An Epirb is a specialized navigational equipment used at sea to indicate other ships and shore about a particular ship’s whereabouts.
Marine radars are short range radars used for locating other ships and land in the area.Ship radar are used as Tracking ship devices as per COLREGS.
Life rafts are provided as a life saving appliances on every sea going merchant or passenger vessel in addition to the lifeboats. Life rafts are much easier to launch as compared to life boats and in case of emergency situation, evacuation from the ship can be done without manually launching any of them as the life rafts are designed with auto inflatable system.
Some of the best thriller movies are the ones that have submersible vessels as the central theme of their plotlines. Let’s take a look at some of the best submarine movies of all times.
The wellbeing of seafarers, especially mental health, is dependent on a number of factors. Let’s take a look at some of the important ones in this article.
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Read the story of two such lovely people, Simran Mann and Akash Pratap Singh, who met at sea, believed in their love and eventually tied the knot. Meet this beautiful sailor couple inside the article.
The rank of a junior officer has become commonplace with a lot of shipping companies recently. The gateway to having full OOW rights on a vessel, the rank is between obtaining the 2MFG license and that of Third Mate.