Coastal Tankers in SE Asia Attacked Every Two Weeks

Coastal Tankers in SE Asia Attacked Every Two Weeks1

There is a continuing trend in South East Asia in the hijacking of small coastal tankers by maritime pirates, ...

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Sea Shepherd Volunteers Arrested in Faroe Islands

Sea Shepherd volunteer, Tom Strerath of Germany, is taken into custody

Two volunteer crewmembers from a ship operated by the conservationist group Sea Shepherd, Sam Simon, have been ...

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OPV Market in Growth Mode

OPV Market in Growth Mode

The total number of Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs), the fastest growing segment of the naval vessels market, ...

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Over 5000 Pounds of Marijuana Nabbed off Bahamas

Over 5000 Pounds of Marijuana Nabbed off Bahamas

A US Coast Guard helicopter crew, working under the direction of Operation Bahamas, Turks and Caicos, assisted in ...

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Thousands of Migrants Rescued in the Mediterranean

Thousands of Migrants Rescued in the Mediterranean

Around 2,700 migrants from 13 boats were rescued some 35 miles off the coast of Libya yesterday, according to the ...

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MPA Singapore Ramps Up Search for Local Maritime Talent

MPA Singapore Ramps Up Search for Local Maritime Talent

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) will be rolling out initiatives such as increasing publicity and ...

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Charter Vessel Runs Aground off Massachusetts

Charter Vessel Runs Aground off Massachusetts

A charter vessel carrying 106 passengers and 7 crew members ran aground near Woods Hole, Massachusetts, on Tuesday ...

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Three Vietnamese Men Die on Cargo Ship in Malaysia

Three Vietnamese Men Die on Cargo Ship in Malaysia

Three Vietnamese nationals died after apparently inhaling poisonous gases while working in an enclosed part of a ...

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VIDEO: How to Load Navy Ships on a Heavy Lift Vessel?

Jumbo Shipping

We have often seen ships being loaded with different types of cargo, but have you ever seen a ship being loaded ...

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One Dead, One Missing After Two Freighters Collide

One Dead, One Missing After Two Freighters Collide

One person died and one is missing after two general cargo ships collided and one of the vessels sank 25 miles off ...

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Boxship Kamala Ablaze in East China Sea

Boxship Ablaze in East China Sea

A Liberia-flagged container ship caught fire around midnight, July 11, some 220 miles west of the Japanese island ...

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Southeast Asia Remains Main Piracy Hotspot

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Southeast Asia continues to dominate maritime crime incidents globally, with 120 reports of piracy and maritime ...

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Dramatic Death Toll Fall in the Mediterranean

Snapshot of one of MOAS rescue operation in the Mediteranean

There has been a dramatic fall in the number of migrants and refugees who have lost their lives trying to cross the ...

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Pirates See Naval Presence as Biggest Deterrent

Pirates See Navies and Imprisonment as Biggest Deterrents

66 Somali inmates accused of piracy and imprisoned in Somaliland, Puntland and the Seychelles have identified ...

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Monsoon Storm Sinks Three Vessels in Andaman Sea

Monsoon Storm Sinks Three Vessels in Andaman Sea

A container ship, a fishing boat and a barge have sunk in the Andaman Sea off the coast of Phuket, Thailand, in the ...

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RoRo Ship Sinks off Egypt, 37 Rescued

RoRo Ship Sinks off Egypt, 37 Rescued

Some 37 people were rescued from a sinking RoRo ship near Egypt’s Safaga Port, located on the coast of the ...

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Philippines Ferry Owner, Crew Charged with Murder

Philippines Ferry Owner, Crew Face Multiple Murder Charges

The Philippine National Police and six survivors have filed murder charges against the owner and the crew of the ...

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Kim Nirvana Total Death Toll 45, One More Rescued

Kim Nirvana Death Toll Rises to 40, 6 Still Missing

Search and rescue crews have recovered nine more bodies from a ferry that capsized some 200 meters off the Port of ...

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At Least 36 Dead After Ferry Capsizes off Philippines

At Least 36 Dead After Ferry Capsizes off Philippines

At least 36 people have died after a ferry carrying 173 passengers capsized around 12 pm local time, soon after ...

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Pinoy Man Missing after Falling from Boxship off New Zealand

Filipino Man Missing after Falling from Boxship in New Zealand

New Zealand’s authorities suspended the search for a 52-year-old Filipino seafarer who fell off the container ...

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Ship Carrying Ammonium Sulfate Aground in the Dardanelles

Ship Carrying Ammonium Sulfate Runs Aground in the Dardanelles

An ammonium sulfate-laden general cargo ship ran aground due to rudder failure in the Dardanelles, Turkey, at ...

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Freighter Ablaze off Surabaya

Freighter Ablaze off Surabaya

The crew of 19 was evacuated today from an Indonesia-flagged cargo ship that caught fire some 20 nautical miles ...

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IMO, IOM Pledge Action on Dangerous Migration by Sea

IMO, IOM Pledge Action on Dangerous Migration by Sea

The heads of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) ...

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26 Airlifted from 5 Vessels Hit by Strong Winds in Bohai Sea

26 Airlifted from 5 Vessels Hit by Strong Winds in Bohai Sea

China’s Beihai Rescue Bureau coordinated the rescue of 26 crew members from five vessels hit by bursts of ...

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LPG Tanker Hit Hard in Collision with Boxship off Surabaya

LPG Tanker Hit Hard in Collision with Boxship off Surabaya

The LPG tanker Navigator Aries collided with a container ship Leo Perdana on the night of June 29 near the island ...

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Israeli Navy Seizes Gaza-Bound Flotilla Vessel

Israeli Navy Seizes Gaza-Bound Flotilla Vessel

Israeli Navy boarded a Freedom Flotilla Coalition’s ship and took control of the vessel some 105 nautical ...

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Freighter Catches Fire off Aberdeen

Freighter Catches Fire off Aberdeen

The Bahamian-flagged general cargo ship Celtica Hav had to return to Scotland’s Aberdeen Harbour after the ...

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