Captain John Soria A.M.M.S. is a highly skilled yacht Captain with experience in transports of vessels up to 140′ Captain John is an Accredited & Certified Master Marine Surveyor; he holds a B.S. Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Florida Institute of Technology & an A.S. Degree in legal studies. Additionally, he holds a Department of Home Land Security Clearence Card. With over 20 years servicing the Maritime Industry and over a decade of vessel deliveries Captain John is highly knowledgable & experienced in all vessel systems. Captain John’s training includes but is not limited to Basic and Advanced Shipboard Firefighting, Shipboard Damage Control, Salvage, Unlimited Radar, AB Any Waters, FCC Marine Radio Operator’s License, Commercial Towing, and full compliance with US Coast Guard regulations requiring drug testing.
Here is what you can expect: A Professional crew including a U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Master, handling all arrangements required for crew travel, A pre-departure inspection of the vessel and its systems, Provisions for the vessels delivery including, filling all fuel and water tanks, securing all loose equipment for sea travel, Providing all navigational charts and pilots for you if they are not already on board, Providing all navigation equipment and instruments, Complete all relevant customs and immigration paperwork for vessels going to foreign destinations, Provide the owner with a position and progress report daily where communications capability exist, Maintaining a log of the voyage for your records, Keeping an accurate accounting and provide receipts that detail all expenses incurred during the delivery,Your yacht or boat delivered to its port of destination clean and ready for you to use!