Blackout is that situation on the ship which everyone is afraid of. The articles explains what are the first steps that should be taken into consideration during a blackout on a ship.
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Rough weather at sea symbolises the challenging and adventurous life of seafarers. Checkout some of the most thrilling photographs of rough sea taken at sea by real seafarers.
Port of call means an intermediate stop for a ship on its scheduled journey for unloading and loading of cargo or taking on supplies or fuel. Learn more about the term “port of call” inside the article.
Safety of the ship is the prime concern for seafarers onboard and for governing authorities like IMO. There have been many ship accidents in the past which includes collision, grounding, stranding etc. due to failure of one critical system- the steering gear. Hence crew must be careful in maintaining and testing all the aspects of […]
With the increase in piracy at the sea, especially around the coast of Somalia, several maritime organizations and defense agencies have started providing online updates on events related to maritime piracy that are taking place around the world. Mentioned herein are twenty eight resources on maritime piracy and Somali pirates.