The James Bond Vehicle Library

S/Y Chimera
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Published 09/03-2013
Updated 09/03-2013 05:03

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This beatiful sailboat transports Severine and Bond to the Silva's hideout on the deserted island near Macau (in reality - Hashima Island, south west coast of Japan, 15 km from Nagasaki).

We can see here typical application of one of the Murphy's law "What starts good, ends bad". After a warm reception under shower Bond ends the travel handcuffed by the crew...

The yacht itself is a steel schooner originally named "Regina". Build in Bodrum, launched in February 2011 by Turkish Medyat Yacht Building company. Available for charters - prices starts 65 000 EUR/week in low season (March 2013 promotion - 50 000 EUR). According to information from fraseryachts.com it is also available for sale ... how they expressed that ?? "11 million Euros will secure you this luxury yacht for sale"... nice piece of penny but you must admit seeing even only the scenes form the movie that this yacht is a masterpiece of art. Bond's world, indeed.

by MS

007 relation

Skyfall (2012)

  • Villain/henchmens vehicle
  • Vehicle Bond is passenger in

Technical data

General Specifications:

  • Original Name: S/Y REGINA 
  • Manufacturer: Medyat Yacht Building
  • Build: February 2011
  • Sailboat type: Schooner 
  • Total Length: 56m 
  • Beam: 9,50m
  • Draft: 4.20m 
  • Crew: 6 persons 
  • Guest capacity: 12  persons
  • Main Engines: 2 Cummings Diesel Engines 440HP/2200RPM each 
  • Power generators: 2x40 kVA + 22,5 kVA
  • Average Speed: 10 Knots
  • Max Speed: 13 Knots
  • Fresh Water tanks: 9,500 l 
  • Fuel Capacity: 8.000 l ( Average Consumption 70 lt/h)
  • Dinghy: Zodiac with 115hp outboard Yamaha engine

Gadgets

  • 1 Master cabin, 1 VIP Cabin, 4 Double Cabins
  • Onboard Electronics: Computer, Tv-Set VCR, DVD-Player, FM-Radio, CD-DVD-Player, Satellite-Tv-System
  • Bathrooms / Showers Ensuite with shower cells