U-81 is a yacht support vessel, built by Damen in 2022. She is a conversion project, and started construction as a supply vessel.
The yacht U-81 is powered by 2 Caterpillar diesel engines. That bring her a top speed of 16 knots. Her cruising speed is 12 knots. We estimate her range at more than 5,000nm.
Not much is known about her interior. We estimate that she can accommodate 8 guests in 4 cabins and has a crew of 16.
Owner Graeme Hart
Her owner is New Zealand billionaire Graeme Hart. She will support his superyacht Here Comes The Sun and his new yacht currently under construction in The Netherlands.
U-81 carries a Bell 429 helicopter with registration ZK-HUY. (ZK means she is registered in New Zealand).
The boat is not available for yacht charter. And she is not listed for sale.
M/Y Odyssey II Yacht
In 2019 Hart purchased the CRN yacht Cloud 9 and named her Odyssey II. The yacht was built for Australian billionaire Bret Blundy.
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