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Intercargo: Crew Change Dilemma is "Reaching Farcical Proportions"

Published Jul 27, 2020 3:54 PM by The Maritime Executive

As efforts to resume crew change proceed in fits and starts in ports around the world, bulker trade association Intercargo raised...


Hawaii Braces for Hurricane Douglas

Published Jul 26, 2020 10:55 PM by The Maritime Executive

Residents of Oahu and Kaui braced Sunday for the arrival of Hurricane Douglas, which passed north of the Big Island and Maui on a...


Royal Navy Tracks Russian Sub Through English Channel

Published Jul 26, 2020 3:15 PM by The Maritime Executive

Two Royal Navy warships recently shadowed a surfaced Russian submarine as it passed through the English Channel.  The patr...


Equal Opportunity for All: The Legacy of Truman's Desegregation Order

Published Jul 26, 2020 1:58 PM by Navy Live

[MC1 Mark D. Faram, Chief of Naval Personnel Public Affairs] With two strokes of his pen, President Harry S. Truman ended racia...


China's Navy Builds Up its Amphibious Assault Capability

Published Jul 24, 2020 1:16 PM by The Maritime Executive

China's navy is making a significant investment in amphibious assault vessels to support expeditionary operations, like landin...


Op-Ed: Selective Retreat from Trade with China Makes Sense for America

Published Jul 23, 2020 9:21 PM by The Conversation

[By Amitrajeet A. Batabyal] Trade tensions and mistrust are escalating between the U.S. and China. Behind the headlines and po...


New York State Wind Solicitation Includes $400M in Port Investments

Published Jul 23, 2020 9:05 PM by The Maritime Executive

This week, the state of New York announced a giant solicitation for up to 2,500 megawatts of offshore wind capacity. It is the lar...


COVID-19 Cases On the Rise at NNS and Ingalls Shipbuilding

Published Jul 22, 2020 10:33 PM by The Maritime Executive

Both of Huntington Ingalls Industries' major shipyards - Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia and Ingalls Shipbuilding in Mis...


U.S. Coast Guard Seizes $38.5 Million in Cocaine in the Caribbean

Published Jul 22, 2020 8:04 PM by The Maritime Executive

The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Heriberto Hernandez returned to its homeport in San Juan, Puerto Rico on July 22 to offload approximat...


HRAS: Hijacked Oil Tanker's Crew "Used as Pawns"

Published Jul 21, 2020 3:44 PM by Human Rights at Sea

Human Rights at Sea and the Dominica Flag State Administration remain closely engaged in the background investigations into the in...

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