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Motoryacht Bliss burns, crew escape

M/Y Bliss, an 80-foot Ferretti, caught on fire and was sunk about a mile off Miami Beach, Fla. on Nov. 24. Three people onboard were rescued by the U.S. Coast …

How crew pronounce the word Caribbean

It wasn’t a trick question, though many crew thought it was. We were just curious to learn how our industry can pronounce this important yachting region …

Cool giveaways worthy of your time

Companies around the show hold raffles to get new customers. Several of these may be of interest to crew. FCI Watermakers will raffle an iPad to eligible …

Disguise exercise as fun

Children need exercise and activity just as much as adults do. So keep them occupied and active in a healthy way when they are guests onboard. Sunshine and …

Mansion owner brings yachting home

Designers have retrofitted the basement of a 125-year-old Newport mansion to look like a classic Edwardian-style yacht built at the end of the 19th century. …

Hodgdon Yachts of Maine launches new custom limo tender

Hodgdon Yachts of Maine has launched hull No. 413, a custom 10.5m limo tender for a new Oceanco. This marks the third limo tender the company has built. Three …

Sunreef Yachts launches a new model in Cannes

Sunreef Yachts launched a new model in Cannes, the 85 Sunreef Power. The space is arranged in a similar way to motoryachts, with a single large main deck …

M/Y Legend is first to obtain certification of compliance with Maritime Labour Convention, 2006

M/Y Legend is the first commercial yacht in the Marshall Islands registry to obtain certification of compliance with the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, …

James Engelder joins the brokerage firm of Curtis Stokes and Associates

Broker James Engelder has joined the brokerage firm of Curtis Stokes and Associates, based on the west coast of Florida. Engelder has been in the marine …

Diverse and flexible, ETFs enable investments

To explain exchange-traded funds, one needs to understand the investment strategy of ETFs.   A little investment history is appropriate. Most people are …

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Lionfish Challenge eliminates 23,000 fish

Lionfish Challenge eliminates 23,000 fish

During the fourth annual Lionfish Challenge, held May 18 to Sept. 2, 23,451 lionfish were taken out of the ocean. There were 349 people …

Triton Expo 2019 draws big crowd

Triton Expo 2019 draws big crowd

As yachts begin to arrive in town for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, more than 1,000 yacht captains, crew, and business …

Latest in the charter fleet: Balista with NJ; Excellence with Denison

Latest in the charter fleet: Balista with NJ; Excellence with Denison

M/Y Balista, a 153-foot (46m) Cantieri Di Pisa in 2013, available for winter charter in the Bahamas and Caribbean, and summer charter in …

Loon, Lady Rose take top crew awards

Loon, Lady Rose take top crew awards

Yacht crew were recognized for excellence in 21 categories during the Crew Awards by Acrew on Saturday. About 400 yacht captains and crew …

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