Australia, KA-5

Australia, KA-5

Built in 1976 according to the International Third Rule- America’s Cup.

HISTORY:

SPECS:

Sail Number KA-5
Year Built 1977
Designer Bob Miller & Johan Valentijn
Builder Steve E. Ward & Brian Raley
First Owner America's Cup Challenge '77 Ltd.
First Name Australia
First Sail Number KA-5
First Country Australia
Original Homeport Yanchep
Other Names Temeraire (1980)
Current Status / Condition good
Current Owner Australian 12mR Historic Trust
Current Location Sydney, Australia
Construction Aluminum alloy
Length Overall 19.81 m.
Length Waterline 13.71 m.
Beam 3.71 m.
Draft 2.74 m.
Sail Area 168 sq. m.
Displacement 24.85 t.