AURORA BOREALIS - KURT STRAND'S FUTURISTIC SUPERYACHT REVEALED
Norwegian designer Kurt Strand, has revealed his latest superyacht concept, the futuristic 122-meter Aurora Borealis.
Drawing on his childhood, Strand took inspiration from the rough weather conditions of Northern Norway and the raw power of nature designing Aurora Borealis for those who want to enjoy nature but within the refinements of luxury.
Designed with an environmentally friendly propulsion system of three electric azimuthing pods powered by hydrogen fuel cell generators Aurora Borealis can reach a top speed of 20 knots she also has an economical speed to give her trans-ocean ranges.
Spread over 6 –stories the accommodation aboard will be for up to 20 guests across 10 cabins. Comprising of an owner’s 400 square metre suite with 18 -degree views, outdoor Jacuzzi, sun lounge area, gym, spa, office, library and wine cellar. A further eight VIP suites will accommodate upto18 guests and crew quarters and living areas are provided to accommodate a staff of 48.
As with all luxury superyachts the Aurora Borealis features all the luxury toys one would need whilst at sea. A large helicopter landing pad and swimming pool are featured on the aft deck, there is a helicopter hanger able to accommodate up to two helicopters, a cinema, beauty salon with spa, and a small gym. She also features lots of toys including two rigid tenders, RIB’s, off road vehicles and a submarine.
For more information visit: www.strand-craft.com