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Caribbean, BVIs: Search for Cruising Family's Abandoned Yacht (18 Jan 2017)

Caribbean, BVIs: Search for Cruising Family's Abandoned Yacht

Latest drift analysis from Chris Parker: Based on an assumption that nothing on board has changed since the abandonment, calculations ... (Read more)

Chesapeake Bay to St. Maarten: Atlantic 57 Catamaran capsizes (05 Dec 2016)

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This report taken from the boat designer's website - https://chriswhitedesigns.com/leopard-capsize The circumstances of the capsize are at once very clear ... (Read more)

Atlantic Crossing: Evacuation of five crew from ARC yacht NOAH (25 Nov 2016)

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The five crew members of the yacht NOAH have been successfully evacuated from the BM39 yacht after it started to ... (Read more)

Medium-altitude Earth Orbit Search and Rescue System Comes on Stream (12 Sep 2016)

Medium-altitude Earth Orbit Search and Rescue System Comes on Stream

This report from Sail Magazine. F or more than 30 years the Cospas-Sarsat system has been the mainstay of modern ... (Read more)

MEOSAR: New Search & Rescue System (07 Jul 2016)

MEOSAR: New Search & Rescue System

This report taken from Ocean Navigator on-line Magazine The website - http://www.mcmurdogroup.com/meosar-knowledge-center/ - will allow those that use search and ... (Read more)

New Zealand death and MOB double tragedy on 65-footer Platino (14 Jun 2016)

New Zealand death and MOB double tragedy on 65-footer Platino

Read full report at http://www.yachtingworld.com/news/new-zealand-death-mob-tragedy-76516 One crewmember has died and another was swept overboard when the Auckland-registered yacht Platino suffered serious ... (Read more)

Kannad Marine issues SAFELINK EPIRB recall (24 May 2016)

Kannad Marine issues SAFELINK EPIRB recall

The following news story courtesy of: http://coastguardnews.com/coast-guard-notifies-public-of-urgent-marine-safety-alert-epirb-recall/2016/04/26 / - alerted by the Caribbean Safety & Security Net The SAFELINK EPIRB’s ... (Read more)

UK, West Sussex Coast: Man describes dramatic sea rescue after being swept off yacht (29 Feb 2016)

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Cornelis van Rietschoten was sailing six nautical miles off the coast of Shoreham on Saturday when he was ‘catapulted’ into ... (Read more)

South Africa: Overturned catamaran discovered 1 year after South African yachtsmen go missing - Updated (02 Feb 2016)

South Africa: Overturned catamaran discovered 1 year after South African yachtsmen go missing - Updated

Update 01 February 2016 Sadly during the tow, the vessel has been lost once again. The family have released a ... (Read more)

Cruise liner carries out mid-Atlantic yacht rescue (26 Jan 2016)

Cruise liner carries out mid-Atlantic yacht rescue

It involved the ‘challenging’ rescue of two passengers from the 14-metreNicollet and assistance of material for the yacht’s crew members ... (Read more)

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