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More Than 40 Million Kidde Fire Extinguishers Recalled for Safety Hazard (05 Nov 2017)

More Than 40 Million Kidde Fire Extinguishers Recalled for Safety Hazard

The extinguishers, sold by Kidde, can become clogged or "require excessive force to discharge," and fail to work during a ... (Read more)

North Atlantic: Atlantic ice stretches further south this Spring (15 May 2017)

North Atlantic: Atlantic ice stretches further south this Spring

The United States Coast Guard Navigation Center and the North American Ice Service (NAIS) are advising mariners transiting higher latitudes ... (Read more)

Active Captain acquired by Garmin (12 May 2017)

Active Captain acquired by Garmin

Active Corporation, the creator of one of the largest guides and databases for cruisers in the USA, has been acquired ... (Read more)

Rallies: Jimmy Cornell's new rallies Combine Ocean Research with UNESCO (04 Jan 2014)

Rallies: Jimmy Cornell's new rallies Combine Ocean Research with UNESCO

Sailors taking part in the Atlantic Odyssey made a practical contribution to a research program under the aegis of UNESCO ... (Read more)

February 2016: New information posted on noonsite (11 Mar 2016)

February 2016: New information posted on noonsite

Thank you to everyone who found the time to contribute comments, updates and cruising reports to noonsite last month. We ... (Read more)

Tortola, BVI: ARC Europe and ARC USA is underway (11 May 2017)

Tortola, BVI: ARC Europe and ARC USA is underway

Two ocean cruising rallies hosted by the World Cruising Club departed Tortola, BVI, on March 6, 2017. The ARC Europe ... (Read more)

Oyster Yacht sank and five crew rescued after ‘incident that compromised hull integrity’ (14 Aug 2015)

Oyster Yacht sank and five crew rescued after ‘incident that compromised hull integrity’

Read full story at http://www.yachtingworld.com/ An Oyster yacht that sank off the coast of Spain in July may have foundered ... (Read more)

Canary Islands, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Celebration of the Official Opening of ARC 2012 (20 Nov 2012)

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Flags and bands celebrate the official opening of ARC 2012 With one week to go before the ARC 2012 fleet ... (Read more)

Canary Islands, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: ARC 2012 Start Delayed for Cruising Fleet (27 Nov 2012)

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It was announced at noon today at the Skippers' Briefing in Las Palmas that the start of the ARC will ... (Read more)

Sweden: Discharge of sewage from pleasure crafts will be prohibited in 2015 (04 Dec 2014)

Sweden: Discharge of sewage from pleasure crafts will be prohibited in 2015

This notice has been issued by the Swedish Transport Agency (Transportstyrelsen). In April 2015 regulations against discharge of sewage from pleasure ... (Read more)

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