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Certificate for Operator of Pleasure Craft and Resolution No. 40
Obtaining certificate for operator of a pleasure craft often raises questions as to whether it will be valid outside Ukraine, if it is received in Ukraine, and vice versa. This article is devoted to this issue and ICC Resolution No. 40 "International Certificate for Operators of Pleasure Craft". read more
Piracy and IMO recommendations for pleasure crafts
Piracy at sea today is one of the pressing problems for all shipping. And this applies not only to the commercial fleet involved in the transportation of goods and passengers: today everything that is of value comes into the sphere of "interests" of pirates. For this reason, pleasure craft and other small-scale fleet that makes international transfers in the zone of increased danger of piracy are also at risk. read more
Yachting in the Crimea today: to be or not to be?
The maritime areas of the Crimean peninsula are an excellent place for yacht tourism and various water sports. However, after the occupation of Crimea in 2014 by Russia, the legal status of the Crimea has been changed not for the better for such events: Crimea officially became an occupied territory with all the ensuing consequences in the form of a special entry / exit regime and new measures of responsibility for the violation of such a regime. read more