Italia II, I-9

Italia II, I-9, photo courtesy Brian Melzian

Built in 1986 according to the International Third Rule- America’s Cup.

HISTORY:

SPECS:

Sail Number I-9
International Rule THIRD Rule-AC
Year Built 1986
Designer Giorgetti & Magrini
Builder Cantieri Ferri
First Owner Consorzio Italia
First Name Italia II
First Sail Number I-9
First Country Italy
Original Homeport Genova
Current Status / Condition sailing under refit (2012-2013)
Current Location Pescara, Italy
Construction Aluminum alloy
Length Overall 21.60 m.
Length Waterline 13.65 m.
Beam 4.36 m.