Thursday 02 October 2014
News - Cruising Australia
Canadian shipwreck discovery solves 170-year-old mystery
'One of Canada's greatest mysteries has been solved,' said that country's Prime Minister Stephen Harper.
British couple help stranded Syrian refugees to safety
On the 23 September Kershaw-Marsh and Andy anchored off Greek Island of Symi and were woken at 05:30 by shouting.
Blue Planet Odyssey yacht completes Northwest Passage transit
Michael Thurston sent us a message from Nome, Alaska, to inform us that he and his crew had reached the Pacific Ocean.
World ARC fleet embarks on leg 11, across the Indian Ocean
The World ARC fleet departed the Cocos (Keeling) Islands this morning, embarking on the second longest sail.
Pantaenius and Camper & Nicholsons Marinas become strategic partners
Pantaenius, world’s leading yacht insurance company, has been at forefront of yacht insurance for more than 40 years.
Marine Wind Farms - coming to your cruising waters, what to do?
World-wide the development of marine wind farms will grow. Britain's RYA is taking a proactive stance.
How to make a distance scale for faster navigation
If you are anything like me, sailing navigation can be a challenge when short- or single-handed sailing.
New maps of the polar regions reveal unseen world beneath the ice
14th edition of Atlas also includes a new double page map of Arctic, which highlights long-term decline of ice cover.
RNLI lifeboats launched to helicopter crash + Video
RNLI volunteer crews from Flamborough and Bridlington launched after a helicopter crashed close to Flamborough Head.
Naval Commanders talk on-going piracy threat at sea
On Monday 22 September the EU Naval Force flagship, ITS Andrea Doria, met the Chinese Navy ship, CNS Changbaishan.
Erie, Pennsylvania - Small place, big boating
The Presque Isle peninsula is a 3,200-acre – 7-mile long arm that extends northeast into Lake Erie.
Predictwind and Iridium offer Sat Phone comms at Mobile Phone pricing
Iridium have recently released the Iridium GO!, their latest product in the satellite communication market.
EU Naval Force frigate, ESPS Navarra aids yacht in the Gulf of Aden
In the early morning of 19 September, EU Naval Force frigate, ESPS Navarra, came to the aid of a stricken yacht.
Insurance, towing and safety 'provisions' reminder for snowbirds
As their annual migration south approaches, sail and powerboat cruisers are stocking their boats.
A guide to steering without a rudder + Video - a must read and watch!!
Lost your rudder at sea? Michael Keyworth perfected a way to steer using drogues.
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