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NYYC, Hutchinson returning to America’s Cup

The New York Yacht Club has announced that it will challenge for the 36th America’s Cup in early 2021. The club, which held the trophy from 1851 until 1983 …

Italian marinas report rise in business

Marinas in Italy expect to show double-digit growth in megayachts visits for 2017, with a total of about 8,000 yacht visits in 12 months, according to a report …

MB92 to acquire Compositeworks

Compositeworks, a refit and repair facility on the French Mediterranean coast, and Marina Barcelona 92 (MB92) have submitted detailed plans to combine the two …

Caribbean panel reports strong recovery efforts

Business owners, agents and yacht industry representatives from the Caribbean came to the Monaco Yacht Show on Sept. 28 to deliver this message: Please come …

Crew can test their fire fighting skills in FlameOut 2017

By Lucy Chabot Reed Three marine industry companies are hosting a first-ever firefighting challenge for yacht crew. The inaugural FlameOut 2017 will pit the …

In St. Thomas, storms bring magic, take power

By Carol Bareuther Some of the prettiest days in the Caribbean are those in the 48 to 72 hours before a massive hurricane makes landfall. This was certainly …

Racing for captains and crew in SE Asia scheduled

The 17th annual Asia Superyacht Rendezvous will host its second year of “Rendezvous Cup” superyacht racing – both on and off the water. The Jan. …

Yachts reconsider course after hurricanes

By Dorie Cox Around the end of the U.S. Atlantic hurricane season, Nov. 30, yachts migrate south from the Bahamas through the Caribbean to islands off of …

MARAD awards $9.8 million to US shipyards

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) has awarded $9.8 million to 18 U.S. yards through its Small Shipyard Grant Program to …

Hurricane Maria impacts Caribbean as a major storm

UPDATE: Wed., Sept. 20 Click for Hurricane Maria update for Sept. 20 from Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS)’s website. UPDATE: Tues., Sept. …

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EU tariff turns more charter yachts off Med

EU tariff turns more charter yachts off Med

By Dorie Cox A European Union tariff has disrupted summer plans for a number of yachts that typically charter in the Mediterranean. …

Final Christensen launched in Vancouver; yard moves to Tennessee

Final Christensen launched in Vancouver; yard moves to Tennessee

Christensen has launched the last hull to be completed and delivered from its Vancouver yard.  The 164-foot (50m) Jackpot, …

40m S/Y My Song not salvageable

40m S/Y My Song not salvageable

UPDATE:The 40m award-winning racing sloop My Song has been declared unsalvageable after falling off a cargo ship in the Med while in …

Newport19: Charter show opens today

Newport19: Charter show opens today

Crew from more than 20 yachts worked hard to keep the raindrops at bay at Newport Shipyard this morning as the annual Newport Charter Show …

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