Latest News for: Ship casualties


US pledges to help Israel fend off Iran missile attack as Hezbollah launches rockets from Lebanon

New York Post 13 Apr 2024
The Israeli military responded hours later with airstrikes on Hezbollah targets in Lebanon, the Israel Defense Forces announced ... No casualties were reported. Iran’s Revolutionary Guard seizes Israeli-linked ship near Strait of Hormuz ... 3 ... AP 3 ... 3.

Vessel Condition, Human Error Blamed for Loss of Thai Navy Frigate

The Maritime Executive 12 Apr 2024
The Royal Thai Navy has completed its investigation into the sinking of the frigate Sukhothai in 2022, blaming a combination of bad weather, vessel condition and human error for the casualty.

General average to be declared over Dali bridge strike

Tradewinds 12 Apr 2024
... to establish, particularly for a container ship with multiple interests.

44 secrets you never knew about the Titanic, which sank 112 years ago

Business Insider 12 Apr 2024
The story of the ship, its passengers, and life onboard still fascinates us today. One of the ship's musicians wasn't officially declared dead until 2000 ... A woman who survived the Titanic's sinking later survived the sinking of another ship.

Ukraine war: Russia’s devastating use of Soviet-era ‘glide bombs’ shows how urgently Kyiv needs air ...

The Conversation 11 Apr 2024
... to reduce casualties for attacking forces led to a demand for munitions that could attack targets from aircraft, ships, submarines or ground-based launchers positioned well away from the battlefield.

When Ancient Greeks Faced the Persian Navy at Battle of Artemisium

Greek Reporter 09 Apr 2024
It is unclear how many Greek ships there were ... After fierce fighting, both sides suffered immense casualties, losing roughly the same number of ships ... The Greeks inflicted heavy casualties on the Persians, but they had lost too many ships as well.

Yemen rebels say they fired missiles at Israeli, British ships

YemenOnline 08 Apr 2024
Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi rebels on Sunday said they targeted a "British ship" and two "Israeli" vessels after a British maritime security firm reported three separate attacks off Yemen's coast in less than 24 hours.

Houthi rebels fire missiles at Israeli, British ships

Dawn 08 Apr 2024
Yemen’s Houthi rebels on Sunday said they targeted a “British ship” and two “Israeli” vessels, after a British maritime security firm reported three separate attacks off Yemen’s coast in less than 24 hours.

Container ship APL Qingdao loses power and slows to a halt near NYC

The Daily Mail 08 Apr 2024
A huge container ship lost power near New York City's Verrazzano Bridge on Saturday - less than two weeks after a cargo vessel crashed into Baltimore's Francis Scott Key Bridge ... The strait is often bustling with shipping containers; pictured.

Another Boxship Loses Propulsion Near an Iconic East Coast Bridge

The Maritime Executive 08 Apr 2024
The container ship APL Qingdao experienced a temporary loss of propulsion as she approached the Verrazzano Narrows Bridge on Friday night, the U.S ... Baltimore's Key Bridge had little protection against full-size modern ships.

Dudley Saltonstall’s checkered career

The Day 07 Apr 2024
Dudley was charged with ineptitude and failure of leadership, and held responsible for about 400 American casualties and the loss of the entire fleet (44 ships, including the General Putnam, built here in New London by Nathaniel Shaw, Jr.).

Key insights from Panama’s incident analysis 2020-2023

SAFETY4SEA 05 Apr 2024
4 shows that Bulkers had the most marine incidents/casualties with 49%, followed by General Cargo Ships with 29% and Container Ships with 22% of the total 906 cases.

Key Bridge collapse could be largest-ever financial maritime loss

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 04 Apr 2024
Although liability limitation petitions are regularly filed in cases of maritime casualties, so ship owners can consolidate claims before a judge, only 32% of petitions succeed in limiting a ship ...

As famine looms, aid groups halt work in Gaza after Israeli attack

WPTV 04 Apr 2024
"The United States has repeatedly urged Israel to deconflict their military operations against Hamas with humanitarian operations, in order to avoid civilian casualties.” ... Ships still laden with some ...