Feature Archive

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...
16/07/2018 04:00:00 PM
Crew with a Cause: The Marlin Mission
By Aileen Mack 
With their latest campaign, The Marlin Mission, M/Y Dorothea III will raise money through donations and pledges per marlin that the crew catch and release. more...
13/06/2018 05:50:00 PM
M/Y Slipstream Receives Yachts du Coeur Trophy
By Lauren Beck 
On June 11, the crew of M/Y Slipstream was presented with the Yachts du Coeur trophy for exemplary charity service by a superyacht. more...
07/06/2018 01:45:00 PM
Return to Monaco: Escape to the C&C Lounge
 
Get ready — the 2018 Monaco Yacht Show is on the horizon. Check out the offerings from the Captain & Crew Lounge. more...
04/06/2018 06:55:00 PM
2018 Pacific Typhoon & Hurricane Season
By Daniele Gallo, Navimeteo Forecaster and climatologist 
The 2018 Pacific typhoon season runs throughout 2018, though most tropical cyclones typically develop between May and October. The season’s first named storm, Bolaven, developed on January 3. The season’s first typhoon, Jelawat, reached typhoon status on March 29, and more...