Image of the Day: Navy Ships in Formation

Image of the Day: Navy Ships in Formation

Today’s image of the day shows the U.S. Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ships transiting in formation during the conclusion of an exercise in the waters off Japan’s southern coast. The photo has ...

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Greenpeace Ship Detained in Spain

Greenpeace Ship Detained in Spain

The Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise has been detained by Spanish authorities in the port of Arrecife, Lanzarote, ...

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LPG Carrier Aids Three in Suspected Mutiny

LPG Carrier Aids Three in Suspected Mutiny

The M/V Tessa Kosan, a 367-foot LPG carrier, rescued three crew members in a bizarre case involving a possible ...

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IMRF: Global Drowning Figures Alarming

IMRF Global Drowning Figures Alarming

The global drowning report released by the World Health Organization (WHO) is shocking, and the worldwide loss of ...

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Containers Fall into Oakland Estuary

Containers Fall into Oakland Estuary

The U.S. Coast Guard and San Francisco fire department personnel enforced a safety zone for containers that fell in ...

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Indonesia to Bolster Maritime Defence

Indonesia to Bolster Maritime Defence

Indonesia is set to step up its maritime defense efforts so as to be able to ensure navigation safety to its own ...

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JRC Testing Anti-Piracy Software

JRC Testing Anti-Piracy Software (2)

The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) is testing a new anti-piracy software in two maritime ...

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Two Missing after Cement Carrier Sinks off Philippines

Two Missing after Cement Carrier Sinks off Philippines

The captain and the crane operator of MV Vital 355, the cement carrier which sank off Philippines, remain missing ...

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UN Continues Fight against Somali Pirates

UN Continues Fight against Somali Pirates

Expressing continued grave concern over piracy off the coast of Somalia despite a sharp decline in attacks, the ...

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Asia Pirates More Active in October

Asia Pirates More Active in October

The Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia (ReCAAP) has ...

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Hanjin Stacking Up Orders

Hanjin Stacking Up Orders

South Korea’s shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction (HHIC) has signed a nearly USD 200 ...

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Bales of Cocaine Found Floating off Central America

Bales of Cocaine Found Floating off Central America

USS Vandegrift (FFG 48) and U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment (LEDET), in support of Operation Martillo, ...

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Image of the Day: HMS Dragon Basking in the Sun

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This amazing photo has been captured by the crewmembers of the tanker RFA Gold Rover, who’d earlier provided the ...

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LR Issues Offshore Collision Guidance Notes

LR Issues Offshore Collision Guidance Notes

Lloyd’s Register Energy has launched new offshore collision guidance notes for the marine and ...

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Image of the Day: Replenishing at Sea

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The US Navy’s Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Ericsson (T-AO 194) conducts a ...

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Vancouver Shipyards Completes Overhaul

Seaspan Vancouver Shipyard Completes Overhaul

Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards has completed its two-year, CAD 170 million Shipyard Modernization Project ahead of ...

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One Dead, Four Missing after India Navy Ship Sinks

One Dead, Four Missing after India Navy Ship Sinks

At least one person died, with four still missing after a torpedo recovery vessel of Indian Navy sank off the city ...

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Hyundai Grace Saves Three

Hyundai Grace Saves Three

Hyundai Merchant Marine’s container vessel Hyundai Grace rescued three survivors from a yacht sinking in the ...

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Cocaine Haul Seized off Nicaragua

Cocaine Haul Seized off Nicaragua

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Air and Marine agents aboard a P-3 Orion aircraft assisted in the ...

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Marsur Ready for Action

EU Maritime Surveillance Program Ready for Action

The Maritime Surveillance (Marsur) project, encompassing seventeen European Union Member States plus Norway, has ...

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Terrorist Threats Put Tanker Operators on High Alert

Terrorist Threats Put Tanker Operators on High Alert

Security should be raised on oil tankers and other merchant fleet tonnage to counter the threat of terrorist attack ...

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Food Poisoning Mows Down Bulker Crew

Food Poisoning Mows Down Bulker Crew

The 680-foot Liberian bulk carrier cargo ship Agapi S continued its voyage to New Orleans after 19 of 21 crew ...

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Guangzhou Shipbuilding Swoops on Parent’s Unit

Guangzhou Shipbuilding Swoops on Parent's Unit

Guangzhou Shipbuilding International (GSI) has revealed plans to acquire its sister company CSSC Huangpu Wenchong ...

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Thales Unveils Counter-Piracy Service Solution

Thales Unveils Counter-Piracy System

Global developer of security systems Thales has chosen Euronaval 2014 to introduce Pastor – a service ...

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VIDEO: MOAS Saves 331 in Year’s Last Mission

VIDEO MOAS Saves 331 in Year's Last Mission

Malta-based Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) has helped save almost 3,000 lives in the Mediterranean Sea during ...

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