USCG, Navy Medevac Injured Crewman from Merchant Vessel

USCG Medevacs Injured Crewman from Merchant Vessel

Watchstanders at the United States Coast Guard Sector Guam command center received notification at 11:40 a.m. on ...

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Ukrainian Frigate Protects Lebanese-Flagged Merchant Vessel

Hetman Sagaidachniy Protects Lebanese-Flagged Merchant Vessel

During one of their counter-piracy patrols in the Gulf of Aden, the EU Naval Force Ukrainian frigate, Hetman ...

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U.S. Military’s Reliance on Merchant Marine Remains Strong

U.S. Military’s Reliance on Merchant Marine Remains Strong

From the military’s perspective, there is no doubt that America’s national and economic security remain dependent ...

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UK: WMA Reveals New Mobile App for Merchant Navy Personnel

WMA Reveals New Mobile App for Merchant Navy Personnel

Warsash Maritime Academy (WMA), part of Southampton Solent University, is the first training provider to offer a ...

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Wärtsilä Displays New Solutions for Merchant Market at ...

Wärtsilä Displays New Solutions for Merchant Market at Marintec China 2013

Wärtsilä will showcase a wide offering of industry-leading products and solutions at Marintec China 2013, with a ...

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DOT Secures New Training Vessel for U.S. Merchant ...

DOT Secures New Training Vessel for U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced that the Department’s Maritime Administration has secured a new ...

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Morocco, Ukraine Expand Cooperation in Merchant ...

Morocco, Ukraine Expand Cooperation in Merchant Shipping Sector

Ukraine and the Kingdom of Morocco are going to develop relationships in the field of maritime merchant shipping. ...

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Merchant Ship Crews Held Hostage in Somalia

Merchant Ship Crews Held Hostage in Somalia

Following the pirating of the ships in the Indian Ocean, currently there are 199 men and 1 woman held hostage in ...

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Indian Navy Keeps Eye on Iranian Merchant Vessel MV Assa

  The Indian Navy is keeping a close eye on Iranian merchant vessel MV Assa, anchored for over a month off the ...

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Malaysia: 251 Merchant Ships Inspected by MMEA

  Some 251 merchant ships and boats that pass through the Melaka Straits have been inspected by Malaysian ...

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Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan to Reconsider Tariffs of ...

  Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan will reconsider tariffs within intergovernmental agreement on merchant shipping ...

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INS Sukanya Thwarts Attack on Indian Merchant Vessel ...

  A Navy vessel thwarted an attack on an Indian merchant vessel, MV Desh Rakshak, in the action undertaken by ...

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Italy to Approve Use of Armed Guard On Board Merchant Ships

Italy is to station military forces on its merchant vessels to guard against attacks by Somali pirates, shipping ...

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Ship Insurers Support Use of Private Armed Guards on ...

More ship insurers are backing the use of private armed guards on merchant vessels at sea to combat Somali piracy ...

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Turkish Warships Harass Israeli Merchant Vessels in ...

  Increasingly assertive Turkey is setting the scene for clashes in the eastern Mediterranean. Since Thursday, ...

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Australia: Merchant Marine Industry Needs Productivity Boost

Major ship owners have declared a productivity boost crucial if the plan to resuscitate themerchant marine industry ...

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Shipping Ministry Issues Guidelines for Deployment of ...

  The Ministry of Shipping has issued Guidelines regarding deployment of armed guards in Indian Merchant Ships ...

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Government Takes Measures to Prevent Accidents of ...

The Government yesterday said that it was taking measures to prevent the accidents of merchant vessels in Indian ...

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Germany Wants Armed Guards on Merchant Ships

Germany plans to lobby other European Union countries to allow the deployment of private armed guards on their ...

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Indian Navy Rescues Iranian Merchant Vessel from Pirate ...

    The Indian Navy on Monday foiled a piracy attack after rescuing an Iranian merchant vessel MV ...

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Royal Navy Warship Thwarts Pirate Attack on Merchant ...

  This is the moment Royal Marine Commandos board a merchant ship which had been attacked in the Red Sea. In ...

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