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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)

UK Coastguard warning after two American yachtsmen spark multiple rescues (22 Jan 2016)

UK Coastguard warning after two American yachtsmen spark multiple rescues

From reports by PBO and the BBC . Two American sailors who have been rescued multiple times in the past ... (Read more)

Caribbean Rescue: Five days adrift off the coast of the Bahamas (15 Jan 2016)

Caribbean Rescue: Five days adrift off the coast of the Bahamas

This report from CBC News Montreal. A Montreal sailor whose Christmas Eve rescue by a U.S. navy research ship was ... (Read more)

South Africa: Two men missing from overturned French catamaran found alive (21 Oct 2015)

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Jean Sitruk, 65, from Lyon, France and Kyle Castelyn, 30, from Strand were found at about 18:25 by the bulk ... (Read more)

Alaska to San Diego: French Single-Hander with cat rescued (21 Oct 2015)

Alaska to San Diego: French Single-Hander with cat rescued

Read full report and see video at www.ybw.com A lone French sailor saved himself and his cat when his 30-foot ... (Read more)

Important Product Recall From Mustang Survival (15 Oct 2015)

Important Product Recall From Mustang Survival

From Mustang Survival In keeping with Mustang Survival’s commitment to the highest levels of product quality and safety, Mustang Survival ... (Read more)