Maritime Security News

FG Deploys NNS Thunder to Combat Piracy, Sea Crimes

Eromosele AbiodunOne of the nations foremost warships, the NNS Thunder, has arrived Onne seaport in Rivers and set to begin a patrol of Nigerian waters, after being…

Blazing cargo ship carrying 3,500 Nissan cars remains adrift in the Pacific after fire broke out, cl

A cargo ship carrying 3,500 brand new Nissan cars is still adrift in the Pacific ocean after a fire onboard.Five crewmembers are missing presumed dead, and the other…

Pakistan-Based Terror Groups Training Cadre For Samundari Jihad: Government

Hansraj Ahir said Pakistan-based terror groups continue to train their cadre for underwater strikes .New Delhi: Pakistan-based terror groups continue to train their…

Despite fire, Malibu Colony Beach remains L.A.s priciest neighborhood, report says

Despite the ravages of fire and rising sea levels, Malibu dominated a ranking of most expensive neighborhoods in the Los Angeles area during 2018.For the second straight year…
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Round Up Of Shipping and Logistics News Starts with a Correction to That RoRo/Container Ship Hijack

UK – WORLDWIDE – We are grateful to Melbourne based reader Scott McEwan who took us to task over our dismissal of the recent hijack attempt on the RoRo/Container…

DRBA Reacts To New Jersey Governor’s Veto Of Toll Hike – First State Update

The Governor of New Jersey has put the brakes on the toll hike voted on by the Delaware River and Bay Authority (DRBA) Commission in their December meeting.Governor…

5 questions with Cowboys Wire ahead of wild-card matchup vs. Seahawks

Week 3 of the NFL season saw the Seahawks right their ship at home against the Cowboys. Few people saw that as a playoff preview, yet here we are, with Seattle traveling…

Video shows surf boat capsizing in spectacular wipeout

A surf boat anchored at Nias Island in Indonesia was no match for what one witness described as the biggest swell of the century.A huge wave snapped off the anchor…

Cargo ship loses 270 containers in bad weather sparking treasure hunt

Local roundup: Luci Rothwell, Telstar girls top Lisbon for first win

BETHEL Luci Rothwell had a double-double, scoring 24 points and grabbing 20 boards in Telstars 53-36 girls basketball victory over Lisbon on Wednesday.Brooke Richardson…

Menominee, Mich. airport fails FAA safety inspection, license pulled

MENOMINEE, Mich. (WBAY) - The Federal Aviation Administration takes away the license from the airport in Menominee, Michigan, after it failed a safety inspection.This…

Taiwan and China race to rescue crew of capsi...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A freighter from Palau capsized near the middle of the Taiwan Strait Wednesday, forcing rescue teams from both Taiwan and China to race to…

Hawkish Chinese Officer Suggests Sinking Aircraft Carriers to Intimidate US

In widely circulated speech, well-known firebrand claims Americans would back down in face of heavy casualtiesLuo Yuan, a Chinese military academic ranked as a rear…

Search continues into 2nd day for fishermen lost off Block Island

Coast Guard crews continued searching into a second day for two missing fishermen whose boat capsized and sank southeast of Block Island on New Year’s Day, the agency said early Wednesday.

Trump's new Pentagon chief says his priority is 'China, China, China'

Patrick Shanahan, the acting defense secretary, started his first full day at the Pentagon's helm Wednesday by telling colleagues he sees China as a key priority.Shanahan…

Worldwide Sea-based Vehicle Carrier Market 2022- Industry Analysis (Vendors, Regions, Growth Rate) –

Sea-based Vehicle Carrier Market Report focuses on the Global industry, especially in Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Sea-based Vehicle Carrier industry report…

The Royal Navys Message to Russia Was Pretty Sad

The ship the British Royal Navy deployed to the Black Sea in order to send a message to Russia lacks heavy weaponry and could not defend itself from intensive attack.HMS Echo…

Five Marines are declared dead in crash off coast of Japan, search ends - Pacific

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan The Marine Corps has ended an extensive search for five Marines missing after their KC-130J Hercules collided with an F/A…

World War II Veteran Recalls Years Spent in Navy Armed Guard | News

Tom Cole rarely talks about his service in World War II. I still get a little shook remembering all of this, said Cole, as he held a cup of coffee in his Centralia home and sat next to his wife…