Aviva (68m yacht)

Aviva is a 68 metres (223 ft) length motor yacht. Drafted as Aviva III, it is the third super yacht named Aviva built for Bahamas-based British businessman Joe Lewis. Launched in 2007 by Lemwerder-based German builder Abeking & Rasmussen, they undertook the overall design and interior details, while Reymond Langton were responsible for external styling.[1]

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History
NameAviva
OwnerJoe Lewis
Port of registryCayman Islands
BuilderAbeking & Rasmussen
Completed2007
Identification
General characteristics
Class and typeMotor yacht
Length68 metres (223 ft)
Capacity16 guests
NotesThird yacht built for Lewis called Aviva, this is Aviva III

Aviva acts as Lewis's personal mobile office, housing his personal art collection, Lewis has been known to live on Aviva for months at a time. Capable of housing up to 16 guests,[1] the yacht has been refitted on at least two occasions since her 2007 launch.[2]

In 2017, the same yard launched a new Aviva for Lewis, with a hull length of 98metres.[3]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Aviva". SuperYachts.com. Retrieved 1 October 2011.
  2. ^ Richard Luscombe/David Teather (22 March 2008). "The East Ender who blew a billion dollars in a day". The Guardian. Retrieved 1 October 2011.
  3. ^ "AVIVA Yacht - Abeking & Rasmussen | Yacht Charter Fleet".

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