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CSSN Annual Report 2016 Reported Yacht Crime – Caribbean (23 Feb 2017)

CSSN Annual Report 2016 Reported Yacht Crime – Caribbean

  CSSN Annual Report 2016   2016 was busier than anyone would have liked incident-wise, with more security incidents, involving ... (Read more)

Azores to UK: Clyde Challenger dismasted - crew rescued (16 Feb 2017)

Azores to UK: Clyde Challenger dismasted - crew rescued

The crew of the Clyde Challenger are recovering from their ordeal after they were rescued when the yacht dismasted and ... (Read more)

Noonsite.com Editorial Team recognised with the 2016 Ocean Cruising Club Geoff Pack Memorial Trophy (14 Feb 2017)

Noonsite.com Editorial Team recognised with the 2016 Ocean Cruising Club Geoff Pack Memorial Trophy

Providing cruising sailors with comprehensive information regarding the necessary formalities, paperwork and costs for clearing into 197 countries, plus essential ... (Read more)

Thailand, Krabi: Port Takola, a new yacht marina, will start operation in February 2017 (13 Feb 2017)

Thailand, Krabi:  Port Takola, a new yacht marina, will start operation in February 2017

The development of Port Takola started in 2009. The marina is built on 27 acres of redundant prawn farm ponds, ... (Read more)

The Ocean Cruising Club Awards for 2016: Noonsite awarded The Geoff Pack Memorial Trophy (10 Feb 2017)

The Ocean Cruising Club Awards for 2016: Noonsite awarded The Geoff Pack Memorial Trophy

The full OCC press release can be read here - this is an edited version. Award nominations are made by ... (Read more)

Atlantic Rescue: Coast Guard Rescues Austrian Boater From Life Raft (08 Feb 2017)

Atlantic Rescue: Coast Guard Rescues Austrian Boater From Life Raft

Rescued is Wolfgang Sloma, 56, who was transiting aboard the 27-foot Austrian-flagged sailing vessel Daphni, when reportedly he was forced to ... (Read more)

January 2017: New information posted on noonsite (07 Feb 2017)

January 2017: New information posted on noonsite

There's also a selection of interesting tweets, security reports (surprisingly quite a few last month) and worldwide cruising news. Thank ... (Read more)

UK Coastguard: VHF Channel changes coming in 2017 (06 Feb 2017)

UK Coastguard: VHF Channel changes coming in 2017

From the Maritime & Coastguard Agency As a result of changes to Appendix 18 (Marine VHF) of the Radio Regulations ... (Read more)

Sea Kidnappings Rise Despite Plummeting Global Piracy (06 Feb 2017)

Sea Kidnappings Rise Despite Plummeting Global Piracy

More crew were kidnapped at sea in 2016 than in any of the previous 10 years, despite global piracy reaching ... (Read more)

USA: FCC Mandate changing Cruiser Communications (01 Feb 2017)

USA: FCC Mandate changing Cruiser Communications

Background In 1974, the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) (part of the International Maritime Organization ... (Read more)

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