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Cook Strait ferries under pressure, Interislander reduced to single passenger vessel due to maintenance

Scott Hammond / Stuff Inter Islander’s Kaitaki will carry out heavy work on the Cook Strait service in August, with the other two passenger vessels departing for maintenance and repairs. (File photo) Cook Strait ferry crossings will be fewer than usual over the next two months, due to maintenance and supply chain delays coinciding with […]

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Royal Ship moves up to seventh place in the BC Classic rankings

Following his impressive victory at the San Diego Handicap (G2) on July 30 at Del Marthe 6-year-old gelding from Fox Hill Farms and Siena Farm royal ship went from unranked to n°7 in the last Longines Breeders’ Cup Classic ranking, with the best line of flight holding a 38 point edge of Olympiad . The […]

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Russia accuses US of playing direct role in war on Ukraine, grain ship spotted off Turkey

Ukraine consults with the United States on the use of HIMAR rocket systems Comment prompts Kremlin to accuse US of direct involvement No immediate comment from the White House or the Pentagon Ukraine’s first wartime grain export ship approaches Turkey US imposes sanctions on former Olympic gymnast considered close to Putin ISTANBUL/LONDON, Aug 2 (Reuters) […]

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Lebanon acquits vessel accused of transporting stolen Ukrainian grain: official

Lebanon’s attorney general on Tuesday authorized the release of a Syrian-flagged ship after it was seized following allegations by the Kyiv embassy in Beirut that it was transporting flour and barley stolen from Ukraine, said an official. Prosecutor Ghassan Oueidat cleared the Laodicea, which docked in the northern port city of Tripoli last week, to […]

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Sea of ​​Thieves ship prices, progression and customization detailed in new Season 7 trailer

The long-awaited and slightly delayed Sea of ​​Thieves Season 7 update is almost here, and Rare details its big new addition to Captaincy in a new trailer. In case you haven’t heard, Sea of ​​Thieves will let you buy and own ships when Season 7 goes live on Thursday, August 4. we know exactly how […]

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Ferg’s buys the Gasparilla pirate ship, open for photos now in the yard

They may be the Rays’ unofficial pregame bar, but it’s another Tampa Bay team that comes to mind with Ferg’s Sports Bar’s newest addition. The popular EDGE neighborhood bar and grill recently purchased a Gasparilla Parade pirate ship (because why say no when such an opportunity presents itself?) and the ship is now on display […]

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Crew of Ukrainian grain ship delighted to set sail amid landmine concerns

Aug 1 (Reuters) – The news that his ship would be allowed to leave the Ukrainian port of Odessa carrying grain was the “best feeling” of the year, a cheerful crew member said on Monday, adding that he worried about mines. The Razoni, flying the flag of Sierra Leone, left Odessa for Lebanon on Monday […]

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Ship carrying grain leaves Odessa, Ukraine to ease food crisis

Comment this story Comment ODESSA, Ukraine — The first grain-carrying ship left a Ukrainian port on Monday morning as part of a United Nations-brokered deal to ease a global food crisis sparked by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The cargo ship, loaded with more than 26,000 metric tons of corn, left Odessa amid fears the deal, […]

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Ukraine last: First Ukrainian grain ship will anchor off Istanbul on Tuesday, minister says

The Russian invasion of Ukraine that began on February 24 continues, with mounting casualties on both sides. Ukrainian forces are putting up resistance using Western military aid, and President Volodymyr Zelensky regularly calls on the world to do more to help. Governments around the world have imposed heavy sanctions on Moscow but refrained from direct […]

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The ship that launched Sir Stelios’ EasyCruise dream is broken up in Dubai

Rain could not dampen Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou’s enthusiasm in 2005 when the Greek serial entrepreneur introduced the first of what was to be the first of many cruise ships for his company EasyCruise which applied the principles of its low-cost airline EasyJet to bring ultra-cheap cruising to the masses. Today this cruise ship, the 4,100gt […]