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Waiting for that Ship to Come In

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on August 25, 2010

Kauai, Hawaii: Standing on the pier this past week, clutching my $7 bottle of spring water, I scanned the horizon over and over again, searching in vain for the arrival of the Hawaii Superferry. It never came and it never will. The reasons for that have been hashed over a hundred times…

MARAD Issues Advisory for Transiting Straits of Hormuz

Posted to Maritime Transportation Security News and Views (by John C.W. Bennett) on August 17, 2010

Responding to the “explosive incident” experienced by the tanker M. STAR while transiting East in the Straits of Hormuz on the night of 27-28 July, the US Maritime Administration (MARAD) has issued Advisory 2010-08. The official press agency of the United Arab Emirates (UAE)…