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CNN | 17 Aug 2016

Malaysian oil tanker hijacked, taken into Indonesian waters

(CNN)A Malaysian oil tanker has been hijacked and taken into Indonesian waters, Malaysian authorities said Wednesday. The MT Vier Harmoni was carrying about about 240,000 gallons...

The Guardian | 15 Aug 2016

Two-century-old shipwreck to emerge from sea at Devon beach

Most likely the remains of the Sally, which ran aground with its cargo of port in 1769, the wreck will be visible at low tide...

Maritime News

Gallaudet football picked seventh in ECFC preseason coaches poll (Gallaudet University)

(Source: Gallaudet University) MARSHFIELD, Mass. - The Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) released its 2016 preseason football poll Wednesday and the Gallaudet University football team was picked to...

Public Technologies 2016-08-25

Gallaudet football picked seventh in ECFC preseason coaches poll (Gallaudet University Athletics)

(Source: Gallaudet University Athletics) MARSHFIELD, Mass. - The Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) released its 2016 preseason football poll Wednesday and the Gallaudet University football team was...

Public Technologies 2016-08-25

Australian National Maritime Museum recruits seagull security dog Bailey

Bailey, an overeager border collie, is recruited to scare away birds causing a mess on the wharf and vessels at the National Maritime Museum. ......

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 2016-08-25

Road works at South Street, Marsden Park (Blacktown City Council)

(Source: Blacktown City Council) Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) is undertaking staged construction of a major state arterial road linking Richmond Road and Windsor Road. This link...

Public Technologies 2016-08-25

Intelsat 33e, the Second Intelsat EpicNG Satellite, Successfully Launched into Orbit (Intelsat SA)

(Source: Intelsat SA) Intelsat Epic's fast and efficient broadband connectivity now available across 5 continents, serving enterprise, wireless telecommunications, mobility, government and Internet of Things applications Expands Intelsat Epiccoverage...

Public Technologies 2016-08-25

Intelsat 33e, the Second Intelsat EpicNG Satellite, Successfully Launched into Orbit

Intelsat 33e, the Second Intelsat EpicNG Satellite, Successfully Launched into Orbit Intelsat EpicNG’s fast and efficient broadband connectivity now available across 5 continents, serving enterprise, wireless telecommunications, mobility, government...

Stockhouse 2016-08-25

Electronic warfare comes to the South China Sea (and why it matters)

(From The National Interest) “An information technology-based war at sea is sudden, cruel and short…” was how the Chinese military characterized a peer-to-peer naval conflict at sea in a public statement at the beginning of...

Asia Times 2016-08-25

Style and substance: Ballarat barber cuts hair for a cause (Royal Australian Navy)

(Source: Royal Australian Navy) Getting a good haircut at sea can be hard, but Royal Australian Navy personnel posted to a warship are still required to maintain high personal grooming standards even while underway. So to fill that need and to raise...

Public Technologies 2016-08-25

Sierra Leone News : SL Maritime To Donate HF Radio Sets Coming Week

In order to boost communication, effective and efficient monitoring of Maritime zones, and optimizing the committee’s operational capability, the Sierra Leone Maritime Administration(SLMA) has on Tuesday 23rd August, 2016 confirmed that it is...

Awareness Times 2016-08-24

Beijing, Tokyo to look at initiating liaison mechanism

Beijing and Tokyo agreed to consider initiating the bilateral maritime and airspace liaison mechanism at an early date, during a meeting of their foreign ministers on Wednesday. On the sidelines of the annual China-Japan-Republic of Korea Foreign...

China Daily 2016-08-24

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