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Suicides devastate close-knit crews

A male crew member of the 164-foot (50m) Feadship M/Y Iroquois appears to have taken his own life onboard while the yacht was docked in Boston in early June. …

Professional Yacht Captains Association to start

A small group of captains have met several times in Ft. Lauderdale this spring to discuss starting a professional yacht captains association. …

Crew needs time to get over a colleague’s death

When a crew member dies, it’s like a member of a family dies. Whether that crew member was like a favorite uncle, a lover or a pain-in-the-neck little …

Random drug testing needed

Your recent survey regarding drug use in the yachting industry revealed how many different opinions there are regarding this very hot topic. (“Crew see …

Pork Medallions with Chili-Plum Sauce

Pork Medallions with Chili-Plum Sauce   This is one those recipes that will blow the minds of your crew. And it’s exotic enough to serve to the …

FWC waives license for lionfish

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has agreed to waive the recreational license requirement for divers harvesting lionfish using …

Wajer and Wajer Yachts introduces the Osprey 38

Holland-based Wajer & Wajer Yachts has introduced the Osprey 38 (11.3m), the largest such vessel to date.   Vripack International Naval Architects and …

Motoryacht Sea Owl launches

The 203-foot (62m) Feadship M/Y Sea Owl has left the shed and began sea trials in early June; it is expected to launch officially this month.   The yacht …

San Diego show lures yachts

The 10th annual San Diego International Boat Show will include superyachts for the first time, thanks to a newly-formed partnership with two superyacht groups: …

Captain pleads guilty in parasailing death

The captain of a vessel involved in a fatal parasailing accident outside Charlotte Amalie Harbor in St. Thomas in 2011 has pleaded guilty, and the owner of 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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