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Passenger video courtesy of the DGST Posted on May 31, 2021 at 2:31 am by The maritime executive On Saturday, an Indonesian passenger ferry caught fire in the distant Moluccan Sea, forcing passengers and crew to abandon the ship. Around 7:00 a.m. on Saturday morning, the ferry Karya indah was on a journey from Ternate …

The home check-in and home PCR testing services offered by dnata, through its non-airport wing DUBZ, have brought tremendous relief to passengers traveling from the United Arab Emirates amid the ongoing pandemic caused by Covid-19. The one-of-a-kind service showcased at the airport lounge, which opened at the Dubai World Trade Center on Monday, is receiving …

After two dead fin whales were removed from the hull of HMAS Sydney, an Australian destroyer conducting exercises off the coast of San Diego on May 8, U.S. Navy officials said the service is taking protective action to mitigate environmental risks, according to a statement to Militaire.com. “Whenever the US Navy trains and / or …

Top line The Royal Caribbean Group will be allowed to restart cruises departing from the United States with limited capacity from June, making the company the first to obtain CDC approval to enter a test phase in the hope of resume full navigation. Cruises could soon leave US ports for the first time since March …

Cruise lines are budgeting for additional costs as they prepare to resume travel outside the United States – their main market – after a hiatus of more than a year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Cruise lines, who cut costs last year by idling ships, laying off thousands of employees and cutting marketing spending, hope …

First of all, a social place. What matters is not just how a person sees a problem, but also where they see it. Biden sees most of the problems from the perspective of the so-called “common man,” the lower and middle-class Truman Democrats around whom he grew up. Second, an acute awareness of the vicissitudes …

LONDON, May 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Seaspan Corporation (“Seaspan”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlas Corp. (“Atlas”) (NYSE: ATCO), today announced that it has accepted delivery of two quality 8,500 TEU container ships equipped with scrubbers (“the Ships”) on long-term charter with a global liner. Bing Chen, Chairman of the Board, President and …

Mixed offshore keelboat for two people For the first time in Olympic sailing history, a Mixed Two-Way Offshore Keelboat event will be on the program for the Paris 2024 Olympic Sailing Competition. The mixed two-person offshore keelboat will join kitesurfing, windsurfing, multihulls, dinghies and single-handed and double-handed skiffs, promoting the diversity of the sport. This, …