Chelsea Owner Roman Abramovich - Chelsea, and other Toys

Roman Abramovich's Eclipse

Chelsea owner, Roman Abramovich, a Russian billionaire is the owner of the largest privately owned yacht in the world. This yacht named Eclipse is under construction at a shipyard in Hamburg.

The 550ft long ship is equipped with all the luxury equipments - two helicopter landing pads, three launches, several hot tubs, a private cinema, a swimming pool and submarine as a safety vehicle for the billionaire and his family. This yacht has a 50 man crew.

Here is a listing of Roman's toys

Boeing 767 plane - $120 million;
Business class Boeing plane - $60 million;
Two helicopters - $70 million each;
Pelorus yacht complete with bullet-proof windows, a submarine and anti-missile system - $150 million;
Extasea yacht with a pool and Turkish bath - $140 million;
Le Grand Blue yacht outfitted with a helipad - $120 million;
Chelsea football club - $261 million.

Russian businessman, Roman Abramovich is best known outside Russia as the owner of Chelsea FC – currently sitting on top of the England Premier League.

According to the 2010 Forbes rich list, he is the 4th richest man in Russia and the 50th richest person in the world.

Abramovich became the owner of Chelsea in June 2003. Since Abramovich’s take over Chelsea have won the Premier League three times, the FA Cup three times, the League Cup twice and they have been runners-up in the 2008 UEFA Champions League.

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