Thursday, January 5, 2012
Defense

Coast Guard Rescues, Repatriates 125 Haitian Migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Reliance repatriated 125 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Thursday. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami aircrew located a sail freighter north of...

January 5, 2012
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Thursday, May 6, 2010
Lifesaving Incidents

Crowley matches employee donations, raises $80,000 for American Red Cross Haiti Relief Fund

(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; May 6, 2010) Crowley Maritime Corporation and its employees this week donated $80,000 to the American Red Cross in support of Haiti relief efforts. Bill Pennella, Crowley vice...

May 6, 2010
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Wednesday, March 10, 2010
Lifesaving Incidents

Hospital ship USNS Comfort sailing home from Haiti

By Steve Sternberg, USA TODAY The U.S. Navy hospital ship Comfort pulled up anchor Tuesday in Port-au-Prince and began the long trip home to Baltimore, ending its role in Operation...

March 10, 2010
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Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Crowley lands Haiti shipping contract

Jacksonville Business Journal – by Mark Szakonyi Staff reporter Crowley Liner Services Inc. has received a contract worth up to $22 million from the U.S. military to provide emergency port...

March 9, 2010
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Tuesday, February 2, 2010
Uncategorized

As Food Distribution Improves, Haitians Want U.S. to “Take Over”

Haitians line up for food in downtown Port-au-Prince. They had to disperse after people in the front of the line broke through and grabbed all the food being distributed. Photo:...

February 2, 2010
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Saturday, January 30, 2010
MSC

Prepositioned For Disaster – Lessons From Military Sealift Command

From hurricanes to tsunami’s earthquakes, today’s levels of population growth coupled with global climate change is putting an increasing number of people at risk. What is not changing rapidly is...

January 30, 2010
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Wednesday, January 27, 2010
Uncategorized

Repairing Port-au-Prince Harbor with Laptops and GPS

from Wired: On the ground in Haiti, search-and-rescue teams and aid workers have used collaborative tools, text messaging and GPS technology to map out and coordinate relief efforts. Out in...

January 27, 2010
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Navy

More Photos from Haiti

from CargoLaw.com Leogane, Haiti – A landing craft unit from the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (22nd MEU) embarked aboard Amphibious Dock Landing Ship USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) See The Cargo...

January 27, 2010
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Tuesday, January 26, 2010
Uncategorized

Haiti-bound cargo ship at Fort Pierce being loaded with construction equipment, supplies

January 25, 2010 / TCPalm.com The second phase of earthquake relief for Haiti is under way as 200 tons of heavy equipment and building materials are being loaded onto a...

January 26, 2010
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Uncategorized

Second High-Speed Super-Ferry Activated to Assist in Earthquake Aftermath

Alakai will join its sister ship — the Huakai — in Haiti January 25, 2010 / New Albany Tribune A New Albany company continued its relief service in Haiti last...

January 26, 2010
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Saturday, January 23, 2010

Haiti: Crowley Cargo Lightering Operation Successful

Clears way for container shipments directly to the damaged port next week. Barges and cranes being mobilized for temporary docking and cargo ops in the port.   JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Jan....

January 23, 2010
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Navy

USNS Comfort Operating at Full Capacity for First Time in History

Army and Navy forces began flying Haitian earthquake victims to the USNS Comfort hospital ship Thursday in what military officials described as the largest medical evacuation in the storied ship’s...

January 23, 2010
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Friday, January 22, 2010
Interesting

Photo: Grasp in Port au Prince Harbor

  photo sent by Justin. O. Vandenheuvel; USCG Cutter Oak

January 22, 2010
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Thursday, January 21, 2010
Ports

1,400 Planes Waiting to Bring Aid to Haiti, Containers Soon to Follow

Jan. 21, 2010 / Associated Press – About 120 to 140 flights a day are now able to land at the country’s single airport in Port-au-Prince, which was damaged in last...

January 21, 2010
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Incidents

Haiti: Pier Opens; More Aid Moves In

One of two piers at the port serving the Haitian capital has reopened, and a gravel road was laid off of it, clearing a major route for aid to come...

January 21, 2010
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Wednesday, January 20, 2010
Ports

Haiti: Damage to Main Port Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WtiLfNLcg38

January 20, 2010
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Lifesaving Incidents

Defense Secretary Robert Gates: “You cannot fully meet the needs of over 2 million people just using helicopters”

A Navy helicopter prepares to land on the hospital ship USNS Comfort as it anchors in the harbor at Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The Comfort deployed as part of a larger task...

January 20, 2010
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Incidents

Maritime Support Of Haiti – The Ships

The following diagram shows all known US and Canadian maritime assets currently deployed on earthquake support missions in Haiti. Click HERE to download the full resolution version of HERE for...

January 20, 2010
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Tuesday, January 19, 2010
Lifesaving Incidents

Haiti: CG Continues Evacuations, Clears Port

As of Monday, the Coast Guard has evacuated 662 Americans from Haiti. By Susan Schept – NavyTimes Although doing medevacs and ferrying Americans out of the danger zone is a...

January 19, 2010
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Blog

Port Au Prince Haiti, Earthquake Damage – Incident Photo Of The Week

MARAD kindly sent these photos to gCaptain via our tip line ([email protected]) with the following note:

January 19, 2010
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