Now that's a MAST-erpiece! Billionaire who moored his superyacht in the Thames takes his SECOND boat for a test run that boasts three masts as tall as Big Ben and needs a tugboat to get out of the dock

Now that's a MAST-erpiece! Billionaire who moored his superyacht in the Thames takes his SECOND boat for a test run that boasts three masts as tall as Big Ben and needs a tugboat to get out of the dock
 

It was virtually impossible to miss this mammoth sailing superyacht as it took to the sea for a test run today - thanks in large part to its three 300ft masts which stand taller than Big Ben's tower.
The 468ft-long vessel, owned by Russian billionaire Andrey Igorevich Melnichenko, was reportedly pulled out of the German Naval Yard in Kiel, north of Hamburg, by a tugboat and eventually built up a speed of 20 knots.
But the superyacht, worth an estimated $450million (£313million), was not able to realise its full potential because the three huge sails have not yet been unveiled. They are... read more

 
5 October 2016 in Science &Technology, Views: 45
Source: Daily Mail
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