Friday, November 24, 2017
Sunday, July 12, 2015
Bulk Carrier to The Rescue – Five Rescued from Skiff After Five Days Lost Sea
Five men are lucky to be alive after spending five days adrift in the Pacific Ocean aboard their 14-foot aluminum skiff with little supplies. The men were rescued Sunday by...
Thursday, October 9, 2014
AMVER-Participating Bulker Carrier Helps Rescue Three Overdue Boaters in Central Pacific
A Panama-flagged bulk carrier assisted in the rescue of three overdue boaters Thursday near the Chuuk Atoll in the central Pacific.
Monday, January 20, 2014
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Monday, May 21, 2012
Stolt Tanker Rescues Distressed Sailors After Whale Strike in Atlantic
On May 10 a Stolt tanker participating in the USCG’s Amver program was diverted while in the Atlantic Ocean to rescue two distressed sailors whose small sailboat was taking on...
Monday, April 23, 2012
Diana Shipping Bulk Carrier and US Navy Aircrew Rescues Crew of Taiwanese Fishing Boat
10 Taiwanese fishermen were forced to abandon ship 700 miles west of Guam this weekend when their 70-foot fishing boat Hsin Man Chun caught fire. Upon activating their Emergency Position Indicating...
Thursday, February 9, 2012
Horizon Reliance Responds to High Seas Distress Call, Rescues Family of Three [VIDEO]
Horizon Lines’ Chief Mate Steven Itson gives a replay of the rescue at sea: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CPNb_uRhG_c The crew of the 38-foot sailboat Liahona contacted the Coast Guard Cutter Kiska Tuesday at approximately 5:30...
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Sixteen Crowley-Managed Vessels Honored with U.S. Coast Guard AMVER Awards
Sixteen Crowley-managed vessels were recently honored with U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Automated Mutual-Assistance Vessel Rescue System (AMVER) awards in recognition of their voluntary rescue services to people aboard vessels in...
Friday, May 13, 2011
National Maritime Day Dinner and AMVER Awards Honor Seafarers and Recognize Voluntary Rescue Participants
Stories of heroism on the seas abound. Seafarers going to extraordinary lengths to aid their own, ships diverting their course in order to rescue “those in peril on the sea.”...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Amver enrolled containership rescues 27 fisherman near Guam
A Panamanian flagged containership enrolled in the U.S. Coast Guard’s Automated Mutual-Assistance Vessel Rescue System, or AMVER, successfully rescued 27 fishermen (10 Japanese, 8 Indonesians, and 9 Kiribati) after their...
Friday, March 4, 2011
Wednesday, January 12, 2011
Saturday, April 10, 2010
Friday, April 2, 2010
Tuesday, February 23, 2010
Incident Photo of The Week – Tall Ship Capsizes, Students Rescued At Sea
Shown here, 3 lifeboats carrying some of the 64 students and crew that were rescued after the tall ship Concordia sank 344 miles off the coast of Rio de Janiero...
Friday, February 19, 2010
Canadian Tall Ship Carrying Students Sinks Off Brazil
Image via Digital Journal According to reports, all 64 students aboard the Canadian flagged tall ship Concordia which san 300 miles off the Brazilian coast have been rescued. The Canadian...
Thursday, February 11, 2010
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