Crash Take a look at Boat — the ultimate drama
Yachting Monthly’s spectacular Crash Take a look at Boat Collection, in which a 40ft yacht has been subjected to a sequence of sailing disasters — capsize, dismasting, hearth and sinking — ended with a massive bang very last week.
The Royal Navy’s explosives specialists assisted the workforce exhibit the risks of a gasoline explosion by blowing up the yacht off the Isle of Wight. BBC TV’s regional information programme ‘South Today’ and reporter Roger Finn were there to witness the drama and aftermath.
Thearticle and video clip footage on this ultimate exam in the eight-aspect sequence will seem in YM’s December challenge and on the web-site. The yacht will go on screen at London Global Boat Display in ExCeL from 6-15 January 2012.