Benetti has provided us with the latest build update of its 69m superyacht Spectre, known as FB269. Featuring a steel hull and aluminium superstructure, the vessel has been successfully transferred to Benetti’s Livorno shipyard for her outfitting.



Benetti FB269 is the yacht designed for one of the brand’s most loyal customers, Italo-American John Staluppi, for whom this is his third Benetti. M/Y Spectre will be Mr Staluppi's 7th yacht.

The contours of the hi speed cruising hull designed by Dutch firm Mulder Design have been optimized to deliver both maximum navigation efficiency, with a range of 6,500 miles at 12 knots, as well as a top speed of about 21 knots, which is 30% more than a traditional displacement hull.

Exteriors were designed by Giorgio M. Cassetta Design and the interiors styled by the Benetti in-house team.



The yacht features five decks and the layout is designed to offer big open air spaces and comfort for 12 guests. Accommodation is provided by two owner’s cabins, one with access to an entire private terrace with a hydromassage tub and a sun lounging area, two VIP cabins on the main deck, and two more guest cabins on the lower deck.

The launch and delivery of the Benetti FB269 M/Y Spectre are planned for early summer 2018.

Benetti also has 63m Project Balance, known as FB276, under construction at Livorno facilities.

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