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Comment on USCG proposed change radar refresher requirements

The U.S.Coast Guard has proposed revising its credentialing regulations to remove what it says are obsolete portions of the radar observer requirements and to …

Indian Empress sold at auction

M/Y Indian Empress was sold for 43.5 million euros in a court-ordered auction in Malta on June 28. The winning bidder’s identity has been withheld. The …

Tour boat explodes in Exumas

A tour boat exploded in the Exumas on Saturday morning, killing one woman and injuring nine. Four of the injured, all Americans, were medevaced to Florida by …

Overboard crew rescued day later

A crew member missing from the cruise ship Norwegian Getaway was rescued 21 miles north of Cuba by another cruise ship on Sunday, according to the U.S Coast …

Grants target lionfish in deep water

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission awarded $250,000 to five organizations this year to research and develop methods to rid lionfish from the …

USCG radio communications restored

The U.S. Coast Guard announced Thursday morning that its ability to monitor radio traffic offshore in South Florida had been restored after an overnight …

From dancing to darkness: Training pays off after lightning strike

By Dorie Cox It was 10:30 p.m. on a Tuesday. A yacht cruised into Fort Lauderdale from the Atlantic Ocean. The lights were bright inside the salon and the …

Intracoastal Waterway to be dredged

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded an $8.55 million contract to Cavache Inc. of Pompano Beach, Florida, to dredge portions of the Intracoastal …

USCG shuts down charter yacht

A charter cruise aboard a Miami yacht was abruptly ended last weekend because of several safety violations, including an excessive number of passengers on …

Yacht burns near Porto Venere in Italy

A 20m yacht burned today, June 17, near Porto Venere, Italy, according to the Sunday Express online. It is reported that five crew members on board safely …

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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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