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...


France Will Pursue LNG as a Marine Fuel

By MarEx 2017-11-22 20:49:52

The French government has announced its endorsement of LNG as a marine fuel. On Tuesday, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe told an audience at a maritime conference in Le...


U.S. Navy Cargo Plane Goes Down off Okinawa

By MarEx 2017-11-22 14:02:40

The Japan Maritime Self Defense Force and the U.S. Navy are searching for three missing sailors from a Navy C-2A Greyhound transport plane that went down about 500 nm off...


ICS Calls for "Realistic" CO2 Targets

By MarEx 2017-11-21 17:11:04

On Monday, at a forum on green shipping in Paris, the International Chamber of Shipping called on the OECD to help shipowners invest in clean technology by clamping down...


Kings Point Wins Full Reaccreditation

By MarEx 2017-11-20 19:19:38

The United States Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point has attained full reaccreditation after a yearlong effort to resolve issues with governance, sexual harassment and...

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Fresh Hope for Missing Submariners

By MarEx 2017-11-19 15:41:44

Hopes that the 44 crew members of a missing Argentine submarine may be found alive have risen after the nation's ministry for defense said it detected what it believes...

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Africa Boosts Spill Response Capabilities

By MarEx 2017-11-18 22:30:34

A regional conference of countries in west, central and southern Africa has committed to continue to work at both national and regional levels to boost preparedness to deal...


Product Tanker MT Pretty Scene for Sale in South Africa

By MarEx 2017-11-18 19:55:50

The MT Pretty Scene was arrested in June 2016 in Durban, South Africa and remains at anchorage. The vessel belongs to the Parakou Group and a Court Order (Case Ref...

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Japanese Tug Bumps U.S. Destroyer

By MarEx 2017-11-18 16:37:21

The guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) was participating in a scheduled towing exercise in Japan on Saturday when a Japanese tug lost propulsion and drifted into...


Training Ship Kennedy Returns to Mass Maritime

By MarEx 2017-11-17 20:54:56

On November 17, the training ship TS Kennedy returned to Massachusetts Maritime Academy after a ten-week voyage in support of hurricane relief efforts in Houston, St. Thomas...

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