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Cruising Europe: EU scraps mobile roaming charges (27 Apr 2017)

Cruising Europe: EU scraps mobile roaming charges

Read full story at https://www.rt.com/business/386091-eu-abolish-mobile-roaming-charges/ After months of discussions, the European Parliament and Commission will sign the bill in May. ... (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)

New long range point of contact for UK Coastguard (26 Jan 2017)

New long range point of contact for UK Coastguard

As reported by http://www.ybw.com/ For decades the UK Coastguard at Falmouth has been the point of contact for long range ... (Read more)

Caribbean, Martinique: NEW English-language Cruisers Net (24 Oct 2016)

Caribbean, Martinique: NEW English-language Cruisers Net

For non-French speakers, the social, cultural and commercial landscape of the French Antilles can be a challenge to navigate. In ... (Read more)

SSCA Radio Station "KPK" Teams With Chris Parker and MMSN to assist Solo Circumnavigator Donna Lange (10 Mar 2016)

SSCA Radio Station "KPK" Teams With Chris Parker and MMSN to assist Solo Circumnavigator Donna Lange

Donna was hit with a violent storm several weeks ago in which her 28’ Southern Cross was knocked down twice ... (Read more)

Increasing Safety at Sea for Cruisers: Worldwide DSC calling strategy for recreational vessels (25 Feb 2016)

Increasing Safety at Sea for Cruisers: Worldwide DSC calling strategy for recreational vessels

HF/SSB radio services NAVAREA Group Calling Network A worldwide, mutual support, DSC calling strategy, for recreational vessels. This strategy for ... (Read more)

Calling all Cruising Sailors – Do you use an iPad on board? (09 Oct 2015)

Calling all Cruising Sailors – Do you use an iPad on board?

Yachting World Magazine are keen to find out what cruising sailors are using their iPads for. They are running a ... (Read more)

Caribbean: SSCA to Report Safety & Security Matters (04 Oct 2015)

Caribbean: SSCA to Report Safety & Security Matters

The SSCA -The Seven Seas Cruising Association has just announced a new SSB service available to all cruisers – “KPK” ... (Read more)

Caribbean & Beyond: SSCA Obtains New FCC License to Benefit Cruisers (16 Sep 2015)

Caribbean & Beyond: SSCA Obtains New FCC License to Benefit Cruisers

A full-time live-aboard for over 30 years, who’s cruised 10 years in remote areas of the Southern and SW Caribbean, ... (Read more)

Philippines, Davao: Ham Exams February 2015 (05 Jan 2015)

Philippines, Davao: Ham Exams February 2015

Location of Samal Island, Davao Gulf, Philippines: 07°12' N / 125° 43 'E. The purpose is to offer US amateur ... (Read more)

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