Search Ends For Sailors in C-2A Crash

By MarEx 2017-11-24 01:34:48

The U.S. Navy ceased search and rescue operations at 10:00 a.m. Japan Standard Time on Nov. 24 for three Sailors not immediately recovered after a C-2A Greyhound plane crashed on the afternoon of November 22.  USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) led the combined search and rescue efforts with units from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF). During the course of two days, seven U.S. Navy and JMSDF ships, three helicopter squadrons and

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Lürssen Wins Australian Offshore Patrol Vessel Contract

By MarEx 2017-11-24 02:31:14

Australia's Federal Government has announced that German shipbuilder Lürssen will be awarded the A$3.5 billion ($2.7 billion) contract to deliver the Royal...


Transport Canada Issues Three More Speeding Fines

By MarEx 2017-11-24 02:05:30

Transport Canada said it continues to take action to help ensure navigational safety and to protect the marine environment after issuing three speeding fines. In August,...

USS Fitzgerald

USS Fitzgerald departs Fleet Activities Yokosuka

By MarEx 2017-11-24 01:49:10

The Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) departed Fleet Activities Yokosuka on November 24, to meet the Dockwise heavy lift transport vessel...


Chinese Internet Companies Combating Wildlife Crime

By MarEx 2017-11-23 18:46:37

China's biggest internet companies have formed an alliance to combat wildlife cybercrime.  The three lead companies, Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent, supported by an...


Halifax Explosion Commemorated with New Stamp

By MarEx 2017-11-23 18:08:54

Canada Post has issued a stamp commemorating the devastating explosion that rocked Halifax on the morning of December 6, 1917, when two ships – one loaded with...

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Palau Registry Claims Top Spot for Growth

By MarEx 2017-11-23 17:31:02

Palau International Ship Registry has become the fastest growing flag in the shipping world with 43.2 percent growth in the number of vessels joining the registry since 2013,...


Feeding the Navy on Thanksgiving

By MarEx 2017-11-23 16:37:01

The U.S. Navy is a forward Navy, so many of its over 324,000 people are away from their families this Thanksgiving. They’ll still get a taste of home, says Cmdr. Scott...

San Juan

Explosion Recorded Near Argentine Submarine

By MarEx 2017-11-23 15:15:25

More than a week has passed since the last communication was received from the Argentine Navy's missing diesel-electric attack submarine ARA San Juan. The Argentine...

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