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FLIBS17: Unlimited license still exclusive

By Dorie Cox So far, there are five yacht captains that hold the Master (Yachts) Unlimited license of the The Marshall Islands Registry. Part of the reason …

FLIBS17: Visa snafu costs US at least one yacht visit

By Lucy Chabot Reed M/Y Savannah, the new 274-foot (83.5m) Feadship that turned heads at last year’s show, has decided not to visit South Florida this fall …

FLIBS17: Stew taken off plane back onboard with crew

By Dorie Cox There is at least one yacht stew who is especially happy to be at this year’s Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. The Triton wrote …

FLIBS17: National Marine reverts to its roots, tones down annual party

By Dorie Cox For the past 15 years, captains, crew and industry professionals have made memories at National Marine Suppliers’ annual party during the Fort …

Boats with EPIRB/PLB pay less to register

Vessels equipped with an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) or with a Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) are eligible for a fee reduction on …

Bluewater to offer refit certification

Bluewater Crew Training and The Triton have partnered to develop a seminar series for the 2018 Refit Show, Jan. 10-11, 2018, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The …

Charter to private can impact crew visa

Oct. 24, 2017 By Dorie Cox As a yacht stew waited her turn to talk to the U.S. consular officer in Italy in September, she could overhear each interview of the …

Bank sells seized M/Y Natita

M/Y Natita, the 217-foot (66m) Oceanco seized by U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs for unpaid debt, has been sold, according to the Wall Street Journal. The …

Yacht industry rallies to send relief resources to islands

Many yacht industry businesses are sharing links to favorite charities and are organizing drives to gather relief resources to send to islands in the Caribbean …

Port slip opens to yachts

By Lucy Chabot Reed A 450-foot slip in the Port of Palm Beach is now available for large yachts. Port commissioners voted unanimously on Oct. 19 to lease the …

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Chef Dragos ‘Dragon’ Caprelian dies after brief illness

Chef Dragos ‘Dragon’ Caprelian dies after brief illness

Chef Dragos Caprelian died on Aug. 19 at a hospital in Pompano Beach, Florida. He had recently returned home to Florida after feeling ill …

Acrew announces 2019 Crew Award finalists

Acrew announces 2019 Crew Award finalists

Finalists for Acrew’s 2nd annual Crew Awards have been announced. The finalists will be presented to an independent and anonymous panel …

News in the brokerage fleet: Alia project sells; Admiral new builds listed

News in the brokerage fleet: Alia project sells; Admiral new builds listed

Yachts sold Project Al Waab II, a 180-foot (55m) new build from Alia Yachts designed by Vripack, with delivery scheduled for summer …

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon People always ask me what it’s like to work on yachts? You must have some good stories, they say. …

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