Sailing Yacht A Arrested in Gibraltar

UPDATE, FEBRUARY 21, 2017: Sailing Yacht A is no longer under admiralty arrest. A spokesperson for the owner tells us, “This unfortunate incident concerning Sailing Yacht A is now resolved. The yacht will now be handed over to the owner’s project team and will leave Gibraltar shortly.” Furthermore, the Gibraltar Chronicle quotes Nobiskrug’s lawyer as Continue reading

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Svea, Newest J Class Yacht, Sets Off on Sea Trials

Snowy landscapes don’t exactly make for a typical sea-trial background. Nonetheless, Svea set off under engine power yesterday for tests on the North Sea. The newest J Class sailing yacht splashed in late January at Vitters Shipyard. Not only is Svea the first J from Vitters, she has the longest hull of the fleet. Her Continue reading