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About: Diane Byrne

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Diane M. Byrne is the founder and editor of the website Megayacht News. A longtime yachting writer, she contributes to Super Yacht World, Superyacht Business, Boat Exclusive, and other magazines. She is additionally a member of the International Superyacht Society Board of Directors and a founding member of the U.S. Superyacht Association.

Recent Posts by Diane Byrne

Emerald Isle Auction Falls Short
Posted on August 29, 2010.
The auction of the 126-foot Emerald Isle did not go as anticipated last week, with the minimum bid failing to be reached. But there is still a chance the yacht ...
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Hydro Tec and Kingship Collaborate on Explorer Yacht
Posted on August 26, 2010.
Boasting an anticipated range of 7,000 nautical miles at an 11.5-knot cruise speed, the HT116 Explorer is one of the newest projects being promoted by Kingship Marine. With exterior styling and ...
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Smuggler Marine Aiming at International RIB Buyers
Posted on August 25, 2010.
If you pay close attention to the toys toted by superyachts, then you may recognize the name Smuggler Marine. Its RIBs have been aboard Alloy Yachts deliveries such as Salperton. ...
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Inace Launches 98 Explorer
Posted on August 24, 2010.
Inace Yachts recently splashed the steel-hulled 98 Explorer seen here, one of six models from 78 to 135 feet that it has under construction. The yacht is for a client of ...
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Alloy Yachts Presents Imagine
Posted on August 24, 2010.
Here’s the first photo of the completed Hull AY40, a.k.a. Imagine, from Alloy Yachts. The delivery obviously marks a special occasion, but it's extra special for another reason. Imagine is ...
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IAG Yachts Launches First Project
Posted on August 23, 2010.
Founded in 2005, IAG Yachts is still relatively unknown, but its international team intends to change that. It’s an independent division of the International Audio Group, a China-based manufacturer of ...
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Trial Set for Sensation Yachts Property
Posted on August 22, 2010.
The legal battles over Sensation Yachts continue to grab headlines in its home country of New Zealand. Last week, word came that a new fight will be settled in court ...
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Sirius, Feadship’s Fourth F45, Debuts
Posted on August 19, 2010.
Somehow it’s fitting that the lastest F45 from Feadship’s Royal Van Lent yard is a celestial-themed superyacht, just like one of her predecessors. Sirius is the fourth 44.65-meter (147-foot) yacht in ...
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Icon Yachts Premiering 53-Meter Proposal
Posted on August 18, 2010.
As you may recall, Icon Yachts and Redman Whiteley Dixon teamed up for the interior of Icon’s first megayacht series, measuring 62 meters (203 feet). While construction continues on the ...
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Proposed Rybovich Refit Yard to Be Put to Public Vote
Posted on August 17, 2010.
Following the verification of thousands of signatures on a petition, residents of Riviera Beach in Florida will now get the chance to vote on the proposed megayacht-refit facility that Rybovich ...
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Alloy Yachts Presents Imagine
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