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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. …

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 …

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 …

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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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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