Maritime Security News

Survivor of deadly MO duck boat accident wants to ban the 'death - WBRC FOX6 News

(CNN) – One of the survivors of last month's Missouri duck boat tragedy has launched an online petition to ban the boats.Seventeen people died after storms caused…
A team of divers from the Ocean Wise organization that has been earlier this month using the Akademik Ioffe, which lies in the distance in this photo. (PHOTO: ONE OCEAN EXPEDITIONS)

Cruise ship Akademic Ioffe runs aground in Nunavut waters

NUNATSIAQ NEWSA team of divers from the Ocean Wise organization that has been earlier this month using the Akademik Ioffe, which lies in the distance in this photo.

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Safe Harbour’ On Hulu, A Mystery Surrounding A Refugee Tragedy

While we were watching Safe Harbour, we started wondering why Australian television has only started making it to U.S. networks since streaming services started to grab for any and all content.

Missing tanker docks in Togo after suspected hijacking

By Marta ArdasheliaTBILISI, Aug 24 (Reuters) - A tanker with 19 crew members on board has docked at a port in Togo after going missing for over a week in a suspected…

Announcing this years top Public Sector Innovations -- GCN

Government Innovation AwardsAnnouncing this years top Public Sector InnovationsGovernment rarely gets credit for the tremendous range of innovation it drives. But…

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Oil tanker missing for a week amid piracy fears

A tanker vessel has gone missing off the coast of Gabon in West Africa - an area notorious for piracy - and no word has been heard from its crew for a week, the ship's managers said.

Royal Navy shadows Russia's newest warship through English Channel

Russia's newest warship has been shadowed by the Royal Navy as it sailed through the English Channel.Portsmouth-based minehunter HMS Hurworth and a Wildcat HMA2…

Former CIA Director Bill Casey's Long Island Estate for Sale

Sealed bids are now being accepted for the purchase of a truly unique mansion and compound overlooking Hempstead Harbor in Roslyn Harbor, N.Y. -- and it’s only fitting that the sale of the property…

Tanker with 19 crew on board missing in piracy-plagued West African waters | News

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 10:48 a.m. EDTBy Angus MacSwanDAKAR (Reuters) - A tanker vessel with 19 crew members on board, most of them Georgians, has gone missing…

Public Health Director Barbara Garcia resigns - by l_waxmann - August 22, 2018

San Francisco Public Health Director Barbara Garcia resigned from her position on Tuesday, the San Francisco Examiner learned today.Garcias service with the department…

Tanker missing a week in pirate-infested waters off Gabon with 17 Georgian sailors aboard

ESTUAIRE PROVINCE, GABON A tanker with 17 Georgian sailors onboard has been missing for a week off the coast of Gabon in the Gulf of Guinea, a notorious area for sea piracy…

Gasoil tanker goes missing off Gabon with 19 Georgian and Russian crew believed kidnapped

A clean tanker carrying around 10,000 mt of gasoil has been missing in the Gulf Of Guinea for a week as piracy in the region has seen a steady rise this year, shipping…

Vermilion River gas leak under investigation

The U.S. Coast Guard is leading an investigation into a gas leak on the Vermilion River.As of late afternoon Aug. 20, the cleanup effort continued at Valley Harbor Marina, 1295 W.

Search continues for USS Lake Erie sailor missing since Sunday in eastern Pacific

Navy and Coast Guard ships continued to search Tuesday for a sailor who went missing Sunday from the USS Lake Erie in the eastern Pacific Ocean. The unidentified…

Riptide Selects Teledyne RD Instruments DVL

Underwater vehicle manufacturer Riptide Autonomous Solutions has selected Teledyne RD Instruments’ (TRDI) new ultra-compact 600 kHz Pathfinder Doppler Velocity Log…

The Gulf of Guinea: hunting ground for pirates

The Gulf of Guinea, where a tanker with 17 Georgian sailors aboard has been missing for a week, has in recent years become the epicentre of maritime piracy in Africa.The…

The Global Maritime Industry Remains Unprepared for Future Cybersecurity Challenges

Key PointsThe volume, impact and sophistication of cyberattacks have grown at an alarming rate. Worldwide, nearly 17 million attacks reportedly occur each week.With around 50…