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Maritime (Safety) Related Media News

The news messages presented on this page are produced by the Electronic Media Monitoring service provided by DG Joint Research Centre in co-operation with DG Communication. Every 15 minutes maritime (safety) related news is extracted from the Internet. By clicking on the titles of the news items a seperate window/tab is opened containing the original article. Occasionally, news items can be presented which are not related to aviation safety but anyway match sufficient search terms.

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Sunday, 22 October 2017 08:21
In this moment, Moos is at the center of a 500-mile radius in which almost every meaningful experience he’s had personally and professionally has occurred. His childhood home of Edwall — an...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 07:50
Who doesn't love cheap beer? It was the chance to make money by selling beer to consumers at 6 per cent of the previous cost that partly motivated a millionaire North Carolina trucker called...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 07:36
Who doesn't love cheap beer? It was the chance to make money by selling beer to consumers at 6 per cent of the previous cost that partly motivated a millionaire North Carolina trucker called...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 07:29
An extremely rare sea-stained letter recovered from the body of a Titanic victim was sold at auction in Britain on Saturday for $166,000. The letter is one of the last known correspondences to...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 07:19
Atəşgah Həyat compensated for death and disability of insured workers for AZN 211,134. 20.10.2017,11:32 Azerbaijani insurer Atəşgah Həyat carried out a large payment on compulsory insurance...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 07:15
Declares most roads to southern parts of state unusable. Michael Olugbode in Maiduguri, Paul Obi in Abuja and Daji Sani in Yola. The United Nations has said in spite of efforts by the Nigerian...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 07:13
LONDON: A personal letter found on the body of a man killed in the sinking of the Titanic sold at auction on Saturday for 126,000 pounds ($166,000), a record price for correspondence from the...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 06:45
London: A personal letter found on the body of a man killed in the sinking of the Titanic sold at auction on Saturday for 126,000 pounds ($166,000), a record price for correspondence from the...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 06:11
Multiple families of military service members killed in the line duty are now getting rush-delivered letters from President Donald Trump, days after Trump claimed he had called the immediate...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 05:43
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says at least eight people lost their lives and 20 others went missing after a refugee boat collided with a Tunisian ship off the coast of the...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 05:43
A huge explosion has rocked a gas station in Ghana’s capital of Accra, claiming the lives of an unknown number of people, and triggering the evacuation of a large number of local residents,...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 05:11
Unlike most of the Navy’s bigger ships that require water 30-feet deep to be able to navigate, the USS Little Rock (LCS-9) can float unimpeded in less than half that depth, 13 1/2 feet. LCS is...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 05:10
(Video provided by: Wotchit) The last-known letter written on board by a passenger who perished when the Titanic sank – which contains the poignant prediction that “if all goes well we’ll arrive...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 05:08
The top executive in the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA), has expressed enthusiasm regarding the future of the island. Sarah St. George, who sits in the chairman’s office at the GBPA, during a...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 05:06
Police in Philadelphia say a 3-year-old is in critical condition after being shot in the head by his 6-year-old brother. Authorities say the younger boy suffered a gunshot wound to the left side...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 05:05
Two bodies have been recovered from a fishing vessel that capsized and sank off the Queensland coast with six crewmen on board. Police divers have spent most of Saturday making repeated dives to...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 05:01
. Navy News Service. Story Number: NNS171021-02 Release Date: 10/21/2017 12:14:00 PM. By Lt. j.g. Christian Kurowski, USS Monterey Public Affairs. ATLANTIC OCEAN (NNS) -- The Ticonderoga-class...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 05:01
Holverson described his experience seeing one of the richest people in the world at that time – John Jacob Astor – on the ship. “He looks like any other human being even tho (sic) he has millions...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:57
A fuel tanker collided with a truck at around 1 p.m. Friday in Cudjoe Key, ground zero for Hurricane Irma’s destruction, causing the Overseas Highway to completely shut down for three hours in...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:56
Although not as proximate, Southeast Asia, which includes US security allies that houses American troops and assets, is within the range of DPRK missiles, which according to Pyongyang are now...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:52
A fiery crash outside of Nashville, Tennessee shut down the I-40 East near I-440 early Saturday morning. (Screenshot from video courtesy of{ }Luis Fernando Castellón.) NASHVILLE, Tenn....
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:44
Two bodies have been recovered from a fishing trawler that capsized and sank off the Queensland coast with six crewmen on board. Police divers have spent most of Saturday making repeated dives to...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:43
BACKGROUND: A letter — written on April 13, 1912, recovered from the body of Titanic victim Alexander Oskar Holverson, and due to be auctioned on Saturday — is seen in this photograph received...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:37
The letter is one of the last known to have survived the sinking and still carries stains from its time in the Atlantic. Written by first-class passenger Alexander Oskar Holverson on embossed...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:19
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Interstate 40 was shut down in both directions after a vehicle fire covered multiple lanes of traffic. The fire was first reported at 2:45 a.m. Saturday on Interstate 40 East...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:18
Chief Ranger Ryan Levins said authorities could not release details about the death or about the person who died. Lt. Charles Payne of the Potomac Valley Fire Co. said Friday night that officials...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:13
Timothy Morrison, 44, of Katy, Texas, whose body was found Friday after an oil platform explosion in Lake Pontchartrain, is shown with his wife and children. (Family photograph provided by Athens...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:10
WASHINGTON (AP) First the U.S. government temporarily banned laptops in the cabins of some airplanes. Now it is looking to ban them from checked luggage on international flights, citing the risk...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 04:04
By The Associated Press | Posted Oct 21st, 2017 @ 2:21pm. SANDY HOOK, Md. (AP) — Authorities are investigating an accidental death inside Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. The Herald-Mail...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 03:22
A letter written on April 13, 1912 and recovered from the body of Alexander Oskar Holverson, a Titanic victim, is seen in this photograph received via Henry Aldridge & Son, in London October 20,...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 03:06
Morgan Allen, who's battling cancer, wants to raise money for victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting. LUTZ, Fla. -- Here’s a story sure to warm your heart. A young Hillsborough County girl...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 02:55
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s navy on Saturday rescued all seven Indian crew onboard a Maldives-bound merchant vessel that sank off the island’s southern coast and arranged for their repatriation home....
Sunday, 22 October 2017 02:52
A personal letter found on the body of a man who died in the sinking of the Titanic has sold at auction in London for 126,000 pounds ($212,000), a record price for correspondence from the doomed...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 02:52
A man has died in a jet ski accident in Tasmania, with police saying he may have collided with a navigation buoy on the return trip after dropping friends off at a nearby town. Police said...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 02:45
A personal letter found on the body of a man who died in the sinking of the Titanic has sold at auction in London for 126,000 pounds ($212,000), a record price for correspondence from the doomed...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 02:39
Updated at 11 p.m. Friday: Revised to include Timothy Morrison's body has been found. The body of a Katy man missing after an oil platform explosion Sunday night on Lake Pontchartrain, north of...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 02:27
Two investigations into the collision between a cruise liner and a cement carrier in February this year at Timaru's port are still in progress. Cruise ship the Seabourn Encore crashed into the...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 02:18
Now extraordinary fresh details can be told of how the Royal Navy seized vital cipher information from captured German boats to make the work of the codebreakers possible. The Enigma machine did...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 02:14
Eighty-three-year-old Prof. John Abioye, a former lecturer at the University of Lagos, talks about his life and career with MOTUNRAYO JOEL. Tell us about your background. I was born in Iroko – an...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 02:14
A personal letter found on the body of a man who died in the sinking of the Titanic has sold at auction in London for 126,000 pounds ($212,000), a record price for correspondence from the doomed...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 01:52
Two crew members are missing and oil is spilling about 3 miles off the coast of Port Aransas after a barge caught fire Friday, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. At about 4:35 a.m., the captain...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 01:44
The families of four fishermen presumed dead after their trawler capsized and sank off the central Queensland coast continue to wait for news about the fate of their loved ones. Police divers...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 01:26
A fiery crash outside of Nashville, Tennessee shut down the I-40 East near I-440 early Saturday morning. (Screenshot from video courtesy of{ }Luis Fernando Castellón.) NASHVILLE, Tenn....
Sunday, 22 October 2017 01:22
A fiery crash outside of Nashville, Tennessee shut down the I-40 East near I-440 early Saturday morning. (Screenshot from video courtesy of{ }Luis Fernando Castellón.) NASHVILLE, Tenn....
Sunday, 22 October 2017 01:21
A fiery crash outside of Nashville, Tennessee shut down the I-40 East near I-440 early Saturday morning. (Screenshot from video courtesy of{ }Luis Fernando Castellón.) NASHVILLE, Tenn....
Sunday, 22 October 2017 01:01
Huge crowds protest as Spain moves to sack Catalan government. Hundreds of thousands of protesters flooded Barcelona's streets as Spain took drastic measures to stop Catalonia from breaking away,...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 00:59
A tanker truck burst into flames on the Long Island Expressway in Holbrook on Saturday morning. Crews battled the fire for more than an hour. Nearby homes had to be evacuated, but no one was...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 00:58
A fiery crash outside of Nashville, Tennessee shut down the I-40 East near I-440 early Saturday morning. (Screenshot from video courtesy of{ }Luis Fernando Castellón.) NASHVILLE, Tenn....
Sunday, 22 October 2017 00:43
“Look Dave, I can see you’re really upset about this. I honestly think you ought to sit down calmly, take a stress pill and think things over.” From Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey. As...
Sunday, 22 October 2017 00:43
ELEVEN people, including six children, were rescued while two remain missing as two boats separately capsized off Basilan province amid the inclement weather condition, the Philippine Coast Guard...