Attention scuba divers and snorkelers. Lindblad Expeditions / National Geographic Orion partners with Dive Discovery Travel for 2018. What does this mean? Because of this union, we are able to offer you an ‘exclusive’ $200.00 on board credit per person booked only through Dive Discovery. Also, SPECIAL OFFERS: FREE AIR! Book by July 31, 2017 and receive FREE International round-trip airfare from Los Angeles. Plus, bar tab & crew tips included. New bookings only. BOOK 2 OR MORE AND SAVE 10% Book two or more South Pacific voyages aboard National Geographic Orion and take 10% off each voyage. Savings is applicable to back-to-back or non-consecutive voyages.…
Two hundred years ago this month, an environmental and fuel crisis inspired one of our greatest inventions — a device so simple, efficient and useful that it’s turning out to be part of the solution to today’s environmental and fuel crises.
In the process of constant development, ScubaGaskets launches 3 new product lines of very specialized Scuba O-Rings along with 14 new hard to find scuba O-ring sizes as for example the small O-ring for APEKS regulator (1,7mm x 1,00mm). Category 1: Viton FKM -Green O-rings suitable for 100% Oxygen Not all Viton O-rings are equal and more to that, not all Viton O-Rings are suitable for 100% Oxygen gas. As for example Nitrox black, blue ,brown or even green O-rings that are designed for Nitrox up to EAN 50 in no case can be used for pure 100% Oxygen gas.…
American scuba equipment manufacturers Oceanic and Hollis have been sold to the Huish Outdoors Group, which acquired the brands from American Underwater Products
Divers who lost all of their possessions during a liveaboard fire in Hurghada, Egypt blame tour operator, boat owner and crew for negligence.
So, it is now a week since The Great Northern Dive Show in Manchester and I am now back in the land of sand (Egypt), so it is time to let those who didn’t attend know why I am extremely proud to have been a Sponsor/Supporter of the show.
Shearwater Research Inc. is excited to announce that Shearwater Cloud is now available as an Open Beta. With cloud computing Shearwater divers will be able to link their network of mobile devices and share information between them.
Rumours have been abound for quite some time but it appears that PADI has now found a new owner. Providence Equity Partners is set to sell the business to a group of wealthy families and endowments, in a deal worth $700m, according to the Wall Street Journal, which cited people familiar with the matter. Providence Equity acquired a majority stake in PADI in 2015 and helped expand the business into areas of Asia and China. According to the PADI website, there are currently 6400 PADI Dive Centres and Resorts, serviced by 133,000 PADI Professionals who have issued more than 25 million certifications.…
The traditional dive show format has been around for a long time. Stands promoting equipment and trips, talks and seminars about different types of diving and a chance to meet up with divers from a variety of locations around the world. A social event to catch up with divers you have not seen for a while, maybe since the last dive show.
On the 17th of October 2016, my travels from South Africa to South-East Asia began. It was my first time travelling abroad and I can still remember the feeling of frantic butterflies in my stomach when the plane left the ground.