Yachting Developments of New Zealand has announced the delivery of a 33.83 metre carbon fibre sailing yacht Cygnus Montanus, which now prepares to head to Tahiti on a maiden voyage.



Cygnus Montanus was built for experienced owners to a design by German Frers of Frers Naval Architecture while her interiors were styled by Adam Lay Studio. The yacht has been created to be handled by a small crew, with a lifting keel allowing her to access even the more remote areas for anchorage.



Ian Cook, managing director of Yachting Developments, said:
This fast, light, carbon-fibre, family-oriented boat is exactly the kind of project that our team likes to build. The beautiful end result is a real testament to the vision of her owners

As for the accommodation, it includes a full beam owner’s cabin aft and three guest cabins. Each cabin features the interior décor themed around previous trips undertaken by the owner. 



From a technical standpoint the yacht's power comes from a single Cummins QSL9-405 engine.



Cygnus Montanus hit the water in May in Auckland’s Viaduct Harbour after being transported from the builder’s Hobsonville facility.

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