Spain and the Canary Islands: Anchoring Restrictions

http://www.noonsite.com/General/CruisingInformation/spain-and-the-canary-islands-anchoring-restrictions     By      Sue Richards               —    last modified        Nov 09, 2012 03:30 PM                       If planning to anchor in Tenerife, La Gomera, La Palma & Hierro, yachts should ask for permission in advance at the Capitania of Santa Cruz de Tenerife. It is also recommended that yachts should seek approval before anchoring elsewhere in […]

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Imray Nautical App

            By      Imray  —    last modified            Jun 30, 2014 02:35 PM                     Imray has just launched a new book app for iPad – Imray Nautical – available to download from the App Store.  Download the app for free, then buy sections of books by geographical area.                   Published: 2014-06-30 00:00:00                       Based on Imray’s […]

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The Kiel Canal

The Kiel Canal, or Nord-Ostsee Kanal, runs 53 miles (99 km) NW from Brunsbuttel on the River Elbe, to Kiel on the Baltic coast. It is over 100m wide and 11m deep and has a clearance of 40m.    Docking                                            A Navigation Handbook giving rules for the canal can be downloaded. Permission to enter the […]

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Sailor jailed for deliberately charging his boat at another vessel in unprovoked attack

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MEC delivers first 24M type patrol vessel designed by Incat Crowther

2014 June 30 13:24   Incat Crowther is pleased to announce the delivery of Reef Ranger, a 24m long-range Catamaran Patrol Vessel, built by Marine Engineering Consultants (MEC) of the Gold Coast, Australia, the series designer said in a press release.The vessel will fulfill the day-to-day tasks of managing the Great Barrier Marine Park. Operational […]

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Three-masted U.S. training vessel hauls into Sydney after a squall-plagued journey

Herald  News » NovaScotia »   Three-masted U.S. training vessel hauls into Sydney after a squall-plagued journey TOM AYERS CAPE BRETON BUREAU Published June 29, 2014 – 7:40pm                          U.S. Coast Guard cadet 2nd class Julian Blanco of Tampa., Fla., looks out over Sydney on Sunday from the deck of the coast guard […]

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