Monthly Archives: November 2010
Some good news out of Somalia – the Chandler’s have been released, as reported by CNN. Resolution to a 13 month ordeal.
From Yachtpals.com – a story of a yacht taken in Somalia.I would advise readers interested in the story to read the comments section, which adds more details to the main story.
GOST To Feature New GOST Cloak At METS 2010Impenetrable Smoke Cloud Stops Thieves in Their TracksSee at Stand 11.612, Amsterdam RAI, November 16-18Watch the GOST Cloak demonstration video FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA (USA) – Global Ocean Security Technologies (GOST – formerly Paradox Marine) will feature the new GOST Cloak system at METS (Marine Equipment Trade Show) … Continue reading
From Noonsite:Posted 23 October, 2010 Cruising yacht “Boldly Go”, crewed by Ellen Birrell and Jim Hutchins, were attacked by pirates on 15 October 2010 at approximately N011 05.000 / W063 23.000 (4 1/2 hr sail west of Los Testigos en route to Porlamor) at 10:00 a.m. Venezuela time. The couple were assaulted and held at … Continue reading
As we always stress, this is an emotional issue and entirely dependent on the owner and captain. Research the rules, make wise decisions. The Triton Contact me if you have questions, and I’ll get you in touch with the proper resources to make your decisions.