10:04 19 Jul
A casualty, rather than piracy, is feared in the reported disappearance of another cargo ship in waters off the coast of Somalia. Full story
Thorfinn refloated, moored in safe harbor at Pohnpei
CDNN – New Zealand
… Captain Lance Higgs quickly made the difficult but ultimately correct decision to save the vessel from sinking by grounding it on the reef.
Coast Guard Establishes Deployable Operations Group
All American Patriots (press release) – Taeby,NA,Sweden
Deployable specialized forces are comprised of approximately 3000 Coast Guard personnel from 12 Maritime Safety and Security Teams, the Maritime Security …
Maritime and Coastguard Agency highlights seafarer fatigue issues
netPR.pl (komunikaty prasowe) – Poland
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BC Ferries to be hit by class action suit
VANCOUVER 19 July – Passengers who were aboard the BC Ferry Queen of the North on the night it ran aground and sank in Wright Sound have been told they can proceed with a class action suit against the ferry corporation.
Jakarta acts on ferry safety
Wahai Star sinking probe launched
Princess master ‘was seeking shelter’
EPIRB saves log carrier crew
Anger after Greek yard deaths
Owners back SCI in suicide case
INDIA’S ship owners have issued a statement defending Shipping Corp of India after senior SCI officials were charged with abetting suicide and criminal breach of trust.