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Wind Sails On a Tanker?

  Illustration shows two Flettner rotor sails installed onboard a Maersk Tanker vessel. Photo: Maersk Tankers/Norsepower A Maersk-owned tanker is set to be fitted with two Flettner rotor sails as part of a industry project seeking to test the century-old … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the schooner Spirit of South Carolina and all who sail and support her!

Congratulations to the schooner Spirit of South Carolina and all who sail and support her! After languishing for years, the schooner has new owners, a new captain and officers and was recently re-certified to carry passengers by the US Coast … Continue reading

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Oldest Yacht In England To Be Restored

This is probably the oldest yacht in the world, but the museum only claims it to be the oldest yacht in England. It is amazing that any part of her survived since the late 1700’s when she was built. She … Continue reading

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Want To Learn How To Sail?

    Although it is still cold and wintry in most places in the US, plans for the summer for kids abound with opportunity. The Oliver Hazard Perry is taking on Crew Members! Although this is for school age children … Continue reading

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Ship from the Franklin Expedition Discovered

These former warships went on a expedition to an uncharted area many years ago.The wreckage of one of two missing ships from Franklin’s lost expedition of 1845 is believed to have been found. It is not known yet if the … Continue reading

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