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UK: Oyster Yachts Sold (22 Mar 2018)

UK: Oyster Yachts Sold

Read full story at Boating Business & Marine Trade News The deal – secured by administrators KPMG – covers the ... (Read more)

MAYDAY! On passage from Mo’orea to Huahine catamaran "Tanda Malaika" violently hits an unmarked reef (25 Jul 2017)

MAYDAY! On passage from Mo’orea to Huahine catamaran "Tanda Malaika" violently hits an unmarked reef

On July 23rd, at approximately 8pm, Danny and Belinda Govatos with 4 of their children aboard their 46′ Leopard catamaran ... (Read more)

End of Life (EOL) for Inmarsat Fleet 33/55/77 (25 May 2017)

End of Life (EOL) for Inmarsat Fleet 33/55/77

Inmarsat has announced EOL (end of life) for the older Fleet 33 (and 55/77) terminals. Data will stop functioning on ... (Read more)

Europe's version of GPS reaches operational milestone (16 Dec 2016)

Europe's version of GPS reaches operational milestone

By http://www.oceannavigator.com/ This means mariners equipped with Galileo-capable devices can use the system for positioning, navigation and timing services anywhere ... (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)

LED Bulbs not be used in navigation lights (10 Sep 2015)

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LED Bulbs should not be used in navigation lights designed for filament bulbs Replacing filament bulbs with white LEDs in ... (Read more)

Indian Ocean: Volvo Ocean Race – how could a yacht bristling with technology hit a known reef? (03 Dec 2014)

Indian Ocean: Volvo Ocean Race – how could a yacht bristling with technology hit a known reef?

Read full article at http://www.yachtingworld.com/blogs/elaine-bunting/volvo-ocean-race-yacht-bristling-technology-hit-well-known-reef/ How is it possible for a yacht bristling with the latest technology to hit a ... (Read more)

West Marine Recalls Folding Bikes (14 Mar 2014)

West Marine Recalls Folding Bikes

The bicycle's frame can break during use, posing a fall hazard to the rider. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ... (Read more)

NOAA Releases Interactive Chart Catalogue (17 Feb 2014)

NOAA Releases Interactive Chart Catalogue

NOAA recently released a  new interactive chart locator that allows users to find their nautical charts in multiple formats.  This ... (Read more)

AIS concern - serious vulnerability to hacking (22 Oct 2013)

AIS concern - serious vulnerability to hacking

Researchers have announced at a conference in Kuala Lumpur that they have found that it is possible to cause fake ... (Read more)