One of the most yachts that frequent Malta is the 55 m Cayman Islands Flag motor yacht SAMAX. She was built in 1996 by Feadship, Netherlands with steel hull and Alumunium Superstructure.
Her homeport is George Town so flag is Cayman Islands (CYM). She has a 881 GRT; powered by 2 x Caterpillar 3516 Diesel engines with 2 propellers giving maximum speed of 17.5 knots and can accommodate 16 guests with 13 crew.
She entered Marsamxett Harbour on Friday 26th April, 2019 coming from Phuket, Thailand and moored at Manoel Island Marina of which bow repairs were made as seen below.
And she left on Tuesday 4th June 2019 bound to Gocek at Turkey.
Photos by Capt. Lawrence Dalli. Do not use these images without my permission. © All rights reserved. Malta Ship Photos & Action Photos – www.maltashipphotos.com