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AMERICA II - US 44

Year1985
Current Sail NumberUS 44
International RuleThird Rule AC
Current Statussailing
Current LocationMaui, HI
Current CountryUS
DesignerM. William Langan-Sparkman & Stephens
BuilderWilliams & Manchester Shipyard
Length Overall17.70 m.
Beam3.68 m.
Draught2.74 m.
Construction
Original OwnerAmerica II Syndicate
Original NameAMERICA II
Original CountryUS
Original HomeportKings Point, NY
Original Sail NumberUS 44
Owner Details & History

1985 - 1988 America II Syndicate, USMMA Foundation - name: AMERICA II - home port: Kings Point, NY

November 1988 Sold, King's Point Maritime Academy after the America's Cup Challenge in Freemantle, Australia.

1988 shipped to Seattle, where she was modified to Coast Guard specifications for charter vessels, and then shipped to Honolulu, HI. An engine was installed, the cockpit was modified to seat up to 29 passengers, the rig was slightly shortened (per CG requirements). The vessel has a valid COI. She has been in charter and leased to Olapa K'Oa Charters In 2013, the present operator lost his permit to operate out of Lahaina Harbor so the vessel will be returned to ACS. She is for sale Plans and pictures are available


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