Maritime Safety News Today – 30 September 2007

Ships have same structure that prompted warnings about Queen of
Globe and Mail – Canada
Now, with a final report on the Queen of the North’s fatal 2006 sinking expected as early as next week, the safety of two other BC Ferries ships – the Queen
Six rescued from sinking fishing boat
Cape Cod Times – Hyannis,MA,USA
A nearby vessel, the Ms. Maria, relayed to the Coast Guard that the Jacob Allen was taking on water rapidly and in danger of sinking, according to a Coast
SA, US navy ships begin joint anti-piracy exercise
Business Day – Johannesburg,South Africa
A SHIP of the South African Navy and one from the US are due to begin a three-day maritime security exercise off SA’s coast today. The USS Forrest Sherman,
Gov’t Pushes Forward on WIG Ship
Chosun Ilbo – Seoul,South Korea
The Korean government decided to step up development of a WIG ship, or Wing in Ground ship, at a ministers’ conference on science and technology on Thursday


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