October 2009

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  • charter yacht Katya log book

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    Captain Aims for ‘Total Transparency’

    It’s not often, after a decade in this business, that I can tell you I saw something on a charter yacht that was completely new and interesting. But that’s exactly what happened late yesterday afternoon as I sat in the pilothouse of the new Delta motoryacht Katya with her captain. The 151-footer is making her world premiere here […]

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    Talk on the Docks: Discounts Still Abound

    A quick blog post for you all this morning from the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, which opens to media and VIPs in a few hours (and to the general public tomorrow). I walked the docks for a few hours last night, talking with charter brokers from various companies as they prepared for today’s press events. To […]

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  • 2008 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

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    Off to the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show

    As you read this, I am on a plane bound from New York to Florida for the 50th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. As you can see from the photograph above (which is of last year’s sprawling show), I’m going to have more than a few boats to get onboard and tell you about […]

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    M/V Outback -- America's Cup 2010

    The magnificent motor vessel Outback is considering traveling to the America’s Cup in the UAE, starting 08th February 2010. This lovely 58 meter luxury yacht would be the perfect yacht for viewing the action with space and excellent crew. Interested clients wiill need to act soon since Outback will only reposition if there are charters […]

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  • Perini Navi charter yacht Panthalassa

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    Panthalassa Prepares to Launch

    Hot off the digital press from management company Camper & Nicholsons International come these computer-generated renderings of Panthalassa, a 184-foot sailing yacht that is scheduled to launch from Italy’s Perini Navi shipyard on November 14. She is being promoted as the only Perini of her size with six guests cabins. Early marketing materials also say […]

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