Indian Navy’s Varunastra Torpedo Hits Underwater Target With Precision
An indigenously developed heavy-weight torpedo hit its underwater target in one of the latest tests conducted by India’s Navy. A video of the test was published on Twitter.
Watch: Two Cargo Ships Collide off Greek Island
Two cargo vessels ran into a collision off the Island of Chios in Greece, close to the coast of Turkey on Friday, authorities mentioned.
Egypt’s Suez Canal Resumes Traffic After Stranded Oil Tanker Was Towed Away
An oil tanker that reportedly broke down in the Suez Canal has successfully been towed away, Osama Rabie, the Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority (the SCA), informed.
U.S. Navy Reveals Footage Of Provocative Encounter With Chinese Warship Near Taiwan
A warship from China came within 137 meters of a destroyer from the US while in the Taiwan Strait and in an unsafe way.
Watch: Fire Breaks Out On Bulk Carrier Silver Lady During Scrap Loading
The unfortunate incident occurred while the vessel was berthed at Dordrecht, Netherlands, during the loading of scrap.
Video: Indonesian Navy’s Landing Ship Caught Fire, All Crew Safely Evacuated
The ship was on a patrol mission within the territorial waters of Indonesia. It had 119 people, including 62 crew and 57 Army Troopers.
Maritime Law & Logistics
Understanding Maritime Towage And Salvage
What happens when a large tanker or ship breaks down and is not able to limp to the nearest port? Read the article to find out about Maritime Towage And Salvage.
Advantages And Disadvantages Of Bigger Vessels For Exporters, Shippers & Cargo Owners
In the last part of the series on the advantages and disadvantages of mega vessels for various stakeholders, we will examine the impact on Exporters/ Shippers/ BCO (Beneficial Cargo Owners), i.e. the entity owning the cargo.
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