SYT Synopsis November: 146m Lürssen superyacht on sea trials, Tatoosh sold and much more

The SuperYacht Times Synopsis, brought to you by SYT iQ, gives you a rundown of the top business stories from last month.

News in brief Opera yacht launchPhoto: Ruben Griffioen / SuperYacht Times146m Lürssen superyacht Opera on sea trials  

The 146-metre Lürssen superyacht Opera is currently undertaking her sea trials in the North Sea. She left Lürssen’s facility in Bremen, Germany, on Tuesday and is expected to return next week.  

Page break test marketingBig five Business readsValerie yacht by Lürssen in MonacoPhoto: Charl van Rooy / SuperYacht TimesSpanish government to seize Russian-owned 85m Lürssen superyacht Meridian A 

The 85, Lürssen superyacht Meridian A (ex. Valerie)  was arrested in March following and has been immobilised at MB92 Barcelona ever since. According to new findings, her owner stopped paying maintenance fees in June. MB92, which the Spanish government is now acting upon. 

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Gulf Superyacht Summit 2022Photo: Ruben Griffioen / SuperYacht Times2022 Gulf SuperYacht Summit confirms the “Gulf is a region to watch”

Recap: On 9 and 10 November 2022 SuperYacht Times successfully hosted the Gulf Superyacht Summit, which was held under the patronage of P&O Marinas and with Lürssen as the event partner.Page break test marketingWanderlust: Travel SpotlightAntiguaPhoto: Rick JamisonTravel: Irresistible winter cruising destinations

From cooling off in the waters of one of Antigua’s 365 beaches, to soaking up the warmth of Indonesia’s 365 days of summer, get inspired by these winter cruising destinations which each offer its own secrets to a glorious winter superyacht cruise.