Maritime Security News

Cop's bodycam shows rescue of three men whose boat capsized off Miami-Dade

A Miami Beach police officers body camera recorded the rescue of three brothers whose boat capsized off the Haulover Inlet over the weekend.Thomas Fleischhauer,…

Beware of Those Who Would Play Politics With Tragedy

As we head into hurricane season, Florida, Puerto Rico and the Southeast will be on high alert given the damage that a hurricane can inflict. While we all hope for a mild hurricane season…

Misery could return for rail commuters as fears grow over industrial action by Network Rail workers

Commuters are facing strike misery nationwide after a militant union pressed for inflation-busting pay rises for thousands of Network Rail workers.Having staged…

IBC Advanced Alloys Secures Approved Forging Supplier Status with General Dynamics' Electric Boat Co

FRANKLIN, INDIANA--(Marketwired - Sept. 13, 2016) -IBC Advanced Alloys Corp.(TSX VENTURE:IB) (IAALF) ("IBC" or the "Company") a leading beryllium and copper advanced alloys company…

Shipwreck Miracle: Dog Lost at Sea Finds His Way Home | Community

ENGLEWOOD, FL (WWSB) - A local boater says he's now counting his blessings after getting stuck in a storm this past weekend and almost losing everything... Including…

US Army reveals new software for robots to right themselves after falls

Researchers are developing software that will help military robots be more independent.The new software aims to ensure that a robot can always get itself back up after a fall…

Tugboat carrying large fuel tank sinks in Fraser River - BC

A major salvage operation get underway Wednesday to raise a tug that sank early Tuesday morning in the Fraser River.The City of Vancouver says the George H. Ledcor…

British trawlers pelted with stones by French fishermen as Brexit reignites 'scallop wars'

Clashes took place on the edge of the Seine Bay between French fishermen , mainly from Normandy, and their English counterpartsMoreFrench fisherman threatened to…

Navy's Newest Expeditionary Fast Transport Ship Named

The U.S. Navy’s next Expeditionary Fast Transport (EPF) ship will be named USNS Newport (T-EPF 12), announced Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer.The new vessel…

Federal officials discover panga off San Diego coast, detain 19 unauthorized immigrants

Border Patrol and Coast Guard officials worked together early Monday to detain 19 unauthorized immigrants, including two suspected smugglers, aboard a small boat 15 miles off the coast of Point Loma…

'Caitríona Lucas could still be alive' - report into death of hero coastguard highlights serious saf

'Caitríona Lucas could still be alive' - report into death of hero coastguard highlights serious safety management issues Independent.ieAn investigation into the…

Winds die down but rain is still a threat to Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) - Strong winds have died down but officials warned Saturday that torrential rains still remained a big threat to Hawaii after once-powerful Hurricane…

Hurricane Lane downgraded to Tropical storm

Hurricane Lane continues to batter Hawaii's Big Island as it slowly rolls through, bringing with it torrential rain and catastrophic flooding.In just 24 hours Lane…

Italy: Catholic church, Albania, Ireland to take migrants

Catholic bishops, tiny Albania and Ireland agreed to take the 140 migrants blocked aboard an Italian coast guard vessel, Premier Giuseppe Conte said Saturday, announcing…

Eu says it won’t reply to Italy’s ‘threats’ over migrants

An official gestures towards migrants on the deck of the Italian Coast Guard ship Ubaldo Diciotti in the Sicilian port of Catania, on Thursday.An official gestures…

Zimbabwe opposition rejects ruling and ‘false’ inauguration

ZIMBABWEOpposition rejects presidential results HARARE — Nelson Chamisa, Zimbabwe’s main opposition party leader, said Saturday he rejects the court ruling upholding…

Famed rescue vessel returns to Menemsha

Lobsterman Wayne Iacono was thrilled to board Coast Guard motor lifeboat 36500 half a century after hed served on it. It was so nice to get back on there and go for a ride, he said, honest to God.

Missing Greek tanker spotted off Congo

A Greek tanker feared hijacked off Africa has been spotted.Africanews TV said the Centre Regional de la Securite Maritime de l'Afrique Centrale (CRESMAC) had located the 10…

Fishing captain admits to hindering Coast Guard inspection

BOSTON —A former Massachusetts fishing boat captain has pleaded guilty to interfering with a U.S.