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U.S. Navy Works to Salvage Lost F-35 Before China Can Inspect It

Published Jan 27, 2022 9:09 PM by The Maritime Executive

The U.S. Navy is taking steps to recover the wreckage of an F-35C fighter than went off the deck of a carrier during a landing mis...


Video: OSV Strikes a Working Coast Guard Buoy Tender Twice

Published Jan 26, 2022 10:17 PM by The Maritime Executive

A newly-released video shows a collision between an OSV and a U.S. Coast Guard buoy tender in Sabine Pass, shortly after the...


USCG Launches Massive Search for 39 People After Migrant Boat Capsizes

Published Jan 25, 2022 11:49 PM by The Maritime Executive

U.S. Coast Guard search crews are looking for dozens of survivors from a migrant vessel that capsized en route from the Bahamas to...


Aging Freighter Runs Aground and Breaks Up Off Crete

Published Jan 25, 2022 3:11 PM by The Maritime Executive

On Tuesday, the freighter Manassa Rose M was caught in a storm off Crete and ran aground while attempting to anchor.  Duri...


New Options to Stop LA's Intermodal Rail Theft Problem

Published Jan 24, 2022 10:08 PM by Harry Valentine

During mid-January, news reports from Los Angeles exposed the ongoing problem of theft from shipping containers carried aboard slo...


French Adventurer Disappears During Transatlantic Rowboat Crossing

Published Jan 24, 2022 1:10 PM by The Maritime Executive

French adventurer Jean-Jacques Savin has disappeared and is presumed dead, three weeks after he launched an attempt to row across...


Bulker Strikes Stern of Canadian Icebreaker on St. Lawrence River

Published Jan 23, 2022 7:47 PM by The Maritime Executive

On Saturday morning, a bulker collided with the stern of its escort icebreaker on the St. Lawrence River, damaging the icebreaker...


As Charter Market Soars, Boxship Scrapping Hits Six-Year Low

Published Jan 22, 2022 3:04 PM by The Maritime Executive

Aging boxships that would ordinarily be decommissioned continue to remain in service as owners take advantage of a booming contain...


Photos: Salvage of Wakashio Wreck Completed

Published Jan 20, 2022 12:39 PM by The Maritime Executive

Eighteen months after the Japanese-owned bulker Wakashio went ashore on the reef at Mauritius, the salvage team completed its work...


Repsol Comes Under Fire for Response to Lima Oil Spill

Published Jan 19, 2022 4:40 PM by The Maritime Executive

Leaders from across Peru's political spectrum have united in calling for strict penalties for oil company Repsol after&nb...

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