M/Y «A» is a luxury motor yacht

designed by Philippe Starck and Martin Francis, 

and constructed by Blohm + Voss

at the HDW shipyard in Kiel, Germany.

It was commissioned in November 2004, and delivered in 2008 at a rumoured cost of US$300 million.

With a length of 119 metres (390 ft) and displacing almost 6,000 tonnes, it is one of the largest motor yachts in the world.