Melinka is a custom sailing yacht launched in 1981 by Nautor's Swan in Pietarsaari, Finland and most recently refitted in 2003.
Melinka measures 24.40 feet in length, with a max draft of 2.70 feet and a beam of 5.80 feet.
Melinka has a GRP hull with a GRP superstructure.Her exterior design is by Sparkman & Stephens.
In 1929, Sparkman & Stephens was incorporated by Drake Sparkman, an established yacht broker, and the Stephens brothers, Olin and Rod, Jr., both promising young designers In 1931, Dorade (S&S Design No. 7) won the Trans-Atlantic Race, earning the new firm monumental accolades within the yachting community.
Melinka also features naval architecture by Sparkman & Stephens.
Performance and Capabilities
Melinka has a top speed of 10.00 knots and a cruising speed of 8.00 knots. She is powered by a single screw propulsion system.
Melinka accommodates up to 6 guests in 3 cabins. She also houses room for up to 3 crew members.
Melinka flies the flag of the United Kingdom.