FLOTSAM E JETSAM
Germania Nova is a reproduction of the 1908 schooner Germania, designed by Max Oertz. Built of steel in 2011 by Factoria Naval De Marin in Pontevedra, Spain, she is 196 feet with a beam of 26 feet and draws 18 feet. Below are five staterooms for 10 guests, plus quarters for 13 crewmembers. She cruises at 12-plus knots. The asking price is $7.3 million. edmiston.com
This morning I am extremely sad to inform you that one of our sailors, John Fisher, from Team Sun Hung Kai/ Scallywag, is now presumed to have been lost at sea.