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Saturday, February 27, 2021

Tamu Massif

Posted to Maritime Musings (by Dennis Bryant) on October 4, 2013

In the northwestern Pacific Ocean about 1,000 miles east of Japan lies the Shatsky Rise, an elevated portion of the seabed that covers an area the size of California. It was from the aircraft carrier USS Hornet that Doolittle’s Raiders were launched on 18 April 1942 in waters above the Rise.

Anglo Eastern 1st ship manager to hold 2nd mate’s course

Posted to Anglo Eastern 1st ship manager to hold 2nd mate’s course (by Joseph Fonseca) on July 3, 2013

Call it competition or a race to keep ahead of others. But there is an obvious trend to enhance quality of training so that those passing out of these institutes are more capable, better skilled and resilient to meet the challenges of the future.