Turkish shipyard Mengi Yay has announced the successful launch of luxury motor-sailer yacht L’AQUILA II, the 42.5m/139.4ft flagship known as NB 99 during construction.

L'Aquila II superyacht launched © Mengi Yay

L’Aquila II superyacht launched © Mengi Yay

The naval architecture comes from Ginton Naval Architects and features a navy blue steel hull with an aluminium composite superstructure. Rush Design produced the interior styling and carried the signature navy blue hull into the detailing within. There are 5 en-suite cabins to sleep a total of 10 guests, and the layout consists of 1 Master suite, 2 VIP staterooms and 2 double cabins. There are also 4 crew cabins to accommodate a crew of 6.

Twin Yanmar 6AYM-WGT L-Rated engine producing 911 HP give a top speed of 14.6 knots and a cruising speed of 13.5 knots. 

M/S L’AQUILA II will now complete her sea trials and final outfitting before the end of June when she will be cruising the Mediterranean for the summer season.