Coastguard

RNLI & HM Coastguard launch beach safety campaign as coastal tours set to soar this summer

Ahead of the holiday weekend, the RNLI and HM Coastguard are launching a new safety campaign, urging everyone to choose supervised beaches when visiting the coast. With uncertainty about overseas vacations and international travel lingering, RNLI predicts this summer will be the busiest ever as Covid restrictions are relaxed and people choose to ‘stay on […]

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Coast Guard organization expected to benefit from sale of waterfront lighthouse property

Monday, May 24, 2021, 9:10 a.m.Press release: Bayley The volunteer search and rescue organization Coastguard New Zealand is expected to receive a donation of $ 50,000 from the sale of a majestic waterfront property – with its own working lighthouse. View from the promontory The 26 acre north-facing headland property at Cape Rodney on the […]

Marine

Carnival Cruise Line works to resume US cruises in July

Written by Nick blenkey Carnival Breeze and Carnival Victory recently sailed to Galveston as Carnival Cruise Line works to resume some US cruises from July.[Image: Galveston Wharves] Carnival Cruise Line is in talks with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and “working to” restart shipping in July, cruise line president Christine Duffy said yesterday […]

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Coast Guard deploys unmanned helicopter to patrol southern seas

[Courtesy of Coast Guard] SEOUL – The South Korean Coast Guard deployed an unmanned surveillance helicopter on a 1,500-ton patrol boat to monitor the coastline and rescue operations. The chopper robot has built-in cameras and sensors, making it more versatile for maritime operations than multi-helicopter drones. The National Maritime Police Agency said in a statement […]