    New Subscribe Button

The SuperYacht Times iQ Report

SuperYacht Times - The State of Yachting 2019

Being the intelligence partner for the top shipyards and yacht brokers in the world, we have learned to analyse and track the market in great detail. Each year our leading market report is used by investors, CEOs, owners and other key decision makers to inform themselves on the state of the market and future developments. Find all the information you need on the market, fleet, construction book, ownership nationalities and much more in our report.

#weknow - do you want to know? Buy the report now for only €299!


Related articles