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FLIBS17: Crew busy with rain, chamois

Crew start the morning with chamois in hand after an overnight rain surprised many people at the 58th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on …

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: National Marine hosts dinner

The huge industry party hosted by National Marine Suppliers is no more. Instead, the provisioning company hosted its White Dress Charity Gala last night. The …

FLIBS17: Checking the Tide: Where are you headed after the show?

While most yachts in the boat show this week are for sale, and “plans” can change if the right buyer emerges, we were curious to know where boats are …

FLIBS17: Test your mates

A final installment of nautical knowledge for you and your mates. What is “MARPOL”? How do you calculate a vessel’s gross tonnage? Which IALA …

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 …

FLIBS17: Checking the Tide: Where’s your favorite spot onboard?

While working on a yacht, crew must have their favorite decks or rooms. Although not always accessible to them, we were wondering that if they owned the yacht, …

FLIBS17: Fraser honors captain of M/Y Keiki Kai

By Lucy Chabot Reed Capt. Trevor Usher was honored last night as Fraser’s Yacht Management Captain of the Year. Capt. Usher, in command of the 100-foot (30m) …

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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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