The event and launch of the yacht was inaugurated in the presence of the Parliamentary Secretary Dr. Chris Said, Vice President of Azimut Yachts - Dott. Ugo Garassino, Bank Of Valletta Chairman Mr. Tonio Depasquale and Network Events Chairman Mr. John Formosa. Immediately distinctive with it’s metallic grey hull and gloss black hardtop together with striking orange upholstery the Atlantis 48 set the tone for the future of Atlantis Yachts in Malta.
Dott. Ugo Garassino presented AZIMUT|BENETTI’s group’s financial strength, dimension and position as today’s market leader in the nautical sector together with it’s substantial investment is Research & Development and yacht marinas over the past years. He also reaffirmed the Group’s belief and prospect in Malta’s strategic geographical position with it’s intentions and ongoing discussions with the Maltese Goverment for the development of a yacht marina and refit facility in Malta. NETWORK EVENTS Chairman Mr. John Formosa also confirmed the intentions to expand and transform next year’s 6th edition of the Valletta Boatshow into an International Boatshow covering the Southern Mediterranean Region.
Also on the night FERRARI and their regional dealer CRONOS represented by their President Sig. Mario Schianina launched the new FERRARI FF accompanied by the FERRARI 458 ITALIA and a top line fashion show by local leading fashion boutique REBELLI displayed the latest ’prima linea’ Autumn/Winter Collections for 2011/2012.
Azimut|Benetti Group and their brands AZIMUT Yachts, ATLANTIS Yachts and BENETTI Yachts are represented in Malta by Esprit Yachting.
Atlantis 48: technical specification
Maximum Length ISO 8666: 15,94 m
Hull Length ISO 8666: 14,33 m
Max Beam ISO 8666: 4,35 m
Max Draft ISO 8666: 1,18 m
Full Load Displac.t ISO 8666: 18,2 t
Light Displac. ISO 8666: 14,5 t
Layout & Construction
Cabin: 2 Berths: 4 + 2 Heads: 2
Fuel Tank Capacity: 1700 lt
Fresh Water Tank Capacity: 420 lt
Grey Water Tank Capacity:150 lt
Propulsion & Performance
Engine: 2 x CUMMINS QSC 8.3 600 mHP
Vmax: 34 kt
Vcruise: 31 kt