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Dorie Cox is editor of The Triton.

From the Bridge: Cybersecurity risks just part of captain’s job

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox The view from the 128-foot M/V Grand Floridian in the center of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show overlooked hundreds …

FLIBS17: Show tests yacht sale in duty-free FTZ

Foreign trade zone offers new options for foreign-flagged yachts By Dorie Cox M/Y Clorinda is able to do what few other foreign-flagged yachts for sale in the …

FLIBS17: New FLIBS dates get rave reviews

By Dorie Cox Wednesday worked. For as long as most people remember, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show has started on Thursday and run through Monday. …

Sell the anchor, barter for a kayak, buy a drone with Yachting Trader app

By Dorie Cox Capt. Ken Maff and his wife, Chief Stew Heidi Romero, have managed thousands of pounds of stuff during their careers on yachts. Like when the chef …

Deckhands solve compliance, boost bragging rights with app

By Dorie Cox Every 30 days, many yacht crew struggle to remember charter dates, night watches and unplanned tasks to record their hours of work and rest. …

Crew uncover hidden poem inside M/Y Themis

By Dorie Cox A love poem is tucked into the far recesses of M/Y Themis. Chef Sharon Sachse said a temporary mate found the hidden gem. The ode is written in …

FLIBS17: Visa, cruising permit issues by-the-book, yet case-by-case

By Dorie Cox No matter how often immigration, cruising permit and charter rules are discussed, questions persist. Answers are based on laws and regulations, …

FLIBS17: Yacht Chandler hosts biggest FLIBS party of the year

Yacht Chandlers’ 10th annual customer and crew appreciation event was a “Party with a Purpose.” with donations going to hurricane relief charities. …

FLIBS17: Gallery of crew

The sunny skies were picture perfect Friday, but have the chamois ready today. Weather reports indicate a chance of showers in the morning and a possible …

FLIBS17: Interior talents are on the table

By Dorie Cox The work of interior yacht staff is misunderstood. That’s what several stews said during two tabletop setting competitions that took place …

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Editor’s Picks

Capt. Ryan O’Meara dies in the Bahamas

Capt. Ryan O’Meara dies in the Bahamas

By Dorie Cox Capt. Ryan O’Meara loved the water, his yacht crew, and his work on M/Y Pipe Dream, a 112-foot Westport. He was in the …

Underway and over the top with Capt. Grant Maughan

Underway and over the top with Capt. Grant Maughan

A lifetime of experiences on land and at sea culminate as Capt. Grant Maughan summits Mount Everest in May. By Dorie Cox Capt. Grant …

‘Excellent’ waterways make for ‘great’ voyage into America’s Upper South

‘Excellent’ waterways make for ‘great’ voyage into America’s Upper South

By Lucy Chabot Reed The four-member crew of M/Y Sensation, a 112 Westport, took the vessel from Fort Lauderdale to Nashville, Tennessee, …

Renovation plans for Pier 66, The Sails take a step forward

Renovation plans for Pier 66, The Sails take a step forward

By a vote of 4-1, Fort Lauderdale city commissioners last night approved a development agreement with Tavistock Development Company, owners …

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