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Dutchman Ed Kastelein is the owner of the sailing yacht Atlantic. Kastelein is a descendant of the founders of the Holland-America Line (HAL). The Holland America cruise line was sold to Carnival Corporation. With the proceeds the family started investing through HAL Holding. Ed Kastelein spents a lot of his time in yachting. After owning, restoring, rebuilding or recreating a number of famous yachts such as Thendara, Aile Blanche, Borkumriff, Zaca a te Moana and most recently the Herreshoff racing schooner Eleonora, Ed Kastelein planned his ultimate masterpiece: the recreation of the 3-mast schooner Atlantic. Ed Kastelein built on his vast experience and has once again constructed a yacht that no-one thought would ever sail again. The project was certainly his most ambitious; with her length over deck of 185 feet (56 metres) she is the largest classic racing schooner ever to be recreated. The schooner Atlantic has her own website.
The sailing yacht Atlantic, owned by Ed Kastelein
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