CRN Launches Superyacht Cloud 9

CRN launches the 243-foot superyacht Cloud 9.

Cloud 9, CRN
CRN launched Cloud 9 earlier this year.Flavio Cairola

CRN recently launched the superyacht known as Cloud 9 at the builder's Ancona shipyard.

The 1,000-ton-plus, 243-footer spans five decks and is the results of a collaboration yacht between CRN’s Technical Department, Studio Zuccon International Project, who designed the exterior, and Winch Design, who designed the interior.

Features on board Cloud 9 include a private deck forward connected to the master suite and a large beach club aft with an extended platform at sea level.

CRN recently launched the superyacht known as Cloud 9 at the builder's Ancona shipyard.

The 1,000-ton-plus, 243-footer spans five decks and is the results of a collaboration yacht between CRN’s Technical Department, Studio Zuccon International Project, who designed the exterior, and Winch Design, who designed the interior.

Features on board Cloud 9 include a private deck forward connected to the master suite and a large beach club aft with an extended platform at sea level.

Spanning five decks, Cloud9 has plenty of space for large groups — 16 guests (12 when chartering). While the owner enjoys the master suite, guest can choose between a VIP suite and six guest staterooms. She also has accommodations for 28 crew members in 15 cabins.

She's powered by two 2,682 hp Caterpillar 3516C diesel engines, reportedly propelling Cloud9 to top end of 16.5 knots.

Go the distance: She's built for long-range cruising with the capability to travel 6,000 nm at a 15-knot cruise.

Delivery date: Cloud 9 will be delivered in April 2017.