Explorer 78 — By Capt. Bill Pike —
This is a yachtsman’s yacht for many reasons,
one being the comparatively simple upper helm (previous image) and
another being the lofty hardtop (above), which puts the radar scanner
well above the helmsman’s head for safety’s sake.
Power & Motoryacht’s Editor-at-Large Capt. Richard Thiel, who steered the direction of the magazine as Editor-in-Chief for 25 years, passed away recently. Now Executive Editor Capt. Bill Pike shares memories of his colleague and friend.
Read what he had to say here. ▶