20. Tom Howard’s passing
A colourful and caring gure in the Phuket yachting scene left us recently, we look back at his work with the schooner Seraph.
22. Derani Yachts to be regional dealer for Sirena Yachts
Founded in 2006, Sirena Marine was the rst production yacht manufacturer in Turkey & has built more than 250 motor yachts and 90 sailboats to date.
26. The Innovative Hanse Line.
Rob Williams runs us through the full Hanse line with the layouts and power units available for each boat.
30. Bay Regatta dazzles again
Simon James and Kae Wattana turned in their usual wonderful performance of hosting “the party that sails around.”
36. Asia Pacific Superyacht Conference precedes SYS
Marieke Derks and Zara Tremlett combine for this summary of the APSC, held just before the SYS.
40. Aquila 36 joins Tiger Marine Charter Fleet
Tiger Marine Charter’s addition of an Aquila 36 further enhances their day charters through the stunning topography of Phang Nga Bay.
44. Elegance & Individuality – the Catamaran Saona 47
Asia Marine, pioneers of yacht chartering in Thailand, showcases another of its Fountaine Pajot collection.
48. Thailand Yacht Show
Ao Po Grand Marina was once again home to the TYS in late February as visitors got a peek at some of the biggest boats & brands in the industry
52. Behind the scenes at Racer Marina
We talk with Khun Noom, head of Racer Marina’s maintenance team. The marina is the only full-service marina in the Hua Hin-Pranburi area.
60. Singapore Yacht Show lives up to the hype
Held at One Degree 15 Sentosa Cove, the SYS continues to be the bench-mark for yachting shows in the region.