A Very Hot Russian Day at Audi Melges 20 2015 Audi-Tron Sailing Series

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Riva Del Garda, Italy – Stellar, absolutely classic Lake Garda conditions prevailed on opening day at the 2015 Audi-Tron Sailing Series hosted by Fraglia Della Vela Riva and organized by B.Plan Sport & Events (BPSE) in cooperation with Melges Europe. A big pumping breeze and pronounced swells made for premium sailing conditions with the flourishing Russian Audi Melges 20 fleet on full charge. In particular, Igor Rytov on RUS-296 now leads the field of 40 teams after two races.

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NTSB: Shell ultimately responsible in Kulluk grounding; Mississippi Governor signs Shipyard of the Future bond bill

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NTSB: Shell ultimately responsible in Kulluk grounding
May 29, 2015—Owned by Shell Offshore, Inc., and operated by Noble Drilling, the Kulluk grounded in heavy weather near Ocean Bay on the eastern coast of Sitkalidak Island off Kodiak Island, Alaska on December 31, 2012. At the time of the grounding the Kulluk was under tow by the ice-class anchor-handling tow supply vessel Aiviq, owned by Edison Chouest Offshore group member Offshore Service Vessels.

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Oman Sail GC32 Sultanate of Oman takes centre stage in Austria with awe-inspiring teamwork

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Oman Sail’s GC32 Sultanate of Oman, supported by the Ministry of Tourism of Oman and EFG Bank Monaco, took centre stage on Lake Traunsee in Austria today with another show of awe-inspiring teamwork that puts them at the top of the leaderboard halfway through the inaugural Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour.

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