A sailor was found clinging to a buoy 5 km from Port Phillip Bay in Australia. The 31-year-old seafarer who hails from Georgia was rescued by the police at around 8 pm on Sunday evening. The police were notified by the harbour control.
A submarine went missing 25 miles off Bali, in the Indonesian waters since Wednesday. The 53 crew member submarine KRI Nanggala-402 had gone missing during a torpedo drill in the area.
A dramatic rescue scene unfolded in the high seas off Norway on Monday, as a Dutch cargo ship was adrift.
9 people were rescued from a drifting ship in South Korea’s southern resort island Jeju. A Vietnamese sailor was at the wheelhouse during that time threatening and arguing.
According to reports, the Comoros-flagged freighter Volgo Balt 179 sank in the Black Sea about 75 NM off Constanta. The reason for the sinking not yet known.
An offshore ship sank in Nova Scotia putting in danger the lives of 31 seafarers onboard the scallop dragger. And now the US and Canada has jointly launched a rescue operation to save the seafarers in the heavy seas of the Atlantic
A miracle happened recently when a sailor survived 14hours in the Pacific Ocean without a life jacket. Apparently, shining debris kept him alive as he struggled to stay afloat.
It is a cry that not only strikes fear in the hearts of sailors around the world but also galvanizes them into action.
A Marshall Islands-flagged tanker transiting the Torres Strait this morning has helped rescue two people from the water after their boat sank.