Sabang International Regatta

September 15th to 25th, 2011 Sabang International Regatta: free entry, free [CAIT] cruising permit, free visas, mooring, parties, and fuel for power boats and yachts. The regatta starts in Langkawi, Malaysia to Sabang on Weh Island, near Aceh in northern Sumatra with great cruising grounds,  excellent diving with crystal clear water. Three categories of racing Read More →

Air Sea Rescue

Speedboat searches option .………….for short distances limited by daylight and sea state,   very few of the local boats have GPS or compass, their average range is 70 miles and cruise  speed is 20 knots,  effective scan area is about 5 miles to port and starboard, down to 2 miles or less in rough seas. A 70 mile or 4 Read More →

Kings Cup Disaster 2010

It was every man for his self ,resulting in 15 boats on the beach, 3 were total write offs Photo;Mark Pescott, multi hull designer