The classical approach of Velocity Prediction Program is to find the balance of Hydrodynamic and aerodynamic sensors acting on the yacht to determine sailing conditions and associated performance. Usually, this approach is based on the data given by towing tank, wind tunnel or numerical computations. We present in this paper the unsteady coupling between an hydrodynamic RANSE with free surface solver and a panel aerodynamic solver that allow to directly find the sailing condition of the yacht, and its performances, compute bay solving the six degrees of freedom motion equations of the ship in the hydrodynamic solver. The main advantage of this computational method is the decrease of numerical evaluation, compared to the classical interpolation approach to determine performances of a hull, and to directly rank several hills in the term of performances and not only in the term of drag in fixed conditions. Further, improvements will allow to simulate unsteady maneuvering of sailing yacht, and focus will for example on restart behavior after tacking, dynamic behavior in waves.

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