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Owner’s View: Are crew and brokers friends, enemies or both?

Owner’s View: by Peter Herm Captains, crew and yacht brokers have a complex relationship. I don’t pretend to understand all of the intricacies and …

Megayacht impounded over unpaid crew wages

M/Y Indian Empress, a 312-foot (95m) Oceanco owned by Indian multimillionaire Vijay Mallya, has been impounded in Malta following allegations that the …

Yacht caught fishing in marine park

A 70-foot sportfishing yacht was stopped and had its fishing equipment confiscated while fishing in a protected marine park in the Exumas. Exuma Cays Land and …

Triton networks with Zodiac, Lifeline

More than 160 captains, crew and industry professionals strolled around the warehouse of Zodiac of Fort Lauderdale and enjoyed the hospitality of parent …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Turquoise, At Last sell; Itasca, Antara listed

Yachts sold M/Y Turquoise, a 182-foot (55.4m) yacht built by Proteksan-Turquoise in 2011, sold by Fraser brokers Stuart Larsen and Georges Bourgoignie, who …

Crew Compass: Yachting sets stage for cast of weird, wonderful characters

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon Honestly, some of the people I have met over the past four years of working on boats are beyond bizarre. Some, on the other …

From the Bridge: Even with alcohol policy, captains’ judgment required

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox “What shall we do with a drunken sailor?” Captains have dealt with this issue for centuries. Lyrics from the old sea shanty …

Yacht manager faces retrial on manslaughter charges

Editor’s note: This story is developing and will be updated.   A retrial has begun for British yacht manager Douglas Innes on four manslaughter …

Taking the Helm: Causes of high crew turnover found at the top

Taking the Helm: by Paul Ferdais It’s no secret that one of the better ways to tell if leadership is considered good in an organization is to critically …

Yacht industry gasps after $70 million rape award

By Dorie Cox Three years ago, a brutal crime changed the life of a yacht stew forever. Last month, many pondered whether it would change the yachting industry …

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Lionfish Challenge eliminates 23,000 fish

Lionfish Challenge eliminates 23,000 fish

During the fourth annual Lionfish Challenge, held May 18 to Sept. 2, 23,451 lionfish were taken out of the ocean. There were 349 people …

Triton Expo 2019 draws big crowd

Triton Expo 2019 draws big crowd

As yachts begin to arrive in town for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, more than 1,000 yacht captains, crew, and business …

Latest in the charter fleet: Balista with NJ; Excellence with Denison

Latest in the charter fleet: Balista with NJ; Excellence with Denison

M/Y Balista, a 153-foot (46m) Cantieri Di Pisa in 2013, available for winter charter in the Bahamas and Caribbean, and summer charter in …

Loon, Lady Rose take top crew awards

Loon, Lady Rose take top crew awards

Yacht crew were recognized for excellence in 21 categories during the Crew Awards by Acrew on Saturday. About 400 yacht captains and crew …

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