In New Zealand yesterday, the first trial runs of the boat of a new class AC9F. These vessels will be used by teams participating in the youth America’s Cup. Including – and the Russian team.
The main feature of the boat AC9F (and the first of them) – all of them, as we already reported, will be printed on a 3D printer the largest sailing new Zealand shipyard Yachting Developments.
The first boat got the name Kōtare, translated from the Maori language – “Kingfisher”.firstkingfisher