Moonen Shipyards, Etoile d`Azur, the seventh in the remarkable Moonen 84 series has become the first in the series to complete a Transatlantic crossing. Sailing form Gibraltar to Sint Maarten via the Azores, she traveled 3350 Nautical Miles.
She encountered heavy weather on the first leg to Azores, including 12 hours with occasional seas breaking over her. She performed very well and reaches an low level of fuel consumption.
"she behaves beautifully in higher seas and is a pleasure to operate" says her captain.