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Princess Yachts R35 performance yacht review

The new Princess R35 performance yacht appears to have pulled off the rare trick of combining agility and elegance in a single package. The backstory of the British-built boat may involve the skills of legendary Italian design house Pininfarina allied to technology derived from the Americas Cup racing team BAR, but arguably…

Indonesian fishermen find body of one of 3 missing divers, SE Asia News & Top Stories

JAKARTA - Indonesian fishermen on Monday (Nov 11) found the body of one of the three missing divers, including a Singaporean, in the waters near Lampung province on Sumatra island.Indonesia's National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas) spokesman Yusuf Latief said the fishermen found the body, clad in a diving suit, along with diving equipment…

Marseille Port Completes Blockchain Trial

New Wave MediaShailaja A. The Port of Marseille Fos (Grand Port Maritime de Marseille; GPMM) has just completed a blockchain pilot scheme to enhanced efficiencies at France’s largest seaport.The focus of the project for freight transportation on the  Mediterranean-Rhone-Saone (MeRS) corridor is to run a trial to evaluate the security of the digital transport chain.

Port Canaveral Welcomes Mass Maritime Training Ship

Maritime Logistics ProfessionalMLPJune 8, 2018TS Kennedy arrives at Port Canaveral (Photo: Canaveral Port Authority)Massachusetts Maritime Academy’s 540-foot training vessel, TS Kennedy, arrived at Port Canaveral Thursday. The ship has 275 Texas A&M Maritime Academy cadets plus their faculty and crew on board for a required sea term.In welcoming the Kennedy’s Capt.

Vancouver Island real estate sales dipped 19% last year

The slowdown in Vancouver Islands real estate market has not been isolated to Greater Victoria, as the rest of the Island reported a sharp downturn in sales activity over the course of 2018. The total number of sales in Victoria dropped 20 per cent in 2018, compared with 2017, and a similar tale is told north of the Malahat Drive.

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Palace concerned over abduction of 11 Filipinos in West Africa

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador PaneloMANILA -- Malacañang expressed concern over the abduction of 11 Filipinos in West Africa, two of them were kidnapped in Togo and nine in Benin last week.“We are concerned about the kidnapping and (Labor) Secretary Bello is handling it,” Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said in a Palace briefing on Tuesday.On Monday…

Iran news: Furious Tehran promises response to cowardly oil tanker strike | World | News

A spokesman for the Iranian government said to the state controlled Islamic Republic News Agency: “Iran is avoiding haste, carefully examining what has happened and probing facts. “An appropriate response will be given to the designers of this cowardly attack, but we will wait until all aspects of the plot are clarified.” The tanker Sabiti was hit in Red Sea waters off Saudi Arabia on Friday…

The mystery of the oil tanker that disappeared in the Strait of Hormuz

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates Tracking data shows an oil tanker based in the United Arab Emirates traveling through the Strait of Hormuz drifted off into Iranian waters and stopped transmitting its location more than two days ago, raising concerns Tuesday about its status amid heightened tensions between Iran and the U.S.

China's Investments In Special Forces Are Paying Off In Deadly Ways

Key point: As America relies more heavily on special forces, it is likely China will too.Some special force units get all the attention. Americas Delta Force, Russia's Spetnatz and Britain's SAS have glamorous reputations.When was the last time you heard about China's commandos? But Chinese special forces exist, and they have been growing in size…

Piracy: OMS, Navy Collaborate To Fight Hoodlums On Nigerian Waters Amidst Alleged Opposition By NPA

The Nigerian Navy and Ocean Marine Solutions have strengthened existing ties in the continued fight against piracy and other forms of crimes on Nigerian waters.OMS, which had through its Secure Anchorage Area provided a security platform for ships berthing at the Lagos ports to utilise, had come under scrutiny in recent…

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W.I.B. Crealock dies at 89; yacht designer and author

W.I.B. Crealock, a yacht designer, sailor and sailing author, died Sept. 26 at his home in Carlsbad after breaking his hip in a fall. He was 89.Crealock was part of the golden age of fiberglass design in the 1960s, when the use of fiberglass made boats quicker and less expensive to build and easier to handle.He worked for several boat makers…

China rules the waves and waives the rule

ANI | Updated: Nov 12, 2019 14:11 ISTNew Delhi [India], Nov 12 (ANI): China likes to assure neighbours and the rest of the world that it will never interfere with civilian freedom of navigation in the South China Sea. However, that hard-to-believe stance has been shown to be totally duplicitous as China's naval and paramilitary…

Monster tripletail taken south of Venice

Tom Kallam of Huntsville, Ala., said it best after a recent fishing trip in Venice.All the stars and planets aligned to be able to land this great fish and have it witnessed, he said.How big of a fish?What about a monster tripletail weighing 35 pounds a fish quite likely to be entered as the new No. 4 in the Louisiana Gamefish Records?It was incredible, said Capt.

Offshore Oil and Gas Communications Size, Growth, Analysis Of Key- players Types And Application, Ou

The Offshore Oil and Gas Communications Market provides the fundamental industry overview, representing market trends, company profiles, growth drivers, market scope, and Offshore Oil and Gas Communications market estimation. Precious Offshore Oil and Gas Communications market insights, types, application, deployment status and research areas are studied.

Bourbon Commits 100+ Vessels to Fleet Xpress

Marine services firm Bourbon has signed a contract committing more than 100 offshore support vessels (OSVs) to Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress, the maritime broadband service that combines the speed of Ka-band with continuous back up from Inmarsat’s FleetBroadband operating on L-band.The deal represents a breakthrough offshore contract for Fleet Xpress…