Skyfall – The First Sections Are Taking Shape


Sunrise Yachts in Antalya have wasted no time in cutting steel for the hull of the next superyacht to be built by serial yacht owner John & Jeanette Staluppi.

The 68 metre fast displacement yacht will be the American couple’s 21st yacht and the second to bear the name after the latest of James Bond movie titles

Their largest project to date is due for delivery in 2017 is designed by Italian based Vallicelli & Co., with an interior design by Focus Yacht Design in Germany.

Naval architecture is by Mulder Design from Holland and Turkish based Ozgun Yacht Design.

The steel hull and aluminium superstructure, will have transatlantic range and is designed to meet the owner’s particular requirements in terms of esthetics, speed and comfort.

In line with the Staluppis’ spirit of innovation that has produced many groundbreaking yachts, in the past,Skyfall will feature a host of technologies never combined in a yacht project before.

These include:

  • Voith Linear Jet propulsion system offering performance, reliability and silence
  • MME microturbines – the power generating solution of the future.