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Triton Survey: Veteran captains reveal how common fires on yachts are

Recent serious yacht fires got us thinking about fire safety onboard and how common blazes on yachts really are. In recent months, local and global news …

Crew well versed in how to create, fulfill best charters

At the U.S. Superyacht Association’s 2nd annual Superyacht Summit in mid-March, several industry leaders got to talking about the state of the industry and …

Triton Survey comments: Change this about charters

Click to read Triton Survey for comments below: If you could change one thing about the way the yachting industry handles charters, what would it be? At least …

Triton Survey comments: Yacht captains, crew advice for charters

Click to read Triton Survey for comments below: Yacht captains and crew offered this advice for those who book and take charters Speak directly to the captain …

How yacht crew couples impact the rest of the team

Bring up the subject of couples onboard and many captains will rattle off a story about how they were burned once by a couple, losing a great crew member when …

Triton Today Survey video: Crew tell how they keep fit onboard

Triton Today Survey video: Crew tell how they keep fit

Triton Today Survey video: Hear what yacht crew have learned

Triton Survey comments on yacht refits

Read the February Triton Survey: Captains prefer control, offer tips for successful refits and read comments below:   We asked yacht captains, If you …

Triton Survey: Captains prefer control, offer tips for successful refits

As the inaugural Refit International Exhibition & Conference prepares to kick off in late January, we thought yacht captains might have something to say …

Most captains have lost control of yacht; it’s still scary

It happens. As electronic control of mechanical systems becomes more and more common on yachts, occasionally the electronics can fail. A yacht in the Bahamas …

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Bow thrusters to epaulettes, yacht engineer values mentor’s lessons

By Dorie Cox Engr. Allen Dudley is mesmerized by Capt. Jim Horner’s skillful maneuvers at the helm of the 100-foot (30m) Benetti, M/Y …

Flag states address mariner, yacht certification expirations

Flag states address mariner, yacht certification expirations

By Dorie Cox As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect mariners around the globe, flag classification societies work …

April issue now available exclusively online

April issue now available exclusively online

By Lucy Chabot Reed Due to distribution challenges related to COVID-19, the April edition of The Triton is now available exclusively in …

Yacht captains, crew aim to hold course during pandemic

Yacht captains, crew aim to hold course during pandemic

By Dorie Cox This is a glimpse into what yacht captains and crew are doing amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Very little has stayed the same …

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