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FLIBS19: New refit publication launches at FLIBS

The publishers of Professional BoatBuilder magazine have launched at FLIBS a new title focused on the technical side of refits. The Repair & Refit Report …

FLIBS19: Win trips, flights from Makers Air

Makers Air is hosting Steveo1Kinevo, an aviation Youtube sensation, today from 3-5 p.m. at its booth with Staniel Cay Yacht Club in the Blue Zone, booth 175. …

FLIBS19: Unlock MPT treasure chest for prizes

To all those crew who received a bag from Fort Lauderdale-based Maritime Professional Training (MPT), don’t forget to stop by the MPT booth in the American …

FLIBS19: Test your mates on FLIBS trivia

In honor of FLIBS’ 60th anniversary, our quiz this year is all about the largest in-water boat show in the world. Do you know your FLIBS stuff? Check these …

FLIBS19: Opening day is hot, hot, hot

The 60th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show opened at noon yesterday, leaving yacht crew extra time for final prep work as the day and docks heated …

FLIBS19: Boat raffles raise money for Bahamas

The boat show and the Marine Industries Association of South Florida, owners of the show, are raffling off a 2020 Pioneer 180 sportfishing vessel to raise …

FLIBS19: Test your FLIBS knowledge

In honor of FLIBS’ 60th anniversary, our quiz this year is all about the largest in-water boat show in the world. Do you know your FLIBS stuff? These …

FLIBS19: Test your mates on FLIBS trivia

In honor of FLIBS’ 60th anniversary, our quiz this year is all about the largest in-water boat show in the world. Do you know your FLIBS stuff? Check these …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Royal Falcon One listed

New in the sales fleet M/Y Royal Falcon One, a 135-foot (41m) catamaran built by Singapore-based Royal Falcon Fleet in 2019, listed with Camper & …

Bahamas changes entry fee scale

Entry fees for the Bahamas will be changing in 2020, according to the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism website. Currently, all boaters entering the islands are …

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Surveyor, former yacht engineer Mark Webb dies

Surveyor, former yacht engineer Mark Webb dies

By Dorie Cox An engineer and a yacht surveyor, Mark Webb died after complications from triple by-pass heart surgery in Fort Lauderdale. …

200 celebrate at Triton Networking with Maritime Marine

200 celebrate at Triton Networking with Maritime Marine

About 200 people enjoyed a Polynesian-inspired Triton Networking event last night at Maritime Marine in Fort Lauderdale. The team and …

Special delivery: Laurel crew transport no-longer-salty dogs

Special delivery: Laurel crew transport no-longer-salty dogs

By Dorie Cox; Photos by Purser Stephanie Hodges and Second Stew Shani Davies Cleaned up and rested, 10 dogs from the Bahamas Humane …

Veteran captain Achim Fischer dies in car accident

Veteran captain Achim Fischer dies in car accident

By Dorie Cox Capt. Achim Fischer died in Antibes on Nov. 26 as a result of a car accident. He was 72. A veteran captain of 30 years, …

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