Jan 202011

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Fishermen remained in water for an hour after collision
Two fishermen, a father and a son, are dead of hypothermia after their boat collided with a cargo ship last night in the waters between Jutland and Zealand. .

Stornoway lifeboat helps after a fishing boat sinks
The Stornoway lifeboat was alerted when the Coastguard was told that two boats had been involved in an accident a few miles south east of Bayble Island

Chopper rescue for fishermen
They were winched to safety from the deck of the sinking vessel about 10 nautical miles off Pillar Point Lighthouse by the Summit Rescue Helicopter,


Paris MOU warns on tanker damage stability problems
In the case of a collision or grounding these ships might not survive, “Only for cases where the ship was loaded for the forthcoming voyage and could

Company, owner sentenced in 2008 Mississippi River oil spill; shipmate pleads
the path of the vessel Tintomara, a 600-foot Liberian-flagged tanker ship, and caused a collision that resulted in the discharge of approximately 282,686

Stop scrapping ships
The HC order came against the backdrop of another
explosion at a ship-breaking yard in Sitakunda that killed four workers on Tuesday.

Computer based learning for vessel defence



Piracy – ship attacked and crewmembers kidnapped off Nigeria

According to Lloyd’s MIU Casualty Reporting Service, an Italian coast guard official has stated that pirates boarded Italian-flagged combined chemical and oil tank Dominia (25385 gt, built 2009) off the coast of Nigeria, robbed the crew of money and then took three Filipino crew members with them ashore.

MV EAGLE pirated in the Somali Basin
In the early hours of Monday 17 January, the bulk carrier MV EAGLE was attacked and pirated by a…

MV Motivator Released from Pirate Control
In the early morning of 16 January, the Product Tanker MV MOTIVATOR was released from pirate control. The Marshall Islands.

24 Filipino seafarers seized by Somali pirates safe and unharmed, says manning
The DFA said the Philippine government has undertaken measures to minimize the exposure of Filipino seafarers to
piracy attacks, including making



Off The Radar

Berlin investigates “mutiny” on naval training ship
Monsters and Critics.com
News reports said the
accident led to protests by cadets who refused to climb the rigging while the ship was under sail. The magazine Der Spiegel said the

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