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ReCAAP ISC: Three incidents of armed robbery 4 – 10 June

SAFETY4SEA 11 Jun 2024
Ship master and crew are to report all incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships to the nearest coastal State and flag State, referring to the Poster on the Contact Details for Reporting of ...

High Ferry Ticket Prices Remain a Barrier for Greek Island Travel

Greek City Times 11 Jun 2024
This issue is prevalent across Europe, yet Greece boasts the lowest coastal shipping costs in the Mediterranean and ranks 11th in average coastal transport cost per 100 kilometers among the 27 EU ...

Russian anti-submarine vessel

The Daily Mail 11 Jun 2024
'Ships of the formation operated within a hunter-killer group to practice strikes on the mock enemy's ships, air defence, and artillery fire on coastal targets,' the navy statement read.

World’s Largest Offshore Wind Turbines Begin Testing in China

The Maritime Executive 11 Jun 2024
A month earlier, a Danish wind turbine set a record at 364 MWh ... Manufacturing of the turbine was completed in April and it was shipped to a coastal test location in Guangdong Province in southeast China near Hong Kong ... ....

Korea completes development of new coastal surveillance radar system

Korea Times 10 Jun 2024
DAPA expected the upgraded system to enhance the military's surveillance capabilities against crimes, such as smuggling and covert infiltration of small enemy ships, in coastal areas.

Finland Wants a Spill Response Vessel to be Ready for "Dark Fleet" Risks

The Maritime Executive 10 Jun 2024
Analysis by the Norwegian Coastal Administration shows that the majority of these ships in the Baltic are significantly old, with an average age of 29 years.

Taiwan detects 9 Chinese military aircraft, 7 naval ships around nation

Beijing News 10 Jun 2024
... of the country's air defence identification zone (ADIZ)."In response, Taiwan sent aircraft and naval ships and deployed coastal-based missile systems to monitor the PLA activity, as per Taiwan News.

With Two Regional Wars, Does Security In Indo-Pacific Hang In Balance?

The Liberty Beacon 10 Jun 2024
Meanwhile, China has kept up its gray zone tactics in the South China Sea, harassing ships from other ... F-16 fighter jets, Abrams tanks, and Harpoon anti-ship coastal defense systems and missiles.

Cruise Ships Aren’t Ready for Instant Tsunamis

The Atlantic 09 Jun 2024
Looking up from his work, Higman saw a massive cruise ship crossing the fjord’s mouth ... “It’d never occurred to me that a cruise ship would go into Icy Bay,” Higman says. An image of tsunami-tossed ships trapped in the rocky passage filled his mind.

Sailing in Alaska? Watch out for tsunamis

Popular Science 08 Jun 2024
This article was originally featured on Hakai Magazine, an online publication about science and society in coastal ecosystems ... Looking up from his work, Higman saw a massive cruise ship crossing the fjord’s mouth.

Bankruptcy Court Approves Plan for Sale of Hornblower

The Maritime Executive 08 Jun 2024
... Queen Voyages, which has not rebounded from the pandemic.” American Queen was operating river cruises on the Mississippi and in the Pacific Northwest as well as two coastal cruise ships.

Clean ship technology recognized in Top 10

China Daily 07 Jun 2024
"The pollutants and carbon dioxide emissions from ships are important factors causing atmospheric environmental issues in coastal areas and port cities, attracting a lot of attention from ...

Taiwan detects 10 Chinese ships, six military aircraft around nation

Beijing News 07 Jun 2024
... vessels, and four Coast Guard ships around the nation between 6 a.m ... Taiwan responded by sending aircraft, navy ships, and coastal-based missile systems to monitor PLA activity, as per Taiwan News.

Satellite tech to help create safer shipping conditions in pioneering partnership

The Business Desk 06 Jun 2024
Liverpool-based Peel Ports is part of a UK-first collaboration to use satellites to monitor coastal changes in a bid to create safer shipping navigation channels ... Medway, in Kent, for arriving ships.

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