Feature Archive

13/11/2018 03:55:00 PM
Crew Created: There’s a Yacht More to Life!
By Laura Dunn 
After an exciting 20 years aboard yachts as captain and chef/mate, Cynthia Zvanut Hovey and her husband Winston A. Hovey decided to put all that experience and knowledge into book form.  more...
25/10/2018 05:45:00 PM
Project Green Flag Helping VI Charter Crew Go Green
By Aileen Mack 
Crew spend a lot of time in nature and appreciating the ocean, but they are also aware of the challenges facing the environment today. Project Green Flag plans to focus on localized efforts in the Virgin Islands, including detailing which products to use and which suppliers will carry them. more...
09/10/2018 09:20:00 PM
Cybersecurity and Yachts: Risks, Dos, and Don’ts
By Aileen Mack 
With more and more data online and data breaches a common headline these days, cybersecurity vulnerabilities will continue to exist and be an issue for the yachting industry. It's important to understand the risks and how to take the steps to make the onboard network more secure. more...
04/10/2018 03:55:00 PM
Refuge from the Show: MYS C&C Lounge
 
The participating captains and crew from yachts in the show and in Monaco Bay were fortunate to enjoy a wide range of daily activities and entertainment at the 2018 Monaco Yacht Show Captains & Crew Lounge. more...
14/09/2018 03:45:00 PM
Crew with a Cause: S/Y Dunia Baru Aids Lombok after Earthquakes
By Aileen Mack 
After earthquakes hit Lombok, Indonesia, 51-meter S/Y Dunia Baru sailed to the island and brought supplies to aid those affected. more...
08/08/2018 03:50:00 PM
“Obscene” Superyacht Protested in the UK
By Laura Dunn 
Protesters decry the presence of M/Y Archimedes in Bristol. more...
03/08/2018 04:00:00 PM
Training to Aid in Disaster Relief
By Aileen Mack 
YachtAid Global is encouraging yachts planning to cruise in the affected regions to take steps to be ready to respond in the aftermath of large hurricanes. more...
01/08/2018 07:30:00 PM
Survey Launched on Crew’s Welfare Needs
 
The International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network and MHG Insurance Brokers have launched a survey of superyacht crew to investigate welfare issues. more...
26/07/2018 03:55:00 PM
Volvo Penta’s Self-Docking Yacht Technology
By Laura Dunn 
Volvo Penta unveiled its advanced self-docking tech plans, set to be released to the market in 2020, and did a live demonstration during the Volva Ocean Race. more...
26/07/2018 03:30:00 PM
Superyacht Australia’s $1.4 Billion Boost
By Laura Dunn 
An Australian federal government tax break for superyachts could be on the horizon. more...