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Asyad Group launches second vessel manufactured at Duqm Drydock

Asyad Group of Oman, a provider of integrated logistics solutions, has announced the inauguration of the second vessel built in Asyad Drydock at Duqm “MEFK Pearl”, a 24-meter long vessel which will operate in the port of Fujairah. This new step in the group’s shipbuilding journey further strengthens Asyad’s position on the global logistics map […]

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Vallejo College for Mariners hires first female training ship captain

Samaro Bannister-Schneider will serve as the acting captain of the training vessel Golden Bear (TSGB), a vessel operated by Vallejo-based California State University Maritime Academy, the only degree-granting maritime academy on the West Coast. He reported that Bannister would be Cal Maritime’s first female captain of the ship. “Captain Bannister is an experienced sea captain […]

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Shocking video shows Egyptian freighter capsizing at Iskenderun port

On Sunday, an Egyptian freighter lost stability in the Turkish port of Iskenderun in eastern Turkey. According to the Turkish Ministry of Transport, the ship overturned on its side after several failed stabilization attempts. A 99-second video of the incident has gone viral on social media, showing the port crane unloading the cargo container when […]

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Cyprus calls ship to Turkey to rescue refugees, KNEWS

Cypriot authorities say weather conditions did not allow some 300 refugees stranded at sea to be transported to the island, with officials calling on another nearby ship which picked everyone up and brought them to the island. taken to Turkey. According to local media, the Cyprus Joint Rescue Coordination Center received a distress signal from […]

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Why doesn’t Ron DeSantis ship Cuban refugees to Martha’s Vineyard?

The 15 Cuban refugees whose makeshift boat accidentally landed on Florida’s largest nude beach on Labor Day were said to have been convenient ‘unauthorized aliens’ for Governor Ron DeSantis to place them on the two jets charters in which he had traveled to Martha’s Vineyard last week. Had some of those 15 people been on […]

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The Norwegian ship Statsraad Lehmkuhl will visit Singapore as part of the One Ocean expedition

During her twenty-month voyage “One Ocean Expedition”, the Norwegian tall ship Statsraad Lehmkuhl will arrive in Singapore on October 28, 2022. The expedition is an integral part of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development and involves circumnavigating the globe to create knowledge and awareness about the crucial role of the ocean […]

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Locals hope cleanup of derelict ships will revitalize Hayden Island

PORTLAND Ore. (KPTV) – This is a highly anticipated Columbia River cleanup on Hayden Island. The US Coast Guard is leading the way by removing two huge sunken ships from the Columbia River that have been abandoned for years and recently sank off Hayden Island. In an operation that began this month, the two vessels, […]

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SPX right the ship with a second consecutive victory | Sports

After a rocky start to the season, the St. Pius X Panthers appear to have righted the ship, at least for now, after winning a second straight contest last week. SPX beat La Marque 41-35 last Saturday, improving to 2-2 on the season before a final out-of-district tilt against Dallas Bishop Dunne this weekend. It […]

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Asyad Group launches second vessel manufactured at Duqm Drydock

Duqm: Asyad Group has announced the inauguration of the second ship built in Asyad Drydock at Duqm ‘MEFK Pearl’, a 24 meter long vessel which will be operated at the Port of Fujairah. This new step in the Group’s shipbuilding journey further strengthens ASYAD’s position on the global logistics map as a hub, supplying regional […]

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Starlink added to first cruise ship since Royal Caribbean inked deal with SpaceX

It appears that Starlink is operational on at least one Royal Caribbean cruise ship. Royal Caribbean hasn’t announced a rollout plan since news broke that it signed a deal with SpaceX to provide Starlink internet on all of its ships, but cruise fans have started noticing changes. Over the past two weeks, teams from various […]

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Holland America ship used to help Ukrainian refugees sails again

Holland America Line is ending its role as a temporary housing provider for Ukrainians displaced by the war with Russia. His cruise ship Volendama 237 meter long, 10 deck cruise ship moored in the Dutch city of Rotterdam, has just completed a 6 month stay as a temporary shelter for 1,500 of these refugees. The […]

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Coast Guard vessel hands rescued crew of MT Parth to Coast Police

Office GoemkarponnVASCO: The Coast Guard vessel ICGS Sujeet arrived Saturday afternoon at Mole wharf in Mormugao Port and handed over the 19 rescued crew members of the vessel MT Parth to Coast Police for further formalities and care medicalThe African captain of the vessel MT Parth said he was grateful to the Coast Guard who […]

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Guest Columnist George Ryan: Let’s Not Abandon Ship

Posted: 09/18/2022 19:52:45 Modified: 09/18/2022 19:52:05 Recent news that the latest estimates for the Jones Library renovation and expansion are considerably higher than the original cost estimate has led some to call for the project to be scrapped. In my opinion, that would be a big mistake. First of all, such a decision could well […]

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Florida couple charged $100,000 for cruise ship dinner

Florida couple charged $100,000 for cruise ship dinner We’ve all seen prices go up lately, but you can’t blame that story on inflation. So how did a Florida couple get a $100,000 dinner bill on their cruise? When you book a cruise, there are plenty of free meal options that are usually quite good. Now, […]

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Offshore supply vessel Merel G operating from Cork Harbor

Cork Port Information It’s one of the largest natural harbors in the world – and those who live near Cork Harbor insist it’s also one of the most interesting. It was the last port of call for the most famous ocean liner in history, the Titanic, but it has been transformed into a center for […]

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Junta navy ship hit by AA bombardment

Narinjara News, September 18, 2022 A Military navy ship faced shelling Members of the Arakan Army (AA) in a stream in Taungup township Friday noon, where the ship was heavily damaged, local residents said. After the incident in the southern district town of Arakan, the navy vessel was arrested near Ma Kyi Kyun Island. We […]

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the US Coast Guard vessel Midgett on a four-day visit to Chennai; at sea, planned port exchanges

On Friday, the US Coast Guard vessel USCGC Midgett sailed and is anchored in the southern Indian city of Chennai as part of a four-day visit. The visiting crew is expected to have bilateral professional exchanges in port and at sea, sharing expertise and best practices with the Indian Coast Guard. USCGC Midgett’s mission is […]

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Maryland State Police Aviation Command rescues cruise ship crew member suffering from medical emergency

Maryland State Police Aviation Command rescues cruise ship crew member suffering from medical emergency September 17, 2022 (STEVENSVILLE, MD) – Soldiers from the Maryland State Police Aviation Command on Friday rescued a crew member who had a medical emergency aboard a cruise ship sailing through the Chesapeake Bay Aircrew from […]

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Blow to border security after ship used to track disabled migrants for two MONTHS

A PATROL vessel used to track Channel migrants is out of service for two months, leaving a fleet of four. The Border Force HMC Protector Cutter is awaiting repair. 1 28,561 migrants arrived by boat from France this year The setback comes after the number of migrants arriving by boat from France this year reached […]

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Carnival’s next new ship is one step closer to completion

Carnival Celebration, Carnival Cruise Line’s newest ship set to debut later this year, moved closer to completion as the cruise ship successfully completed sea trials. Carnival Celebration set sail for its first round of sea trials earlier this month from Meyer Turku Shipyard in Finland, the same shipyard where Celebration’s sister ship, Mardi Gras, was […]

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A Scottish osprey on its first migration catches a ship from Cornwall

A young Scottish osprey attempting its first migration has arrived in Cornwall only to disappear for two days – before a very cunning reason emerges. It would seem that Glen, equipped with a GPS beacon, and who had already taken a long time to flee his nest at Glentress in the Scottish Borders, then decided […]

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Holland America Line successfully tests biofuels on cruise ship

Earlier this month, Holland America Line successfully completed the first-ever long-term 100% biofuel test on board an operating cruise ship, MS Volendamwhile the ship was positioned in Rotterdam. The test, which started with mixed fuels but progressed to full use of biofuels, lasted 20 days and showed very promising results in reducing cruise ship emissions. […]

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Small-Ship Cruise Line Announces 2023 Solar Eclipse Cruise

Small cruise line UnCruise Adventures has announced a special cruise that will be perfectly positioned for viewing the annular eclipse on October 14, 2023. The unique nine-day cruise will depart on October 13, 2023 and sail around Central America, offering passengers the opportunity to enjoy beautiful scenery and natural surroundings alongside fellow eclipse enthusiasts and […]

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Report to Congress on United States Navy Ship Names

The following is the Congressional Research Service report from September 14, 2022, Navy Ship Names: Background for Congress. From the report The names of Navy ships have traditionally been selected and announced by the Secretary of the Navy, under the direction of the President and in accordance with rules prescribed by Congress. The rules for […]

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ClassNK and DBJ Roll Out Accelerated Zero-Emission Vessel Financing Plan

The ship classification society Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK) and the Development Bank of Japan (DBJ) have spear an accelerated zero-emission vessel financing program for the maritime industry. The main objective of the program is to help the maritime industry achieve its decarbonization goals, as strict environmental regulations and carbon pricing are expected to be launched […]

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Denis Sullivan leaves Milwaukee, Discovery World sells ship to Boston fleet

MILWAUKEE — Sailboat Denis Sullivan, a 137-foot-tall flagship in Milwaukee, will set sail this fall, leaving the city for its new home in Boston. Discovery World announced Thursday that it has sold the tall ship to Boston’s World Ocean School, a nonprofit educational sailing organization founded in 2002. The ship will now pursue a new […]

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Princess Cruises’ Sun Princess ship to debut in 2024

Princess Cruises will welcome the new Sun Princess ship to its fleet in early 2024, the cruise line announced Thursday. The ship, the first of her new Sphere class, is Princess’ largest ship to date, accommodating over 4,000 guests, and marks both a new chapter for the line and a nod to its past. . […]

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SHIP has a new office at AMH

The telegraph September 15, 2022 ALTON — The Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP), sponsored by Medicare and the Illinois Department of Aging, has a new office at Alton Memorial Hospital in room G-367 on the ground floor of the Hatch wing of the hospital. Clients who have registered for an in-person meeting can park at […]

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Avalon Waterways will launch a new vessel on the Douro

The line will embark on its very first sailings to Portugal from 2024, on its brand new purpose-built Suite Ship, Avalon Alegria. Avalon Waterways has announced that it will sail the Douro from 2024 with a new Suite Ship, the Avalon Alegriawhich is built exclusively to navigate the Portuguese river. The ship’s name means “happiness” […]

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What is the best ship?

The lost ark ships are an integral part of end-game content, as you’ll frequently sail across Arkesia to explore the various islands that are packed with quests, activities, collectibles, and NPCs to earn rapport with. You will also need to know which is the best lost ark ship is, so you can focus on getting […]

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Virgin Voyages cruise ship rescues makeshift Caribbean raft

scarlet ladythe first ship of the young Virgin Voyages Cruiserescued a small group of refugees from a makeshift raft north of Cuba, according to reports from passengers on board. The cruise ship spotted the vessel in distress, boarded its occupants and reported the incident to the appropriate authorities. Scarlet Lady Rescue The ship, which was […]

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Carnival’s new cruise ship is another step towards completion

The highly anticipated Carnival Celebration has successfully completed her sea trials, bringing her one step closer to her debut with the Fun Ship fleet. These critical tests are essential to ensure that the ship’s systems are working properly, and the new ship went through the trials with excellent results. Carnival Celebration Complete sea trials Carnival […]

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Harvey Cedars Man’s Model Ship Goes to Maritime College

DOWNSIZING: Greg Gutchigian (left) and his maritime classmate Robert Gault with their 25-inch replica of a new training ship that SUNY Maritime College will soon be using. (Photo provided) At Greg Gutchigian’s Harvey Cedars house, model ships of all shapes and sizes dot the shelves. But in his workshop, the one he is most proud […]

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AmaWaterways opens bookings for one-ship, seven-river, 49-night cruise

Luxury river cruise AmaWaterways has opened bookings for its landmark 2024 “Seven River Journey – Spring and Summer Editions”. Continuing its path of innovation, AmaWaterways presents its longest and most epic voyages yet with the full 49-night itinerary spent aboard a luxury vessel, the AmaMora, and the first sailing experience along the entire length of […]

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Espinosa’s 10th Anniversary will ship next week

The first batch of Espinosa’s 10th anniversary, a cigar celebrating the company’s first decade in business, is expected to hit stores early next week. The cigar is a 6 x 52 toro that uses an Ecuadorian habano hybrid wrapper over a Nicaraguan binding and filler, with production handled by the AJ Fernandez factory in San […]

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Watch: Moment a massive sailboat crashes into the new USS Minneapolis-St. Paul

The brand new USS Minneapolis-St. The combat ship Paul Littoral was damaged by a huge Danish sailboat while docked in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor on Sunday. Video taken by Twitter user Charles Degliomini shows the training ship Danmark crashing into the USS Minneapolis-St. Paul, with railings on the ship destroyed. Warning: The video contains offensive language. […]

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Carnival Cruise Ship assists a boat adrift in the Caribbean

Horizon Carnival rescued a small boat adrift north of Cuba, supplying the occupants and allowing the craft to continue on its way, as was the choice of the occupants. The meeting took place on Monday, September 12, 2022, with five refugees affected by the actions of the cruise ship. Meeting of refugees near Cuba Tracking […]

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What China wanted to achieve with the docking of a spy ship in Sri Lanka

Last month, the docking of the Chinese intelligence collection vessel Yuan Wang-5 in Sri Lanka caused much concern in India. However, the debate this episode has sparked, both in the popular media and in policy circles, has largely been limited to what it means for Indo-Sri Lankan relations, how Colombo “betrayed” New Delhi and why […]

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Alpena County must right its financial ship | News, Sports, Jobs

Another day and another story by News staff writer Steve Schulwitz that the Alpena County government is once again looking at a gap between revenue and spending. The county is currently considering a shortfall of $1.2 to $1.6 million. Officials expect to cut about $500,000 of it by spending the rest of […]

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Cruise Ship MS Oceania Regatta arrives in Eureka! – KIEM-TV

Eureka, Calif. (KIEM) – Eureka will welcome a cruise ship into port this Wednesday morning. Passengers on board can enjoy Old Town Eureka for the day with local artisan vendors showcasing their wares which will also be set up in Old Town Clarke Plaza. Many downtown businesses are excited about the ship’s arrival. Eureka Books […]

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Updated drydock on Carnival Cruise Line’s additional Spirit-class ship

Carnival Cruise Line’s newest addition, Luminous Carnival, entered drydock, and progress is good. The ship was handed over to Carnival by Costa Cruises last week. Since the liner entered drydock, the hull has been stripped, ready for its new livery, and its new name is already visible. Carnival will be making several other updates to […]

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DVIDS – News – Inaugural Navy exercise tests dozens of ship maintenance technologies aboard decommissioned destroyer

A variety of robots crawling in, on and under a decommissioned US Navy destroyer, along with spare parts additively manufactured on site, was only a small part of the activity that took place during the US Navy’s first-ever Repair Technology Exercise, or REPTX, from August 22 to September 22. 1 at Naval Base Ventura County […]

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Disney Announces New Cruise Ship and Bahamas Destination at D23 Expo

Disney Cruise Lines is adding a sixth ship to its fleet, which was announced Sunday at Expo D23. The newest ship will be called Treasure, and the boat will be filled with Disney characters looking for an adventure. In fact, adventure is the general theme of the whole ship. “At the heart of every adventure […]

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Residential ship Njord will be powered by carbon-neutral methanol

The vessel was originally advertised as LNG powered. E-methanol and bio-methanol When Meyer Werft broached the idea of ​​methanol, “We jumped at the chance and immediately gave the green light to begin engineering studies,” said Kristian Stensby, CEO of Ocean Residences. “Today we are proud to announce that the M/Y Njord will be the first […]

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P&O Cruises ship becomes largest to sail under Sydney Harbor – Travel Weekly

P&O Cruises Australia’s entire three-ship fleet has returned home to resume cruising Australia with the arrival of Pacific Adventurewhich became one of the largest ships to sail under the Sydney Harbor Bridge. Pacific Adventure passed through the Heads on Friday morning en route to the Overseas Passenger Terminal, although celebrations surrounding his arrival were scaled […]

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Where the biggest ships in the world go to die

From the Australian Outback to the California desert, we’ve all heard of airplane boneyards. But where do cruise ships go to die? In Izmir, Turkey, in a town called Aliaga, there is a ship processing center where old cargo ships and container ships are dismantled, dismantled and recycled. In 2020, this processing port made waves […]

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Vessel financing returns to growth for the first time in 11 years

As 2021 developed and Covid-19 restrictions eased, global economy GDP grew from -3.1% to +5.9% YoY, maritime trade from -3.5% to +4% year-on-year, while the growth of the maritime fleet was limited to an increase of 2.9%. In addition, Athens-based Petrofin Research, in its annual review of Global Ship Finance Reports the Petrofin index for […]

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Danish ship collides with US Navy vessel Sunday in Inner Harbor – Baltimore Sun

A Danish training ship rammed the USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul while docked in the inner harbor on Sunday morning, according to a US Navy statement. No U.S. Navy personnel were injured and the Navy ship suffered no serious damage, a U.S. Navy spokesman said in a statement. The USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul was moored on the port […]

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Disney Announces Next Cruise Ship, The Treasure

Just a few months after the Disney Wish has set sail in July, Disney is already eyeing its next cruise ship. The cruise liner will be called Disney Treasure and will feature Agrabah styles from Aladdin, complete with a “Great Golden Room”. The iconic ship statue will feature Aladdin, Jasmine and their magic carpet. The […]

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Amid numerous teacher strikes, Seattle charter reveals how smoothly their ship is sailing

With declining enrollment and a teacher strike in Puget Sound, some schools are avoiding these issues, including the Impact Seattle Salish Sea Elementary charter school. A complaint among teachers currently on strike concerns student-to-teacher ratios in the classroom, with some classrooms in the region reaching well over 25 students per teacher. At Salish Sea Elementary, […]

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What does my cruise room look like on the Holland America Line ship to Alaska

To make sure I could watch the whales 24 hours a day, I booked a cabin with a veranda and a private balcony. I loved seeing all the sea life from the private balcony of my lanai cabin. Rebecca Reuter Going on an Alaska cruise was on my husband’s wish list. So we took part […]

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Turkey accuses Greek coastguard of shooting cargo ship in Aegean Sea

ISTANBUL — Greek coastguard vessels opened fire on a cargo ship sailing in international waters in the Aegean Sea, the Turkish coastguard said, heightening tensions between regional rivals that have escalated in recent weeks. There were no casualties in the shooting 11 nautical miles (13 miles) southwest of the Turkish island of Bozcaada on Saturday, […]

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Milias: Ship of Fools, SS Aspen

Elizabeth Milias Royal Caribbean’s Wonder of the Seas, the world’s largest cruise ship at 1,188 feet, has a maximum capacity of 6,988 passengers and 2,300 crew. The mega-ship has 18 decks and features eight distinct “neighborhoods,” including a central park with 20,000 plants and trees. Aboard the ship are 40 restaurants and bars offering a […]

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The third ship of Project 17A – Taragiri is to be launched today. 5 points

A Project 17A frigate, Taragiri, will be launched in Mumbai today. The launch event will take place at Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited in Mumbai. Vice Admiral Ajendra Bahadur Singh, FOC-IN-C, Western Naval Command, will be the chief guest of the event. Taragiri: 5 points to know This ship was built using an integrated construction methodology […]

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Turkey says Greek Coast Guard opened ‘harassing fire’ on freighter | Nation

ISTANBUL – Two Greek coastguard boats reportedly opened “harassing fire” on a cargo ship in international waters of the Aegean Sea on Saturday, Turkish state broadcaster TRT reported, The ship, named Anatolian and sailing under the flag of Comoros, came under fire from the Greek coast guard on Saturday afternoon, 11 nautical miles from the […]

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Navy withholds court records in high-profile ship fire case

This article originally appeared on ProPublica. ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Register for The big story newsletter to get stories like this delivered to your inbox. Despite a 2016 law requiring greater transparency from courts martial, the US Navy is refusing to release nearly all court documents in a high-profile case in which […]

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Carnival Cruise Line’s 24th ship joins the fleet

Carnival Cruise Line brought its 24th ship into the fleet this week when the Costa Luminosa transferred from sister cruise line Costa Cruises. Costa Luminosa will now go into drydock and transform into Costa Luminosa. The cruise ship will sail its first cruise under Carnival Cruise Line on November 6, 2022, departing from Brisbane, Australia. […]

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New Zealand: Ship hit by whale, 2 dead in accident, others missing

Strong points A ship hit by a whale near Kaikoura on New Zealand’s South Island Two people died in the incident and three are missing. The incident happened Saturday morning near Goose-Bay, south of the coastal town. wellingtons. A ship has been hit by a whale off New Zealand’s South Island near Kaikoura, leaving two […]

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What was the unfortunate sister ship of the Peter Pomegranate? The Saturday Quiz | life and style

Questions 1 Which Stamps, Arkansas writer appeared on a US stamp in 2015?2 Mec Vannin is campaigning for the independence of which island?3 What was the unfortunate sister ship of the Peter Pomegranate?4 Alfredo Stroessner ruled which country for nearly 35 years?5 What are the two sports present in the Nordic combined?6 What ends with […]

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Road Trip to an Abandoned Ghost Ship Along the Oregon Coast

You can explore an abandoned ghost ship on the Oregon coast It might surprise you that the early days of deep-sea sailing were fraught with danger. The Oregon Coast is littered with such mishaps, but an abandoned ship is easily accessible and worth a road trip from the Tri-Cities to explore. Photo by Sandra Seitamaa […]

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News Briefs: Ingalls Begins Work on New Amphibious Transport Dock Vessel

PASCAGOULA, Mississippi — Ingalls Shipbuilding marked the start of construction of the U.S. Navy’s newest San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship Pittsburgh (LPD 31) on Wednesday. The start of manufacturing means that the first 100 tons of steel have been cut for the ship. “The start of manufacturing on LPD 31 demonstrates our ability to […]

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Carnival Cruise Ship Skips Another Port Due To Tropical Storm

Carnival Panoramawhose current 7-night Mexican Riviera itinerary has already been disrupted by Hurricane Kay, is now skipping a call to Ensenada due to the storm’s continued impact on local weather. While the storm was downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm, high winds and rough seas made docking in Ensenada dangerous, and the ship […]

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Big Brother Naija – Day 48: A Way Forward for Shella Ship – BBNaija

The Shella ship was the fastest ship to navigate the Level Up house, as the two closed in shortly after entering the house. The ship, however, was not without drama. After the butterfly stage, the two began to have multiple disagreements, mostly on Sheggz’s side. Their first fallout was that Sheggz called Bella out on […]

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Order of the world’s first zero-emission cruise ship

Northern Xplorer has signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with Portuguese shipbuilder West Sea to build its first ship, which would be the world’s first zero-emissions cruise ship. West Sea intends to build the 250-passenger vessel at its facilities in Viana do Costello north of Porto for delivery scheduled for the start of the 2025/2026 […]

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Coast Guard evacuates man from cruise ship near Juneau, Alaska – Reuters

Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo courtesy of Anthony Moss JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard evacuated a man from a cruise ship at the entrance to the Gastineau Channel near Juneau on Wednesday. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Juneau Coast Guard Station met the Disney Wonder cruise ship around 9 […]

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Star Trek: Picard’s Final Season 3 Trailer Shows A Familiar Ship, But It’s Not The Business

Star Trek: PicardThe final season of will certainly be exciting, as the cast The next generation brings together for what could be their last on-screen adventure together. So far we have saw updated looks for the characters like Worf, Beverly Crusher, and Geordi La Forge, and learned a few details about what’s to come in […]

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Northern Xplorer orders the first “zero carbon” cruise ship in Portugal

Norwegian start-up Northern Xplorer has signed its first construction contract in the race to operate the world’s first zero-carbon cruise ship. The company has chosen West Sea in Portugal to build its first ship, which should be ready in time for the 2025/26 cruising season. “This is another step in our journey towards zero-emissions cruising,” […]

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The classic cruise ship MS Serenissima arrives in the port of Malaga in Spain for a 10-day itinerary with 68 passengers from the UK

THE beautiful MS Serenissima of 100 passengers, built in 1960 and much appreciated for its style and elegance, has docked at the port of Malaga. Coming from the Croatian port of Trogir, this Tuesday at eleven o’clock in the morning, the charming MS Serenissima, docked in the port of Malaga at quay 3-A1. Consigned by […]

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Ukrainians sank a Russian ship a week after US training on a missile launcher

Ukrainians who allegedly sank a Russian warship in June with Western-supplied weapons had received training sponsored by the United States and its allies a week or two earlier, according to the US Undersecretary of Defense for acquisition and sustainment. While talking to the Defense News At a conference on Wednesday, Dr. William LaPlante said Ukraine […]

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How the United States sent Harpoon anti-ship missiles to Ukraine

The Pentagon’s top arms buyer shed new light Wednesday on how the United States supplied Ukraine with RGM-84 Harpoon anti-ship missile systems that he says were used to sink two Russian ships in June. “There’s incredible innovation going on,” William LaPlante, undersecretary of defense for acquisition and sustainment, said at the annual meeting. Defense News […]

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Chesterfield dancer lands first job on Mediterranean cruise ship

Cerys Fennell, 21, has joined the MSC cruise ship, which sails around the Mediterranean, after signing with Oceans Entertainment. She landed her dream job after impressing a panel of talented agents at a showcase in London. The showcase was organized by SLP College Leeds, where Cerys completed an intensive three-year training in professional dance/music theatre. […]

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Bahamas shark attack: A cruise ship passenger died after being attacked by a shark while snorkeling with her family

The passenger, a mother in her 50s who was on board the Royal Caribbean ship, Harmony of the Seas, was attacked at Green Cay, off Nassau, according to Royal Bahamas Police Superintendent Chrislyn Skippings. While the cruise ship was docked in Nassau, the family booked an excursion with a local tour company that took them […]

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“Lack of financing pushes 95% of indigenous ship chandlers out of business” | The Guardian Nigeria News

About 95% of Nigerian ship chandlers are no longer in the industry due to financial burden and lack of government support to compete with foreigners. This is exactly as Nigeria had lost $70 billion to foreign shipowners over the past 16 years, equivalent to $4.375 billion in annual loss. In addition, over 5,000 direct jobs […]

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SD Victoria: “Special Forces” vessel spotted off the coast of Wales | United Kingdom | New

The SD Victoria entered Holyhead Harbor in Anglesey, North Wales on Sunday, but today was back in the Irish Sea. SD Victoria is operated by Hampshire-based Serco Marine Services as a training and support vessel for the Royal Navy and Royal Marines. It has long been linked to the Special Boat Service (SBS) and has […]

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Relatives lose contact with Lebanese migrant ship near Malta

Comment this story Comment BEIRUT – Activists and relatives of Lebanese and Syrian migrants aboard a fishing boat taking on water near the island of Malta in the Mediterranean Sea said on Tuesday they lost contact with the vessel overnight. The 60 Lebanese and Syrian migrants on board had told relatives and groups of volunteers […]

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Insane Photos Inside Turkish Cruise Ship Graveyard Revealed

Incredible footage shows how cruise ships are demolished when they reach the end of their life. The giant 850 million Australian dollar ships are taken to specialist shipyards, such as Aliaga in Turkey, and then dismantled piece by piece. Despite the value of the ships, the Covid pandemic has hit the cruise industry to the […]

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Viking cruise ship lands in La Crosse for the first time – WIZM 92.3FM 1410AM

The newest large cruise ship on the Mississippi drew crowds to La Crosse’s Riverside Park on its very first port visit to the city. The Viking Mississippi, seen from Pettibone Park The Viking Mississippi arrived in La Crosse in the early hours of Labor Day morning and stayed until early afternoon before turning around and […]

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Carnival Cruise Line’s new mega-ship begins sea trials

Carnival CelebrationCarnival Cruise Line’s second Excel-class cruise ship, today participated in its first round of sea trials. The sister ship to Mardi Gras left the Meyer Turku yard in Finland and is expected to remain at sea for several days. During the sea trials, the engineers will test all the technical systems on board, but […]

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BWTS service and support is “a vital factor” for the reliability of vessel operations, says Optimarin

“Service is the backbone of the ballast water treatment industry and is vital to the smooth operation of vessels,” says Optimarin’s Vice President of Services, Arild Stølen. Installing a well-functioning Ballast Water Treatment System (BWTS) on board has become a hot issue after commissioning tests became mandatory from 1 June this year under the rules […]

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Training ship ‘Danmark’ to dock at New York Seaport for UN Climate Week

Training ship ‘Danmark’ to dock at New York Seaport for UN Climate Week by Lindsay McCabe Sep 5 09:35 UTC September 16, 2022 On Friday, September 16, 2022, the Danish training ship ‘DANMARK’ will arrive in New York as part of Denmark’s celebration of UN Climate Week 2022. The ship, hosted by the South […]

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Squirrel travels from India to Scotland on boat after 3-week journey, rescued

Rescuers gave him the nickname “Zippy” because they saw that he was extremely active, fit and fast. A squirrel made it all the way from India to Scotland on a boat after traveling a distance of thousands of miles and was rescued by staff from New Arc Wildlife Hospital, North East Wildlife & Animal Rescue […]

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US Navy assault ship takes part in training in the Baltic Sea

ABOARD USS KEARSARGE — The US Navy amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge is taking part in international training in the Baltic Sea amid Russia’s war in Ukraine and tensions in the region. The Kearsarge is the first Wasp-class ship to participate in international training in the Baltic in at least two decades. Associated Press reporters […]

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More freight trains crossing Maine as cargo traffic increases in New Brunswick

At the port of Saint John in New Brunswick, 70 miles east of the Maine border, there has been a wave of change recently, and it is aggressively widened to handle more vessels looking to deliver shipments to the East Coast. Meanwhile, the port is also continuing to upgrade the province’s rail network to better […]

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Luxury cruise ship leaves St. Paul, sparks river dreams for passengers and locals | National

MINNEAPOLIS — Bob Wilson got off a bus at St. Paul’s Lambert’s Landing on Saturday, a native returning to his hometown for the maiden voyage of the Viking Mississippi, a 450-foot-long cruise ship and floating symbol of the hopes of this city ​​for a riverside revival of tourism. The sun glistened on the Mississippi River […]

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Luxury cruise ship from St. Paul sparks river dreams for passengers and locals

Bob Wilson got off a bus at St. Paul’s Lambert’s Landing on Saturday, a St. Paul native returning to his hometown for the maiden voyage of the Viking Mississippi, a 450-foot-long cruise ship and floating symbol of hopes of this city for a revival of local tourism. The sun glistened on the Mississippi River as […]

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The Viking Mississippi cruise ship docks in downtown St. Paul – Twin Cities

Dozens of onlookers came out Saturday to see a 368-passenger luxury cruise ship docked on the Mississippi River at Lambert’s Landing in downtown St. Paul. The Viking Mississippi, custom-built to navigate the mighty river, arrived early Saturday and was scheduled to depart for its eight-day cruise to St. Louis at 10 p.m. Swiss company Viking […]

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Captain of Coast Guard vessel that intercepted Pakistani boat with heroin in 2015 testifies in court

Captain of Coast Guard vessel that intercepted Pakistani boat with heroin in 2015 testifies | PTI/Representative The captain of an Indian Coast Guard vessel that intercepted a Pakistani boat, ‘Al-Yasir’, found with 232kg of heroin on the high seas in 2015, recently testified before a special court and identified the eight Pakistani nationals that the […]

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Cruise Vacations: World’s Largest Cruise Ship Scrapped Before Maiden Voyage | Travel News | Travel

The £1.2 billion Global Dream II is scrapped ahead of its maiden voyage. With the capacity to carry 9,000 passengers, the Global Dream II was going to be an incredible sight and the largest cruise ship in the world in terms of passenger capacity. It beats the Wonder of the Seas, which currently holds the […]

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Watch – Cruise ship for ‘uber-rich’ arrives in Killybegs – Donegal Daily

The largest private residential ship on the planet has just arrived in Killybegs! ‘The World’ is home to just 165 luxury residences of the ‘uber-rich’ and docked in the South West Port of Donegal earlier this morning. He will spend the night there while his wealthy residents explore the area. In 2020, a penthouse apartment […]

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Judge throws 34 counts of manslaughter against captain of Santa Barbara ship

September 2, 2022 By KAREN VELIE A federal judge on Friday filed an indictment for 34 counts of marine manslaughter against the captain of the Santa Barbara-based dive boat that caught fire in 2019, killing 33 passengers and a crew member. Jerry Nehl Boylan, 68, as master and captain of the vessel, “was responsible for […]