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Ruby Princess cruise ship returns to San Francisco with passengers infected with COVID – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Cruise ship Ruby Princess docked in San Francisco after a 10-day cruise to Mexico early Thursday with several passengers on board who tested positive for COVID-19, company officials confirmed cruising. Officials at the Port of San Francisco said that under a local health warrant, the Ruby Princess crew randomly tested […]

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The Daily Herald – Navy vessel in operations with 4.7 tons of coke

Interception of a suspicious vessel WILLEMSTAD – The Royal Netherlands Navy “HNLMS Holland”, In close collaboration with the US Coast Guard and the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard, helped intercept 4,735 kilograms of cocaine in five different actions. In addition, the Curaçao-based station ship took on the coordination and leadership of the participating units for the […]

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Nigeria, Switzerland settle dispute over seizure of vessel

A case involving a Swiss tanker named MT San Padre Pio, held by the Nigerian Navy, has been struck out of the role of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea. According to Ships and Ports, the case was struck off on December 29, 2021 by order of the presiding judge, Judge Albert […]

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Thousands held on cruise ship amid Covid fear in Hong Kong

Francesca Street and Teele Rebane, CNN More than 3,000 passengers and crew were detained on a large cruise liner in Hong Kong on Wednesday morning after a Covid alert prompted authorities to order the ship to return to port. Nine people aboard Royal Caribbean’s Spectrum of the Seas, which was on a ‘cruise to nowhere’ […]

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Unveiling of a new design for a wind-assisted river freighter

Ship design and engineering company Conoship International Projects said it has developed a new 3,600 dwt general cargo ship suitable for maritime and inland waterway operations, which it says will deliver significant fuel savings and environmental benefits. Equipped with a diesel-electric propulsion system, an enlarged propeller in combination with a ConoDuctTail and optimized hull lines, […]

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Ghost ship threatens Petronas oil rig now in tow

Bloomberg filepix for illustration purposes only –A +A PUTRAJAYA (January 4): A “ghost ship” – or an unmanned vessel – that would drift in Vietnamese waters and could potentially strike a Petronas oil rig in Terengganu waters on Monday (January 3) was towed to a location safe, according to the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA). […]

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Hobart cruise ship seen as close contact site, all on board for quarantine | Examiner

news, news-locales, hobart, cruise, boat, quarantine, covid, close, contact All passengers and crew aboard the Coral Discoverer cruise ship, which is currently docked in Hobart, are being quarantined following two confirmed cases of COVID-19 on board. Although the ship had a COVID security plan and measures in place, public health determined that “the nature of […]

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The Weather Network – Frozen Ship Delivers Ice-Covered Cars To Port Of Russia In Freezing Cold

Monday, January 3, 2022, 4:00 p.m. – To make matters worse, the ice-covered vehicles had to be unloaded from the ship’s deck in temperatures of -19 ° C. Several local media reported that some of the cars were covered in ice up to six inches (152.4mm) thick. Shipments do not always arrive in perfect condition, […]

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See an actual Viking burial ship in Minnesota

If you’re feeling locked in and need a day trip, try heading to Moorhead, Minnesota to see an actual Viking burial ship. The Hjemkomst Viking Ship is a replica of a 9th century burial vessel that actually sailed to Norway before returning home for display in our great state. The name Hjemkomst means “back home” […]

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Covid outbreak feared on Mumbai Goa cruise ship: more than 2,000 passengers stranded on ship after crew members test positive

Bombay: More than 2,000 passengers aboard a cruise liner from Mumbai to Goa began to be tested for Covid-19 on Sunday evening after the state government failed to allow them to disembark in Goa after a member of the ‘crew tested positive for the coronavirus, reports said. All passengers and crew are now tested and […]