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Cruise Diverts To Island, Two Sick Passengers

Cruise Diverts To Island, Two Sick Passengers

The Azores-bound cruise ship Ryndam diverted to Bermuda this week in order to have two passengers transferred to the hospital, with an 85 year old passenger suffering a suspected heart attack, while another passenger suffered a hand injury.A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre is contacted by the local shipping agents Meyers.... Read more of this article

French Crew Member Transferred To KEMH

French Crew Member Transferred To KEMH

A 48-year-old French national was taken to hospital by ambulance following the arrival of the French vessel SV SOCHRIS 9 on Saturday [Apr 18]. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “On Saturday 18th April, 1.35pm, the arrival of a 40 foot French SV SOCHRIS 9 required arrangements for landing a crewperson with need for ambulance... Read more of this article

Photos: ‘Lending Club 2′ Boat Departs Bermuda

Photos: ‘Lending Club 2′ Boat Departs Bermuda

The crew of the Lending Club 2 left Bermuda this evening [April 20] after sailing the 635-nautical miles from Newport, Rhode Island to Bermuda in a record setting time of 23 hours, 9 minutes, and 52 seconds. Minister of Community, Culture and Sport Patricia Gordon Pamplin visited the departing crew and was invited on board, and some people lined the... Read more of this article

St. George’s Welcomes First Cruise Ship Of 2015

St. George’s Welcomes First Cruise Ship Of 2015

[Updated with video] Marking the first cruise ship visit for the east end this year, the sailing cruise Club Med 2 arrived in St. George’s this morning [Apr 17], carrying an estimated 337 passengers and 200 crew. According to the 2015 cruise ship schedule, this is one of three cruise visits the east end will receive during 2015, with St. George’s... Read more of this article

Photos: 190 Ft Yacht “Illusion” Visits St George’s

Photos: 190 Ft Yacht “Illusion” Visits St George’s

The 190 foot luxury yacht Illusion V – which reportedly costs $350,000 per week to rent – is the latest luxury vessel to make its way to Bermuda, where it is presently berthed in St. George’s. The Illusion V was built at the Benetti Livorno shipyard and launched only last year, and is designed for commercial charter use, featuring... Read more of this article

Summer Ferry Schedule To Start On April 27th

Summer Ferry Schedule To Start On April 27th

The Department of Marine & Ports said they would like to advise the public that they will be introducing their Sea Express Summer Ferry Schedule effective Monday, April 27 to November 1, 2015. “Printed copies of the new schedule will be available at the Hamilton Ferry Terminal starting on April 17th and can be viewed online. “One of... Read more of this article

Photos: $21 Million Luxury Yacht In St. George’s

Photos: $21 Million Luxury Yacht In St. George’s

The 138ft Calliope, a luxury motor yacht which is presently listed for sale with an asking price of $21 million, can be seen docked in St. George’s today [Apr 7]. According to their website, “Calliope combines state of the art technology, a chic and comfortable interior and five-star service for a unique experience tailored to the needs... Read more of this article

Sailing Vessel Skipper Hospitalized On Arrival

Sailing Vessel Skipper Hospitalized On Arrival

The skipper of an arriving sailing vessel was transported by ambulance to hospital on Saturday morning [April 4], after suffering from “gastric problems”. The sailboat remains berthed at Ordnance Island in St. George’s. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “On Saturday 4th April 9.52am, Bermuda Maritime Operations... Read more of this article

Video: Race For Water Odyssey Presentation

Video: Race For Water Odyssey Presentation

The Race for Water Odyssey crew recently arrived in Bermuda, having traveled from the Azores as part of their 300-day expedition that is studying the impact of plastic pollution in the ocean globally. The expedition is being put on by the Switzerland-based Race for Water Foundation, and started on March 15, 2015 in Bordeaux, France. According to the... Read more of this article

Aerial Video: Boat Delivers Oracle’s Equiment

Aerial Video: Boat Delivers Oracle’s Equiment

Defending America’s Cup champions Oracle Team USA recently saw their equipment arrive on the island as they prepare for training, with a view of the Bermuda Container Line’s [BCL] Oleander being captured from above as it arrived at Dockyard to unload its cargo. Following the discharge of refrigerated and dry containers and roll on/roll off... Read more of this article

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