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Foreign Trade Zone part of inaugural broker event

By Dorie Cox Yacht crew and brokers from nine brokerage houses were on the job for the first charter broker show at Lauderdale Marine Center in Fort Lauderdale …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Excellence V sold; Solo listed

Yachts sold M/Y Excellence V (to be renamed Arience), a 199-foot (61m) Abeking and Rasmussen delivered in 2012, sold by joint central agents Merle Wood & …

Fotilas wins brokers award at Superyacht Show

The 2019 Richard Earp Memorial Brokers Award was presented to Vassilis Fotilas on May 8 at the Superyacht Show in Barcelona. Fotilas has been a broker with …

Tankoa launches hybrid

Tankoa Yachts recently launched its 165-foot (50m) S501 Hybrid (previously named S502 Elettra) at its Genoa shipyard. Sea trials will follow final fit out and …

Horizon Yachts launches twin RP110 yachts

Taiwan boatbuilder Horizon Yachts has launched twin Horizon RP110 superyachts, separated at “berth” and scheduled to be delivered to their respective …

Benetti delivers two

Benetti launched and delivered the seventh unit in its Fast 140 series on April 16 in Viareggio, then launched and delivered the seventh unit in its Fast 125 …

Worth Avenue opens Seattle office

Worth Avenue Yachts, a luxury yacht brokerage based in Palm Beach, has opened a new office in the Pacific Northwest. The office, which opens today, is located …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Important Business sold; Donna Marie listed

Yachts sold M/Y Important Business, an 86-foot (26m) Falcon built in 1999, sold by IYC brokers Richard Gray and Kevin Bonnie, who represented the seller, and …

Heesen launches 50m Masa

Heesen launched YN 18750 on April 5 at its shipyard in Oss. Formerly known as Project Aster, the yacht’s owner has named it Masa. At 164 feet (50m) and …

New Johnson 80 launched

Johnson Yachts has launched the latest hull in its Johnson 80 line, an “entry-level” superyacht with a four-stateroom layout, external lines by Bill Dixon …

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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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