SailNet Community - View Single Post - Courtesy Flags
Thread: Courtesy Flags
View Single Post
  #41  
Old 03-08-2013
flandria's Avatar
flandria flandria is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Beautiful Georgian Bay, Canada
Posts: 116
Thanks: 1
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Rep Power: 2
flandria is on a distinguished road
Send a message via Skype™ to flandria
Re: Courtesy Flags

As to the British captain on the U.S. boat, the "nationality" of the boat is what determines proper etiquette. A U.S. boat will show the U.S. flag, regardless of who's at the helm, and entry requirements would also be in accordance with the country of origin of the vessel. Entry requirements for individuals on board would be governed by whatever agreements exist between someone's home-country (e.g. passport issuer) and the destination country.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook