News & Updates

We are proud to announce that one of the vessels classified under INSB Class & raising the esteemed Cook Islands Flag has won a very prestigious award – The Best Crew of charter vessel under 50 m.

The awards were given at the 2016 Monaco Yacht Show and it is worth to highlight that M/Y ASKARI was competing with thousands of charter boats from all over the world!

Over 400 guests were in attendance on Thursday September 29th at the Norman Foster-designed Monaco Yacht Club, where coveted awards were given for the most outstanding Captains and crews of the Fraser Yachts fleet.


The prestigious ‘Charter Captain of the Year’ award went to

Captain Graham Wilkinson of S/Y PRANA,


The ‘Best Charter Crew’ (yacht over 50m) went to

the crew and Captain Andrea Aste of M/Y VICTORY,



The ‘Best Charter Crew’ (yacht under 50m) went to

Captain Claud Akers and the crew of M/Y ASKARI.


All at INSB Class HQ, wish to express our sincere Congratulations to Capt. Claud Akers and the entire crew of M/Y “ASKARI”.







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