Independence, US-28

Independence, US-28

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


Independence, US-28
Independence, US-28


Sail Number Us-28
International Rule THIRD Rule-AC
Year Built 1976
Designer Frederick E. Hood
Builder Minneford Yacht Yard Inc.
Hull ID Number design #: 691
First Owner Kings Point Fund, Inc.
First Name Independence
First Sail Number US-28
First Country USA
Original Homeport Kings Point, NY
Current Status / Condition re-designed and rebuilt as CLIPPER
Construction Aluminum alloy
Length Overall 19.34 m.
Length Waterline 13.77 m.
Beam 3.73 m.
Draft 2.69 m.
Sail Area 174 sq. m.
Displacement 25.1 t.