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“Seaborne Assault” survival trail event begins in East China’s Quanzhou – Xinhua English.news.cn

Members of the Chinese team participate in the 2018 International Army Games “Seaborne Assault” survival event in Quanzhou, southeast China’s Fujian Province, August 2, 2018. The Survival test of the International Army Games 2018 “Seaborne Assault” began Thursday in Quanzhou. (Xinhua / Jiang Kehong) FUZHOU, Aug.2 (Xinhua) – The 2018 International Army Games “Seaborne Assault” […]

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Watch the Israeli Navy train to rescue hostages by sea

TEL AVIV, Israel – The Israeli Navy is completing its after-action review of a complex two-day hostage rescue exercise conducted at sea earlier this week. The exercise, dubbed Sea Minister, involved dozens of naval forces, including elite Flotilla 13 commandos, which were deployed in response to a simulated terrorist takeover of a large merchant ship […]

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Irish special forces train to combat maritime terrorism

The Irish Defense Forces are well ahead of their counterparts when it comes to planning against terrorist passenger ferry diversion. Sky News defense correspondent Alistair Bunkal reported that the French Special forces have just completed their first counterterrorism exercise on a ferry in the English Channel – the Irish have carried out several such operations […]

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The biggest sea invasion in history

An LCVP (Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel) from the USS Samuel Chase, piloted by the US Coast Guard, disembarks troops from Company E, 16th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division (the Big Red One) wading on the Fox Green section of Omaha Beach (Calvados, Lower Normandy Posted on June 6, 2016 at 9:00 p.m. by The maritime executive […]

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Ethane of maritime origin and demand for a new type of vessel

Lloyd’s Register report examines the business landscape, regulatory issues, and technical realities of a new ethane business resulting from increased gas production in the United States – and the technology required for major carriers of gasoline. ‘ethane The US ethane production capacity, as a by-product of the total increase in US gas production, is underutilized. […]