Wednesday, August 24, 2016
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NSFW – Meet Natalia, The Crazy Russian Arctic ‘Oceanographer’ Who Polar Bear Plunges With Whales In The Nude

While not the first person to strip naked for whales, Natalia Avseenko may be the first to do it in near freezing Arctic waters. Natalia Avseenko, 36, a Russian scientist...

August 24, 2016
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Thursday, December 13, 2012
Maritime News

HR Recommendation Refloated in Charleston Harbor

A 441-foot Liberian-flagged freighter that ran aground in Charleston Harbor Tuesday after losing propulsion has been refloated, the Coast Guard says. No damage or pollution was reported after the vessel,...

December 13, 2012
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Thursday, April 14, 2011
Maritime News

M/V Beluga Nomination released, condition of crew unknown

According to a report issued by EU NAVFOR task force, pirates released the M/V Beluga Nomination Wednesday, April 13. The vessel was pirated on January 22 approximately 390 nautical miles...

April 14, 2011
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Sunday, March 27, 2011
Maritime News

German police find evidence for serious fraud at Beluga Shipping

According to German online newspaper, Handelsblatt, Oaktree Capital, the US-based investment firm owning a 49.5 percent stake in Beluga, has sent documents to the Bremen prosecutor revealing that Beluga’s leadership had grossly...

March 27, 2011
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Thursday, March 24, 2011
Maritime News

Police raid Beluga offices

According to various reports, local police in Bremen, Germany raided the offices of Beluga Shipping on Wednesday, looking for evidence of possible fraud by the group’s former chief executive, Niels...

March 24, 2011
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Friday, March 4, 2011
Maritime News

Beluga’s CEO steps down amid financial crisis

According to gCaptain sources, Niels Stolberg, Chief Executive Officer of German heavy-lift shipping operator Beluga has stepped down from his post amid a serious financial crisis leaving his company on...

March 4, 2011
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Tuesday, February 1, 2011
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BELUGA NOMINATION Pirates Enter Safe Room via the Ceiling

The BELUGA NOMINATION was recently taken by pirates. One open question was how the pirates managed to get into the ship’s Citadel safe room where the crew was hiding. As...

February 1, 2011
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Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Maritime News

‘M/V Beluga Nomination’ pirated in Indian Ocean

After 4 days of uncertainty regarding the exact status of the crew, MV Beluga Nomination is now believed to be pirated. On the afternoon of 22 January 2011, the MV...

January 25, 2011
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