Astra is a custom motor yacht launched in 2014 by Amels in Holland, Netherlands.
AMELS are masters in the art of modern Dutch high-value yacht building. The yard is the largest superyacht facility in the Netherlands and one of the top superyacht builders in the world. In 2005 AMELS launched the successful LIMITED EDITIONS and delivered the first yacht of the series in 2007. The shipyard also specialises in the build of full-custom superyachts, with the in-construction Project Signature due to become the largest superyacht ever built in the Netherlands upon her scheduled launch in 2025.
Astra measures 55.00 metres in length, with a max draft of 3.38 feet and a beam of 9 feet.
Astra has a steel hull with an aluminium superstructure.Her exterior design is by Tim Heywood Design.
Tim Heywood, the multi award-winning yacht designer, has produced some of the finest and largest yachts on the water. Among his exceptional designs is the stunning 133m Al Mirqab, which was awarded the coveted ‘Motor Yacht of the Year’ at the 2009 World Superyacht Awards.
Her interior design is by Studio Laura Sessa.
Performance and Capabilities
Astra has a top speed of 15.50 knots and a cruising speed of 12.00 knots. .
Astra accommodates up to 12 guests in 5 cabins. She also houses room for up to 13 crew members.
Astra has a hull NB of 465.