In Gibraltar have arrested the world’s largest yacht is Russian billionaire
MOSCOW, 19 Jul — RIA Novosti. In Gibraltar arrested the world’s largest sailing yacht, owned by Russian businessman Andrey Melnichenko. As the portal Yacht Harbour, the ship was detained due to claims of the German shipyard.
The fifth of February the yacht A Sailing Yacht (“yacht And sail”) sent from the German Kiel to Spain for finishing. In late spring it was supposed to be transferred to the owner.
The world’s largest yacht billionaire Andrei Melnichenko of A Sailing Yacht is under arrest over claims the German construction of the shipyard. pic.twitter.com/OcIta49Gns
— Yuri Ovchinnikov (@NicPrtm) February 19, 2017
However, Nobiskrug shipbuilding company has filed a lawsuit, accusing the customer — Valla Yachts Limited is in breach of contract. It is clarified that the customer is not transferred to the date of the last tranche in the amount of 9.8 million euros.
Some shots of the new $400 million A Sailing Yacht recently delivered to Andrey Melnichenko pic.twitter.com/5fLZ4p0dMo
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In addition, the shipyard has any claim in connection with the debt of the sub-accounts, therefore the total amount of the claim rose to 15.3 million.
British Daily Mail wrote last year that the length of the yacht measures 142 meters, and the height of her masts exceed 90 meters. The ship has eight decks, it is designed for a crew of 54 people. According to the newspaper, the cost of the yacht could reach $ 450 million.