MOL Boxship Saves 4 Castaways off Brazil

Tokyo-headquartered container carrier Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) reported that one of the container ships ...

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NYK Boxship Rescues 7 Filipino Fishermen

The 2,700 TEU container ship NYK Joanna rescued seven fishermen in distress off the coast of the Philippines on ...

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Update: Amver Duo Rescues Minouche Crew

The timber carrier Falcon Arrow and the Ro-Ro Cronus Leader, both members of the Automated Mutual Assistance Vessel ...

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VIDEO: Fuelling Tanker Prevented from Sinking off UK Coast

A 24-metre fuelling vessel Erin Wood collided with a 4,155 dwt Cyprus-registered cargo vessel Daroja on Saturday ...

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Over 2,000 People Saved in the Med over the Weekend

Over the weekend search and rescue charity Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) was involved in the rescue of more ...

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MOAS Readying for 2015 Rescue Mission in the Med

Search and rescue charity Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) is preparing to set sail on 2015 sea rescue mission ...

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Help Sent for Fishing Boat Gripped by Antarctic Ice

Help Sent for Fishing Boat Gripped by Antarctic Ice

The Rescue Coordination Centre New Zealand (RCCNZ) is organising help for an Australian-flagged fishing boat ...

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VIDEO: Dramatic Rescue of Irish Fishermen off Scotland

VIDEO Dramatic Rescue of Irish Fishermen off Scotland

The U.K. Maritime and Coastguard Agency was notified just before 11 AM local time, January 20, that The Iuda Naofa, ...

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Update 3: Hoegh Osaka Set for Towage

Update 2 Hoegh Osaka to Be Uprighted This Afternoon

Salvage crews have managed to move the grounded car carrier Hoegh Osaka to the almost upright position, with the ...

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MS Zuiderdam to the Rescue

Holland America Line’s cruise ship MS Zuiderdam rescued eight crew members of the Bahamian inter-island vessel ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Dec 29th – Jan 2nd)

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Update: Burning Norman Atlantic Evacuated, Death Count Rises Italian and Greek rescue crews on Monday completed the ...

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Indonesia Launches Search For Missing AirAsia Plane

Indonesia Launches Search For Missing AirAsia Plane

The National Search and Rescue Agency Republic of Indonesia (BASARNAS) has launched an international search and ...

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VIDEO: A Rescue Story from the Sea

The sea is often unrelenting and unforgiving which for those braving the stormy waters proved to be very dangerous ...

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Italy Rescued Over 150,000 Migrants at Sea in 2014

Through November 30, 2014, a total of 163,368 migrants have been rescued at sea this year, data released by Italy’s ...

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Eight Saved after 30-Hour Soak in Gulf of Aden

Eight Saved after 30-Hour Soak in Gulf of Aden

Eight sailors who abandoned their sinking ship have been rescued from the Gulf of Aden following a 30 hour search ...

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SRI Warns of Mediterranean Rescue Budget Cut Effects

SRI Warns of Mediterranean Rescue Budget Cut Effects

Seafarers’ Rights International (SRI) has warned that merchant ship masters will be negatively affected by the new ...

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Epic Bali Saves Migrants off Italy

Epic Bali Saves Migrants off Italy

Singapore-based gas carrier fleet owner and operator Epic Gas has reported that one of its vessels, Epic Bali, was ...

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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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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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Failing to Tackle Migrants Flow Brings Problem Closer to Home

The announcement of the UK Foreign Office that the UK will no longer take part in search and rescue operations in ...

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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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