AC34, primera navegada del AC72. Fotos HD


© Guilain Grenier/ORACLE TEAM USA

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MEDIA ADVISORY – ORACLE TEAM USA’s AC72 First Sail
SAN FRANCISCO, Friday, August 31, 2012

FIRST SAIL FOR ORACLE TEAM USA’s AC72

ORACLE TEAM USA’s first AC72, 17, sailed for the first time today.

The initial commissioning and testing process was started with the boat displaying an early demonstration of its performance potential.
After two hours, the session was stopped due to a daggerboard failure in the starboard hull.
Boat and crew returned safely to the team’s Pier 80 base.
The team is now assessing its options to resume testing as soon as possible.

AC34, cuenta regresiva para la botadura del AC72 de Oracle Team USA


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San Francisco, Tuesday, August 28, 2012

ORACLE TEAM USA has started the countdown to launching its first AC72 wingsailed catamaran this week.

A Media Day is planned for Friday 31 August, the first scheduled sailing day for the boat that will play a central role in the San Francisco team’s bid to win the America’s Cup again next year.

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AC34. Inminente botadura del AC72 de Oracle Team USA


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ORACLE TEAM USA COUNTS DOWN TO THE LAUNCH OF FIRST AC72
San Francisco, Wednesday, August 15, 2012

By the end of the month, ORACLE TEAM USA expects to have tested and launched the first of its two AC72 wingsail catamarans planned for the defense of the 2013 America’s Cup.

The extreme performance sailboat is the creation of ORACLE TEAM USA’s design, engineering and build teams.

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