143' (43.59m)

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1986 143' VAN MILL Motor Yacht Annapolis Maryland United States
$7,295,000 USD

The 1986 143' VAN MILL Motor Yacht STARSHIP is a yacht for sale located in Annapolis, Maryland, United States.

Motoryacht STARSHIP is a 143’ (43.58m) luxury yacht for sale, built and launched by yacht builder Van Mill. Delivered to a knowledgeable yacht owner in 1988 and refit in 2017, this luxury yacht sleeps up to 12 guests in 4 staterooms and has accommodations for 9 crew.

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LENGTH 143' (43.59m)
BUILT (REFIT) 1986 (2015)
BEAM 26' 10" (8.18m)
DRAFT 7' (2.13m)
MX SPEED 17.00 Knots
LOCATION Annapolis, Maryland, USA
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Currently located in Nassau, Bahamas - call for an appointment!


STARSHIP has been carefully maintained since new by several prominent yachting families. Five staterooms comfortably berthing 12 guests and 7 heads including a day heads on the main deck and bridge deck.


In 2003/2004, she had an $8m refit including new interior furnishings, full paint job, and 8’ sundeck extension. New 3512B Caterpillar engines (2003) were installed.


In 2006, new Quantum Marine Zero Speed stabilizers were installed. In 2015 a $2m refit was done including full paint and interior soft goods for the main salon.


With twin 3512B Caterpillar engines she cruises at 11 – 13 knots with a maximum of 17 knots and her KaMeWa waterjet propulsion gives her a very smooth ride with a 7’ (2.1 meter) draft.


Key Highlights

  • Dutch pedigree
  • Bonville Associates interior
  • Oversized windows in main salon
  • Quantum Zero-Speed stabilization
  • Shallow 7’ draft for Bahamas cruising
  • One of the strongest charter boats in the fleet
  • She has made five Trans-Atlantic crossings on her own bottom


Stepping on board the swim platform, moving forward and centerline up a double wide staircase to the aft main deck. There is seating for six guests with a table on both the port and starboard side facing forward. Walking forward through double sliding glass doors you enter the main salon with bench seating on the port and starboard sides. Further forward to port is a large round glass dining table with seating for six guests. To starboard is a full-service bar with seating for four guests. The backlit onyx bar top is a highlight and topic of conversation. Forward of this is a banquette in the middle with port or starboard walk-around to a couch and four chairs. The mirror on the forward bulkhead reveals the television when retracted.


Going forward to port is the stairway down to the guest accommodations and next to that is the stairway up to the skylounge. Forward is the foyer with storage to starboard. At the forward end of the foyer is the dayhead to starboard and the entrance to the galley to port. Forward of this area are two steps up to a large circular dining area with 270 degree views and a large round dining table for 12 guests. Into the galley and forward to port are the steps leading down to the crew area. Back to the stairs leading down to the guest accommodations is the full beam owner’s suite forward (midship) with large bathroom forward centerline.


Aft to port of the owner’s suite is a queen guest stateroom with pullman berth and ensuite head forward. To starboard is a twin guest stateroom with ensuite head forward. Further aft to port and starboard are matching king VIP staterooms with ensuite heads forward. Back up the stairs to the skylounge you arrive at the forward end with dayhead to starboard. The skylounge has a large U-shaped sofa with two chairs and coffee table. To starboard is a desk with chair and computer. Aft of this to starboard is a 39” television. Moving forward past the dayhead is the captain’s cabin to port and ships office to starboard. Ahead of this is the pilothouse. Opening the aft skylounge door you enter the sky deck with full bar to starboard and to port are the stairs leading up to the sundeck.


Centerline is a large square teak table with seating for 10. Aft of this table are chaise lounges, sofa, and small end tables. Aft of this are jet skis and two 1,000 pound davits. Going up to the sundeck the Jacuzzi is centerline under the arch with seating forward. There is a sunpad starboard of the Jacuzzi and aft of this are large U-shaped seating to port and starboard. Aft of this are more jet skis, an inflatable tender and 2,500 pound davit.


Galley and Laundry Equipment

  • 1 x Double Door Custom S.S. Delfield Refrigerator
  • 1 x Custom S.S. Delfield Freezer (new 2020)
  • 1 x Everest Refrigerator
  • 1 x Scottsman Icemakers (new 2021)
  • 2 x GE ovens
  • 1 x Viking 6-burner induction range (new 2020)
  • 1 x Miele Dishwasher (new 2020)
  • 1 x Gas grill - Pilothouse deck aft (new 2020)
  • 2 x U-Line Refrigerator - Pilothouse deck aft; Skylounge
  • 1 x U-Line Refrigerator - Salon bar
  • 2 x SubZero BR700 fridge drawers - Guest foyer
  • 2 x Custom S.S. top load Freezer - Pilothouse deck aft
  • 1 x Manitowoc Q210 Icemaker Pilothouse deck aft
  • 1 x Scottsman DCE-33P - Salon bar
  • 2 x Model 424 Wine coolers - Main deck foyer


Laundry Equipment

  • 1 x Bosch washer - Engine room (new 2020)
  • 1 x Bosch dryer - Engine room (new 2020)
  • 1 x Frigidaire washer – Crew (new 2021)
  • 1 x Maytag Neptune washer - Guest Accommodations (new 2019)
  • 1 x Frigidaire dryer – Crew (new 2021)


Crew Lounge

  • 1 x Microwave
  • 2 x Under counter refrigerators

Communication and Navigation Equipment

Communication Systems                           

  • Furuno Inmarsat C Satcoms
  • 1 x Sailor 900 VSAT Aug 2017
  • Panasonic Hybrid Telephone 
  • Sea 225 SSB - Radio room
  • 2 x ICOM VHF
  • Furuno GMDSS FM 8500 VHF - Pilothouse
  • 2 x Standard Horizon Eclipse - Pilothouse
  • Tellular Cellular Phone System
  • Dell - Radio room
  • Custom Navigation computer - Pilothouse
  • Epson ET 4500 Printer - Radio room
  • Pepwave cellular internet


Navigation Systems

  • Furuno FR-1022 Mark 2A, 72 nm range Radar
  • Furuno RCR-1411 Mark 2A, 72 nm range Radar
  • Anschutz Pilotstar D Autopilot
  • Anschutz Gyrocompass -New Sphere Dec 2017
  • 8” Overhead Compass
  • B&G Network Depth Echo Sounder
  • Furuno D RD-30 Echo Sounder
  • 2 x Garmin 741x5 GPS - Radio room and Pilothouse
  • Furuno RP30 GPS - Pilothouse
  • Transas & Nobletec - Plotter Software
  • Furuno NX-700 Navtex - Radio room
  • B&G Network Wind Indicator
  • Simrad AIS
  • Furuno Inmarsat messenger and alarm GMDSS

Entertainment Equipment

  • 4 x Panasonic 22” LCD in all guest staterooms
  • 1 x Sony 32” LCD - Aft deck
  • 37” LCD Skylounge
  • 26” Sharp HDTV w/DVD - Skylounge aft deck
  • 30” LCD - Master
  • 55” LCD - Salon  
  • Niagra DSR 7.3 - Skylounge
  • Pioneer DV4001 - Salon
  • 4 x Panasonic DVD S25 - all guest staterooms
  • Kenwood KDC-MP6424 - Pilothouse
  • Panasonic 34-RX25 - all guest staterooms
  • Marantz SR7002 - Salon
  • Panasonic Surround Sound - Master
  • Marantz VC6001 - Salon
  • Mitsubishi 4S-U449 VHS - Salon
  • Delphi Sat Radio
  • KVH HDII Sat TV receiver – Aug 2017
  • X-Box 360


Mechanical Equipment

  • Main Engines - 2 x Caterpillar 3512B diesels @ 2,250 Hp each (2003)
  • Engine hours: Port 11,108; Starboard 11,108 (May 2021)
  • ZF BWK 750 Gearboxes
  • 2 x KaMeWa 80 water-jet units Propulsion
  • Waterjets Propeller

Generators and Electricity

  • 2 x 99 kW Caterpillar generators @ 1,800 RPM (2006)
  • Generator 1 outboard: 19,950 hours, May 2021 (8,450 hours since rebuilt Aug 2015)
  • Generator 2 inboard: 19,463 hours, May 2021 (8,000 hours since rebuilt Aug 2015)
  • 112 kW Backends installed (new 2017)
  • 220V/3 Phase/60 Hz Output
  • 85 US Gallons per day
  • 208/480V/3 Phase/60 Hz Shore Power
  • Atlas 85 kW Shore Power Conversion
  • Cruise Air 40-ton Air Conditioner w/ 26 air handling units (2 x new chillers 2021)
  • Quantum Zero Speed Stabilizer w/ARC 3001 Mk2 control
  • Quantum Bow thruster
  • Alfa Laval; dual Racor 1000’s on mains; dual 500’s on gens (rebuilt 2020)
  • Headhunter Tidalwave HMX (updated 2020)
  • 3 x FC Dolphin Watermaker
  • 3 x Helm/Control Stations Located in pilothouse, port and starboard wings

Deck Equipment

  • 2 x Steen Chain Gypsy w/ Capstans Anchor Windlass System (new chains 2020)
  • 2 x Stockless Navy Anchors
  • 2 x 5/8” X 400 Anchor Chains
  • 2 x Steen Deck Capstans - Aft stern quarters
  • Marquipt Main Tender Davit - 2500 capacity (rebuilt Oct 2021)
  • 2 x Marquipt Main Tender Davit - 1000 capacity (rebuilt Oct 2021)
  • Marquipt 7 Step Accommodation Ladder
  • Custom Hydro-electric Stern Boarding Gangway Nautical Structures
  • 2 x ACR Spotlights
  • Transom shower
  • Jacuzzi on Sundeck
  • EFX Precore Peleton treadmill
  • Free weights

Tender and Toys

  • 5 x Yamaha VX-110 Wave runners (2x 2013; 2x2016; 1x2017)
  • 2 x Sea Bobs (1 x new 2021)
  • 1 x Brownie’s dive compressor with 12 tanks
  • Water skis & towable toys
  • 18’ Novurania with 115hp Yamaha 4-stroke refit in 2015

Safety and Fire Protection

  • 4 x Cameras located in: Aft deck, Side decks, Engine room
  • Monitors are located in: Radio room, pilothouse – modulated to all TVs
  • 2 x Ship Safes
  • FM200 in engine room and galley
  • Fire Extinguishers located throughout yacht
  • 4 x Pilothouse deck aft, lazarette, sundeck, foredeck
  • 2 x Firefighting Suit with SBCA
  • 4 x Canister Life rafts – Recertified Nov 2020
  • Life Rings- Pilothouse deck, main deck
  • ACR 406 Hz EPRIBS (new 2020)
  • Full complement of flares

Upgrades and Improvements

  • Guest cabins: New TVs, remotes, DVD players, amplifiers, bedding, sleep number beds, carpet, wallpaper, artwork, curtains, sconce lights, and lower foyer wall panels recovered
  • Sky lounge: New blinds, sofa, table, and sconce lights, and computer
  • Bridge: Recovered all upholstery, stereo, added horn switch port and starboard for wing station use
  • Main Salon: New artwork, 2 x forward air handlers replaced
  • Main Foyer: New mirrors, wall panel recovered
  • Dining Room: New recovered wall panels, sconce lights, 2 x air handlers replaced
  • Galley: Refinished entire galley and replaced faces with PVC, new wallpaper, replaced freezer, new icemaker
  • Crew Area: New flooring, wallpaper
  • Electronics: New Pepwave cellular internet, new Agian router and internet switch, new access points throughout, new amps for outside stereo, new control system for outside stereo, new speakers, and sub woofers outside, New Vantage lighting control system
  • Deck: New anchor chains, re-dipped anchors, new gas BBQ, Sunshades and poles made for helideck and workout area, $50k spent in paint and blister repair or improvements
  • Engine room: Main engines-new turbos, exhaust elbows, flowerpots, exhaust manifolds, Headhunter treatment plant updated control system, 2 x new 10-ton each Dometic chillers installed, rebuilt steering pumps, rebuilt alpha laval, new aftercoolers in generators, heat exchangers, turbos
  • Bottom, miscellaneous plate replacement
  • All jet ski tops side have been repainted and all new covers made

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Worth Avenue Yachts LLC - Palm Beach
150 Worth Avenue Suite 136 Palm Beach, Florida, 33480 USA

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