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By Administrator last modified Sep 17, 2012 07:46 AM

Is the Indian Ocean safe for yachts? (07 May 2013)

Is the Indian Ocean safe for yachts?

For circumnavigators, the route from India to Suez is far preferable in terms of distance, wind direction and sea conditions ... (Read more)

Caribbean Safety and Security Online User Survey: Results now published (10 Apr 2013)

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The Caribbean Safety and Security net is a voice and web resource for cruisers and the marine community that was ... (Read more)

Summary of Security & Piracy Reports 2012 (28 Feb 2013)

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CARIBBEAN Antigua December: Jolly Harbour Marina - Attempted Burglary Grenada 2012: Prickly Bay - Dinghy and Outboard Thefts Haiti January: ... (Read more)

Somalia Piracy: Latest MSCHOA Warning for Yachts (31 Jan 2013)

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The joint risk assessment for threats to sailing yachts in the High Risk Area off Somalia has been undertaken by UKMTO, ... (Read more)

Somalia: EU Naval Force Launches New Website (16 Jan 2013)

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EU Naval Force has announced the release of a new website , designed with an attractive new look, user-friendly navigation, ... (Read more)

Somalia: Puntland troops rescue hostages on hijacked ship (24 Dec 2012)

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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- In a siege that lasted nearly two weeks, forces of  Somalia 's semiautonomous Puntland region raided ... (Read more)

Piracy Still a Clear and Present Danger in Gulf of Aden and Indian Ocean (08 Nov 2012)

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European Union Naval Force Commander reminds yacht and leisure craft owners that Piracy is still a clear and present danger ... (Read more)

Sailing yachts still vulnerable to pirate attack in the Indian Ocean (05 Oct 2012)

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The advice of the Maritime Shipping Centre-Horn of Africa (MSCHOA), NATO Shipping Centre, UK Maritime and Trade Organisation (UKMTO) and ... (Read more)

Somalia: Piracy attacks drop to zero for first full month in five years (26 Aug 2012)

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As reported by The Telegraph There has been no successful hijack since June 19, when a fishing dhow was seized, ... (Read more)

Honduras, Catarasca Lagoon: Single Handed Cruiser Loses Boat to Pirates (08 Aug 2012)

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Courtesy of the Cruisers Network Online Cliff Vaughs of S/V Amistad, who has sailed Central American waters for 20 years, ... (Read more)

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