Yacht Length: 86 m (282 ft) -
Prince Al Waleed bin Talal Net Worth: US$ 19 billion -
Kingdom 5KR is a 85.65 meter motor yacht. The yacht was built in 1980 by the yacht builder Benetti. For an estimated USD 100 million. Purchased now, the equivalent would be more than USD 200 million. She was designed by Jon Bannenberg.
The yacht is powered by 2 Nohab diesel engines. Which bring her a top speed of 20 knots. Her cruise speed is 17 knots. She has a range of 8,500nm. The yacht has a steel hull and aluminum superstructure.
Her interior was designed by Luigi Sturchio. She can accommodate 22 guests and a crew of 30.
The yacht was built as Nabila for Saudi billionaire Adnan Khashoggi, who named her after his daughter. At the time of its construction Nabila was one of the largest yachts in the world.
During its days as Nabila, the yacht was featured in the James Bond movie Never Say Never Again. In the Bond movie she was named Flying Saucer. Translated from the Italian Disco Volante in the original novel Thunderball. The yacht acted as the villain's mobile head quarters.
This isn't the only yacht of course to play a starring role in the spy franchise. With a number of other Bond Boats gracing our screens across the years. The yacht was inspiration for a track -
After Khashoggi ran into financial problems. He sold the yacht in 1988 to the Sultan of Brunei. Who in turn sold it to Donald Trump for USD 29 million.
Trump renamed the yacht the Trump Princess. When Trump ran into financial problems, he sold it to Prince Al-
The yacht's current name stems from the Prince's investment company, Kingdom Holding Company. And his lucky number (5), and his children's initials ('K' and 'R').
The yacht Kingdom 5 KR is rumored to be replaced by a larger yacht. Known as the New Kingdom 5KR. The last few years Kingdom 5KR seems to stay unmoved at the IYCA in Antibes.
In June 2016 she left for maintenance to a dry dock in Genua, Italy.
The boat is not available for yacht charter. And the yacht is not listed for sale.
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He is a member of the Saudi Royal Family. As he is the nephew of the late Saudi King Abdullah. As an entrepreneur and international investor he has realized massive wealth. Through investments in real estate and the stock market.
His net worth is estimated at US$ 19 billion. Making him one oft he richest persons in the world. He is the richest person in Saudi Arabia. And one of the richest in the Middle East.
The Airbus A380 has been noted in the 2009 Guinness World Records as the largest private jet in the world. His private Boeing 747 with registration HZ-
In 2011 he acquired a US$ 300 million stake in Twitter. The Prince is one of the richest yacht owners in the world.
He was married to Princes Ameerah Al-
Princes Ameeral Al-
He lives in a large palace in Riyadh. The Palace is located on the Prince Talal Road. Its a large compound with three outdoor swimming pools, a large inside pool area. There is a large lake and several buildings including a Mosque. The palace reportedly has more than 400 rooms.
On November 4 2017 the Prince was arrested as part of an anti corruption effort. He was among at least 11 Saudi princes and former senior Saudi Government officials including ministers and businessmen arrested by Saudi Arabian authorities. He was detained in the Riyadh Ritz Carlton hotel.
The arrest was ordered by a newly established anti-
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