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Coast Pilot to include navigation rules

The U.S. Coast Guard and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have teamed up to incorporate navigation rules into NOAA’s U.S. Coast Pilot …

Crew completes southernmost circle of Antarctica

A team of eight Polish sailors became the first to circumnavigate Antarctica below the 60th parallel when their yacht, the 72-foot Katharsis II, officially …

USCG rescues sailors in life raft

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued two people Thursday in a life raft about 32 miles south of St. Croix after receiving notification that they had abandoned their …

USCG issues propulsion alert after El Faro

The U.S. Coast Guard has issued a marine safety alert based on its investigation of the 2015 sinking of the American cargo ship SS El Faro, in which 33 lives …

Active hurricane season predicted

Colorado State University hurricane researchers predict an above-average Atlantic hurricane season this year, according to a university report. The CSU …

Industry recognizes safety beacons on 406Day

Today — April 6, 4/06 — is National 406Day, a day designed to raise awareness of safety at sea through the use of 406MHz beacons. Florida-based …

Site secure for America’s Cup in New Zealand

America’s Cup defender Emirates Team New Zealand has reached an agreement with the New Zealand government and Auckland Council to race the 36th America’s …

Diesel Digest: Inverter generators power up some ‘new school’ advantages

Diesel Digest: by Capt. Jeff Werner The phrase “old school” is heard so often now in the yachting industry that older captains and engineers sometimes …

Top Shelf: Smoke-and-mirrors performance never fails to impress

Top Shelf: by Chef Timothy MacDonald Nothing more than a disassembled pot noodle snack, this Porega (remember that “poor man’s Porsche” of …

Owner fights to keep M/Y Equanimity in Bali

Updated: March 29, 2018 Owner fights to keep M/Y Equanimity in Bali Lawyers who are are fighting a U.S. forfeiture lawsuit on behalf of a trust that claims …

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Crew Compass: Crew can curb ocean pollution

Crew Compass: Crew can curb ocean pollution

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon It’s hard to pinpoint exactly what it is that defines my love for the ocean, but there are several …

Yachties invited to ‘Spin for a Cause’

Yachties invited to ‘Spin for a Cause’

Young Professionals in Yachting have put out the call for the marine industry to unite on Aug. 16 for an afternoon of fun and exercise to …

Top Shelf: Rice paper rolls with green mango, shrimp and avocado

Top Shelf: Rice paper rolls with green mango, shrimp and avocado

Top Shelf: by Chef Tim MacDonald Some 30 years ago, on Richmond’s Victoria Street in Australia, the Vietnamese rice paper roll was a …

Latest news in the charter fleet: Tranquility now with CN

Latest news in the charter fleet: Tranquility now with CN

News in the charter fleet M/Y Tranquility, a 300-foot (91.5m) Oceanco launched in 2014, available for summer charter in the western Med …

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