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Passenger train service to launch this week

Brightline, a privately owned and operated intercity passenger rail system, is expected to launch introductory service between West Palm Beach and Fort …

Feedback sought for post-hurricane remapping

A month-long project to remap South Florida waterways affected by Hurricane Irma kicks off Jan. 19, led by Navionics, a Garmin Ltd. company that develops and …

Dubai plans New Year’s Eve yacht gathering

One thousand yachts are expected to gather for a New Year’s celebration in Dubai this year, according to a press release from organizers of the event. …

Passenger rail test begins in Fort Lauderdale

For the next few weeks, ​Brightline will run 20 “simulated service” trains between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, the company announced yesterday. …

Repairs to New River swing bridge complete

The city of Fort Lauderdale has completed repairs to the Southwest 11th Avenue swing bridge yesterday, and it is now back in service to vehicular traffic. …

Charter yachts look to test Southern Caribbean as season evolves

By Dorie Cox Hurricanes stir up a lot of things. This year’s September storms disrupted many yachts’ smooth flow from summer to winter for the …

Going to the dogs: Crew transport food to distressed islands

By Dorie Cox The salon of M/Y Nita K is packed with 4,000 pounds of dog food bound for the island of St Maarten. And a freelance chef has a call out to yachts …

Optimize Galapagos islands visit with a 7-day itinerary

By Fernando Espinoza Known as “enchanted isles,” the Galapagos Islands are home to the Galapagos National Park and Galapagos Marine Reserve, and are a …

USVI Charter Yacht Show previews season, post-hurricane cruising grounds

By Carol Bareuther It felt like business as usual at the USVI Charter Yacht Show, hosted by the newly formed Virgin Islands Professional Charter Association in …

The Agent’s Corner: Don’t write off the Caribbean season

The Agent’s Corner: by Capt. Deb Radtke By now, everyone is well aware of the damage that was caused in the Caribbean by hurricanes Irma and Maria. For …

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Yacht industry gathers for Triton Expo

Yacht industry gathers for Triton Expo

More than 800 captains, crew and industry professionals attended the Triton Expo in October at ISSGMT in Fort Lauderdale. Fifty businesses …

From the Bridge: Training, equipment, realistic expectations ease towing trouble

From the Bridge: Training, equipment, realistic expectations ease towing trouble

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox When photos began circulating recently of a deckhand being pulled into the water behind a yacht underway, …

The Agent’s Corner: Navigate the alphabet soup of US visas

The Agent’s Corner: Navigate the alphabet soup of US visas

The Agent's Corner: by Deb Radtke It’s the time of year when many large yachts are heading to the United States and we are getting a …

Triton networks with Ward’s Marine Electric

Triton networks with Ward’s Marine Electric

More than 300 hundred yacht captains, crew and industry professionals boogied through a '70s-themed Triton Networking event at Ward's …

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