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  • 18 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate USS Rentz (FFG-46) and its embarked Coast Guard law enforcement detachment transferred $78 Million in confiscated cocaine Sept. 15 to the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Forward (WMEC 911) in the Western Caribbean Sea while assigned to the U.S. 4th Fleet. The 2,123 pounds of cocaine were seized in early August […]

  • 10 August 2015

    The U.S. Coast Guard will announce record drug seizure rates in San Diego on August 10, as the crew of the Cutter Stratton offloads more than 66,000 pounds of cocaine worth USD 1.01 billion wholesale seized in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. The drugs were seized in 23 separate interdictions by U.S. Coast Guard cutters and Coast Guard […]

  • 21 September 2006

    Norway’s authorities have seized another Russian trawler off its Arctic coast, a Russian fishery official said Thursday. “The Norwegian authorities have reportedly accused the ships’ crews of unauthorized fish reloading from two trawlers in Norway’s territorial waters,” a spokesman for the Russian Fishermen’s Union of the North said, adding the trawler was convoyed to the […]

  • 6 April 2009

    All 16 bodies and the black box flight recorder have been recovered from a helicopter that crashed in the North Sea, killing everyone on board. The wreckage of the Super Puma was located on the sea bed by the Bibby Topaz salvage vessel. The helicopter crashed off the Aberdeenshire coast on Wednesday.

  • 10 February 2011

    One blustery Monday last September, a record was quietly set by the thousands of wind turbines up and down the country. For the first time,… (guardian) [mappress] Source: guardian, February 10, 2011

  • 10 August 2015

    The U.S. Coast Guard will announce record drug seizure rates in San Diego on August 10, as the crew of the Cutter Stratton offloads more than 66,000 pounds of cocaine worth USD 1.01 billion wholesale seized in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. The drugs were seized in 23 separate interdictions by U.S. Coast Guard cutters and Coast Guard […]

  • 14 December 2009

    A Royal Navy warship which seized a haul of cocaine with an estimated street value of £240m in the North Atlantic, has returned to Portsmouth. HMS Iron Duke seized more than five-and-a-half tonnes of the drug from a 138ft (42m) fishing boat off the coast of Colombia on 15 September.

  • 29 May 2012

    Bangladesh Coast Guard last week seized seven dredgers and one sand carrying vessel from Bakalia Char in Karnaphuli river near Chittagong Port for extracting sands illegally. According to The Daily Star, the seized vessels were: dredger TMSG and vessel Gangchil, owned by Pacific Marine Services; MV Shah Amanat-2, MV Buriganga and MV Bismillah, of Mohammad […]

  • 29 March 2016

    A large weapons cache was seized aboard a dhow in the Northern Indian Ocean by the French naval personnel, according to the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF). The illegal cargo was being shipped to Somalia when it was spotted by the navy’s helicopter during a routine maritime security and counter terrorism surveillance in the area. The personnel aboard […]

  • 14 March 2005

    CNOOC Limited recently announced that the company and ConocoPhillips China Inc. (COPC), the cooperative partner of Penglai Oilfield 19-3, had signed a contract with the China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) for building a super large 300,000 DWT (Dead Weight Ton) floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel for the Penglai Oilfield. It is the biggest […]

  • 27 March 2009

    Pirates have seized two European-owned tankers off the coast of Somalia in the past day, officials have said. The Greek-owned vessel Nipayia, with 19 crew on board, was seized on Wednesday, the Nato Shipping Centre said. The Norwegian-owned tanker Bow Asir was captured by pirates on Thursday. It had a crew of 27 on board, […]

  • 7 April 2008

    The French Government says it has made contact with Somali pirates who seized a luxury French megayacht Le Ponant and its 32 crew on Friday. The 88 metre 850-tonne three-masted megayacht was sailing to Malta in the Mediterranean from the Seychelles when it was seized with its crew of 22 French nationals and 10 Korean […]

  • 3 March 2010

    Somali pirates hijacked a Saudi-owned ship with 14 crew in the Gulf of Aden this week, a Kenyan maritime official said on Wednesday. Pirates said they had also seized a fishing vessel. Andrew Mwangura of the East African Seafarers’ Assistance Programme said the 5,136 deadweight tonne al Nisr al Saudi was seized on Monday and […]

  • 5 August 2019

    Iranian officials said that the tanker was carrying around 700,000 liters of fuel.

  • 3 August 2006

    Panamanian-flagged cargo vessel was seized by U.S. marshals Wednesday after 10 crew members sued to obtain a combined $33,159 in wages they say they are owed. U.S. marshals on Wednesday seized the Panamanian-flagged cargo vessel Antares at Port Everglades after some crew members filed a lawsuit alleging they have not been paid their full wages.

  • 30 October 2007

    Somali pirates have hijacked a South Korean cargo ship, just a day after a Japanese vessel was seized off the East African coast The South Korean ship, which was seized late Monday or early Tuesday, had 22 crew members.

  • 23 March 2009

    Pirates have seized a Greek-owned cargo ship off the coast of Somalia, Greek officials say. The Titan, with 24 crew members on board, was seized on Thursday night, Greece’s merchant marine ministry said. The St Vincent-flagged vessel came under attack as it sailed to Korea from the Black Sea with a cargo of metal, the […]

  • 12 October 2010

    Somali pirates have seized a Taiwanese fishing vessel with 14 crewmembers onboard in the Indian Ocean, near Mauritius, an international maritime organisation said on October 8. The Kenya-based Ecoterra International said that contact was lost with the vessel ‘Feng Guo’ on October 4 and very likely it had already been seized, along with its 14 […]

  • 19 May 2011

    The Department of Environment (DoE) has fined a brick field Tk 1.5 million for expanding its kiln filling up the Dhaleshwari River bank… (bdnews24) [mappress] Source: bdnews24, May 19, 2011;

  • 27 September 2006

    Cypriot authorities release suspected air defense radars seized three weeks ago on a Syria-bound vessel; there is no arms embargo on Syria but Cyprus refused to release cargo after vessel’s manifest said shipment consisted of irrigation pipes, meteorological equipment. Cypriot authorities have released suspected air defense radars seized three weeks ago on a Syria-bound vessel, […]

  • 29 July 2006

    Fort Pierce — Two men were being held without bond Saturday after powder cocaine worth more than $16.4 million was seized from their fishing boat on its way to Florida from the Bahamas. The U.S. Coast Guard boarded the vessel driven by Tristan Michael Seymour, 22, of Freeport, Bahamas, and Quincy Nathaniel Garvey, 41, for […]

  • 19 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    The record interdiction took place aboard the Neopanamax MSC Gayane.