pleasure craft

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Noun1.pleasure craft - a large motorboat that has a cabin and plumbing and other conveniences necessary for living on boardpleasure craft - a large motorboat that has a cabin and plumbing and other conveniences necessary for living on board
motorboat, powerboat - a boat propelled by an internal-combustion engine
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JMRA will support increased safety for pleasure craft operation using Fujitsu's cloud-based emergency position reporting system, which can be easily operated from smartphones and other mobile devices.
Nor should they be categorized as pleasure craft, which circuit
This new V8 can provide the powerful heart needed in high-speed pleasure craft, regardless of whether they have a propeller or are driven by waterjet," says Joel Granath, Senior Vice President for Scania Engines.
The Foreign Office said it had lodged a protest: "We have protested to the Spanish government and have also raised our extreme concern over the reported interaction between the Spanish vessel and a Gibraltarian pleasure craft.
Two people on board the yacht asked for assistance from a passing pleasure craft and the Coastguard when it was unable to get to its moorings in Thurstaston, further up the River Dee.
The company provides a full range of repair services for larger pleasure craft (30' plus, power, sail and catamarans) including mechanical, electrical, plumbing and drive line/running gear services.
Today, Blyth harbour is popular with pleasure craft, and the Royal Northumberland Yacht Club has its base in the south harbour.
The 85-year-old cruise ship passenger died after 80 mph (130 kph) wind gusts kicked up giant waves in the English Channel on Friday afternoon, endangering safety in the crowded shipping lanes used by commercial vessels, cruise ships and pleasure craft.
A flotilla of around 38 fishing boats and a small number of pleasure craft was "corralled" by Royal Gibraltar Police and military vessels after crossing from Spanish waters close to an artificial reef created by the government of the British Overseas Territory.
California led the regulatory charge this past year by proposing a ban on copper in pleasure craft coatings (Senate Bill 623), while simultaneously initiating a re-evaluation of copper as an approved biocide in antifouling coatings (Department of Pesticide Regulations).
Hong Kong s worst maritime accident in 40 years saw a high-speed ferry, the Sea Smooth, collide with a pleasure craft, the Lamma IV, carrying around 120 passengers on a company trip to watch national day fireworks on Monday night.
is urging Canadians to boat with confidence this year by getting their Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC) before taking to the water.