Marine

Planning a life at sea

Some of us hear the call of the sea from an early age. It’s a romantic idea, to go out to sea for a life of adventure, to visit exotic ports of call. Who is attracted to the life of a sailor? A few stereotypes come to mind: a tough, independent lone wolf with a […]

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Merchant sea cadet says on website she was sexually assaulted on board ship during maritime year

A US Merchant Marine Academy cadet claimed on a maritime whistleblower website that she was sexually assaulted during her Sea Year training by an engineering supervisor 40 years her senior while on board. ‘a commercial vessel in the Middle East. The allegation was shared last week on the website of Maritime Legal Aid & Advocacy, […]

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United States Merchant Marine Academy faces serious allegations of sexual assault in Cadet Maritime Year

The US Department of Transportation and Maritime Administration is seriously examining an anonymous online report from a US Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) cadet who claims he was sexually assaulted during his Sea Year training, while offering “unwavering support” to the victim. and others who have been sexually assaulted and harassed at the Federal Service Academy […]

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U.S. Navy Commander’s visit highlights cooperation and partnership with AFP

The commander of the United States Marine Corps was in the country for two days over the weekend where he stressed the importance of the United States-Philippine alliance and discussed the commitments with local military officials. General David Berger met with Philippine Armed Forces (AFP) Vice Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Erickson Gloria, Navy Chief, […]

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How is the increase in maritime accidents contributing to the growth of the autonomous vessels market?

Autonomous Vessels Market Report 2021: Growth and Change in COVID-19 The Business Research Company Global Autonomous Vessels Market Report 2021 – COVID-19 Growth and Change LONDON, GREATER LONDON, UK, September 9, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Rising maritime accidents caused by human error are leading to high financial losses which are expected to be a major driver […]