Foster's first yacht launches in Italy
The first yacht designed by Norman Foster, the Ocean Emerald, has been launched in La Spezia, Italy
The 41m super-yacht has five suites and can accommodate up to 12 guests, with a crew of seven.
Ocean Emerald is one of four identical Foster-designed super-yachts that will be launched by the company YachtPlus over the next two years. The second, Ocean Pearl, will enter service in autumn 2009, the third in early 2010, and the final yacht later that year.