Australia III, KA-9

International Third Rule - America's Cup for 12 Metre yachts

Built in 1985 according to the International Third Rule- America’s Cup.

HISTORY:

Built in 1985 according to the International Third Rule- America’s Cup.

SPECS:

Sail Number KA-9
Year Built 1985
Designer Ben Lexcen
Builder Steve E. Ward & Co.
First Owner America's Cup Defense '87 Ltd.
First Name Australia III
First Country Australia
Original Homeport Perth
Other Names Bengal III
Current Location Japan
Construction Aluminum alloy