CAPTAINS LOG | SEPTEMBER 2011

LIFE WITHOUT GPS • Last July, word went out through the blogosphere, including our own Cruising Compass (www.cruisingcompass.com), that the FCC was considering licensing broadcast frequencies close enough to the frequencies used by the Global Positioning System to potentially degrade the GPS signals that millions of people rely upon every

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CAPTAINS LOG | AUGUST 2011

TURKISH DELIGHT • In early June, I had the opportunity to fly from the East Coast to Turkey to spend a few days test sailing the new Bavaria Cruiser 50….one of the perks of the job, I guess. You will find the review on page 54. We sailed in and

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CAPTAIN’S LOG | JULY 2011

Cruising with Pets • One of the hardest decisions to make when we head out for a day sail, a week’s cruise or even a winter away in the Caribbean is what to do with our pets. A lot of us—Rosie and I included—consider pets to be part of the

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