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Smaller yachts can skip MI inspection

Private yachts between 12m and 24m and less than 20 years of age are no longer required to undergo a pre-registration inspection to fly the Republic of the …

Engineer OK after being found unconscious

By Dorie Cox A yacht engineer was treated for heat exhaustion off the coast of Fort Lauderdale on Monday (July 9) after fellow crew found him unconscious in …

Triton Networking resumes on the first Wednesday in August

After a relaxing summer hiatus, Triton Networking is back on the first Wednesday in August with Parker Yacht Management. Parker Yacht is a large custom yacht …

Winning bid on Indian Empress unpaid

The winning bidder in last Thursday’s court-ordered auction of M/Y Indian Empress has yet to pay for the 311-foot (95m) Oceanco seized in Malta in September, …

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 …

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Captain builds tender for users’ comfort

Captain builds tender for users’ comfort

Story and photos by Tom Serio He’s a big guy, with a big voice, and with big miles under his keel. Now he has big goals. Capt. …

Owner’s View: Effort in captain-owner interview pays off

Owner’s View: Effort in captain-owner interview pays off

Owner’s View: by Melvyn Miller As is the case with owners of yachts, I have found it difficult to describe an average captain of a …

Ocean plastic removal program gets grant

Ocean plastic removal program gets grant

Photos by Lockhart Maclean Fort Lauderdale-based Mission Resolve Foundation has gifted Ocean Voyages Institute $25,000 as a challenge …

MarineMax acquires NJ

MarineMax acquires NJ

Clearwater, Florida-based MarineMax has acquired Fort Lauderdale-based brokerage firm Northrop & Johnson, a 71-year-old company that …

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