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USS John S. McCain Arrives in Singapore After Collision; Photos Show Extent of Damage

15 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain arrived pier side at Changi Naval Base in Singapore on Monday after it was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of the Straits of Malacca and Singapore. Show More Summary

Red Over Red, The Failure Of U.S. Navy Leadership

“You gotta challenge all assumptions. If you don’t, what is doctrine on day one becomes dogma forever after.” Colonel John Boyd, USAF By Captain John Konrad (gCaptain) Last week the Secretary of the U.S. Navy released a 41 page inquiry...Show More Summary

Search Continues for Missing USS John S. McCain Sailors

An international search will continue Tuesday for 10 missing sailors assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain following Monday’s collision with an oil tanker near Singapore, the U.S. Navy said Monday night. Aircraft from the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) will continue search efforts Aug. Show More Summary

Your Ticket to TrawlerFest Awaits

Ticketing is underway for seminars at TrawlerFest-Bay Bridge at Kent Island on the Chesapeake, including the signature diesel engine course with two of the nation's finest instructors on the topic. The event happens Sept. 26-30. read more

U.S. Navy Announces Fleet-Wide Probe Following Major Accidents

By Fathin Ungku and David Brunnstrom SINGAPORE/WASHINGTON, Aug 21 (Reuters) – The U.S. Navy announced on Monday a fleet-wide probe and plans for temporary halts in operations to focus on safety, as it searched for 10 sailors missing after the fourth major accident in the U.S. Show More Summary

US Navy Loss Of The USS Guardian, 2 Patrol Boats, USS Fitzgerald and USS McCain. Why Does The List Keeps Going?

By CDR Joe Tenaglia, USN (Ret) – Four ships in four years – not to mention USS Antietam grounding and the USS Fitzgerald collision – apparently due to breakdowns in seamanship, something is wrong. Having served for a combined 36 years...Show More Summary

Hyundai Merchant Marine Says in Talks with BlackRock About Potential Investment

15 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

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Total Deepens North Sea Exposure with $7.5 Billion Maersk Oil Deal

16 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

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Four Killed in Explosion at South Korea’s STX Offshore Shipyard

16 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

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Total To Pay $5 Billion For Maersk Oil

18 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

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USS McCain Collision Exposes Singapore-Malaysia Sea Dispute

18 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – A collision between a U.S. warship and an oil tanker near the Straits of Malacca on Monday has shone a light on a territorial dispute that has simmered between neighbors Singapore and Malaysia for nearly 40 years. Show More Summary

Lessons learned by causing a false AIS MOB alert

Written by Ben Ellison on Aug 8, 2017 for Panbo, The Marine Electronics Hub read more

Ten Missing After U.S. Warship Collides with Tanker Near Singapore

PHILIPPINE SEA (June 14, 2017) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) maneuvers alongside the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) for a refueling-at-sea. Bonhomme Richard is theShow More Summary

Maritime Monday for August 21st, 2017

Wreckage Of USS Indianapolis, Sunk By Japanese In WWII, Found In Pacific London’s Floating Bookshop on the BBC US Senate committee rejects most of Trump’s proposed cuts to NOAA Cuts reduced from $900 million to $85.1 million National...Show More Summary

Another U.S. Destroyer Collides With Merchant Ship

A U.S. warship was damaged after colliding with a merchant vessel east of Singapore on Monday, the U.S. Navy said. The Navy said in a statement the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with the Alnic MC vessel while “the...Show More Summary

TEU Tokens and Blockchain Could Shape the Future of Container Shipping

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Norway Arrests Greenpeace Ship and 35 Activists During Protest at Arctic Oil Well

Norwegian authorities have detained Greenpeace vessel Arctic Sunrise after a protest at a Statoil contracted drilling rig at Norway’s northernmost oil field in the Barents Sea, the environmental group said in a statement. GreenpeaceShow More Summary

Brazil’s Car Wash Probe Expands to U.S., Greek Shipping Firms

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U.S. Navy Punishes Senior Staff in Deadly Warship Collision

Commanders of U.S. warship removed after cargo ship collision; seven sailors killed in June collision. The U.S. Navy has removed the two senior officers and the senior enlisted sailor on a U.S. warship that almost sank off the coast of Japan…

MAN D&T, AKA Partner to Win Russian Order

MAN Diesel & Turbo and AKA have received an order in connection with the building of a multi-purpose supply vessel for a federal Russian agency. Delivery is scheduled for March 2018 in St. Petersburg and marks the first successful collaboration…

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