The Triton

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Agent’s Corner: S. Florida airports best when flying in on B1/B2

The Agent’s Corner: by Laura Garcia-Bartenfelder There are so many different aspects to receiving and traveling on a B1/B2 for crew members that in this …

Engineer’s Angle: Fuel for both yacht, tender attractive

Engineer’s Angle: JD Anson Whether taking the boss shopping in St. Tropez or dragging kids for miles on a banana in the Bahamas, tenders are …

FLIBS19: USCG, CBP address yacht issues

By Dorie Cox Surrounded by millions of dollars worth of yachts for sale, officers from several U.S. governmental agencies explained how to maintain compliance …

FLIBS19: Crew shine as show gets busy over the weekend

Under awnings, umbrellas, and from the inside, yachts crew were dressed and ready to greet visitors on a busy Saturday during the 60th edition of the Fort …

FLIBS19: Calliope captain wins Fraser fleet honor

Story and photo by Lucy Chabot Reed Capt. Adam Connolly of M/Y Calliope, a 150-foot RMK, was named Fraser’s Yacht Management Captain of the Year for 2019 …

FLIBS19: Guests get treats as chefs compete

By Dorie Cox Guests to the second edition of the Sunset Soiree & Yacht Chef Competition were treated to taste sensations from four yacht industry chefs on …

FLIBS19: M/Y Excellence excels in interior contest

Story and photos by Dorie Cox Under sunny, 80-degree skies, a hot Friday was transformed into a “magical night” on board 14 yachts during an interior staff …

FLIBS19: Pier 66 North and South docks open during upland changes

By Dorie Cox Long an icon, the Pier Sixty-Six hotel north of the S.E. 17th Street Causeway bridge is one of the more striking buildings that mariners see when …

FLIBS19: New scenes around town

If you haven’t been to Fort Lauderdale in a while, you might notice a few things changing. Here’s a quick look at some of the news going on around town. …

FLIBS19: Eco-friendly products work to clean the ocean

By Lucy Chabot Reed Former yacht captain Lance Sheppard has joined Ecostore to create a superyachts and global marine division of its plant-based and …

Editor’s Picks

Bow thrusters to epaulettes, yacht engineer values mentor’s lessons

By Dorie Cox Engr. Allen Dudley is mesmerized by Capt. Jim Horner’s skillful maneuvers at the helm of the 100-foot (30m) Benetti, M/Y …

Flag states address mariner, yacht certification expirations

Flag states address mariner, yacht certification expirations

By Dorie Cox As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect mariners around the globe, flag classification societies work …

April issue now available exclusively online

April issue now available exclusively online

By Lucy Chabot Reed Due to distribution challenges related to COVID-19, the April edition of The Triton is now available exclusively in …

Yacht captains, crew aim to hold course during pandemic

Yacht captains, crew aim to hold course during pandemic

By Dorie Cox This is a glimpse into what yacht captains and crew are doing amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Very little has stayed the same …

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