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Tsakos named Charter Captain of 2012

Capt. Takis Tsakos of the 45.7m M/Y Ionian Princess was honored as Charter Captain of the Year at Fraser’s annual charter awards ceremony last night. …

Crew unwisely rely on yachts to protect their health

The first thing to know about health insurance is that if you think you have it, you probably don’t. You’ll know you have it if you’ve signed …

USVI forms marine economic development council

The formation of the Virgin Islands Marine Economic Development Council is poised to breathe new life into this U.S. territory’s maritime industries, …

Products honored at International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference

Eleven new products were honored as exceptional this morning at the annual International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX). The winners of …

ATL custom bladders now for yachts

New Jersey-based Aero Tec Laboratories (ATL) recently made its FueLocker fuel bladders available to the sport fishing and yachting industries. ATL has been a …

St. Augustine adds breakwater

The city of St. Augustine in northeast Florida has constructed a $2.4 million breakwater with moorage for megayachts at the city’s Municipal Marina. The …

Alexseal’s new primer dries fast

South Carolina-based Alexseal has introduced its Fast Spot Primer 414, an acrylic/epoxy-based, quick-drying spot primer with a one-hour drying time. The …

Motoryacht Lady Windridge forced into port

Updated story from The Triton: The 170-foot M/Y Lady Windridge, a charter yacht based in Ft. Lauderdale often used for corporate events and weddings, was hit …

Novurania names FLL distributor

Yacht tender manufacturer Novurania of America has named Nautical Ventures as its official distributor for Fort Lauderdale and South Florida. …

UK club admits women

The Royal Yacht Squadron on the Isle of Wight, one of the world’s most prestigious yacht clubs, has voted to allow women to become full members for the …

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Yacht sinks off Savannah, five rescued

Yacht sinks off Savannah, five rescued

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued five people after the vessel they were on allided with the north Savannah jetties on Monday night. At …

Spain to end quarantine for visitors July 1

Spain to end quarantine for visitors July 1

Spain announced yesterday that beginning July 1 it will no longer require visitors from overseas to self-quarantine for 14 days. A …

Monaco20: Yacht show to go not-for-profit for 2020

Monaco20: Yacht show to go not-for-profit for 2020

The Principality of Monaco and Informa announced this morning that they are working together to deliver a not-for-profit Monaco Yacht Show …

Top Shelf: My go-to final meal for difficult charter or life

Top Shelf: My go-to final meal for difficult charter or life

Top Shelf: by Chef Timothy MacDonald At or around 6 a.m. on the 25th of April, people gathered in their driveways in Australia to pay …

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