Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Russian Icebreaker Issues (Then Retracts) Mayday Call in Storm Off Norway

OSLO/MOSCOW, Oct 22 (Reuters) – A Russian icebreaking vessel with 33 people on board made a Mayday call during a storm off the coast of western Norway on

October 22, 2019
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Monday, August 11, 2014
sailboat Walkabout julio

Matson Containership Rescues Three From Disabled Sailboat Off Hawaii – Video

UPDATE 1757 EST 11 August: All three crewmembers from the sailing vessel Walkabout are safely aboard the containership MV Manukai and enroute to Honolulu

August 11, 2014
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Wednesday, February 8, 2012
German Coast Guard Commercial

A Failure To Communicate – The Best YouTube Commercial Ever Made

It’s that time of the year,  time to play  – once more – gCaptain’s all time favorite TV commercial… the German Coast

February 8, 2012
Total Views: 401

Thursday, December 15, 2011
Russian Fishing Vessel with 32 Crew Taking on Water Near Antartica [BREAKING]

Russian Fishing Vessel with 32 Crew Taking on Water Near Antartica [BREAKING]

New Zealand’s maritime authority, Maritime New Zealand, has just issued a frightening report coming from a fishing vessel with 32 crew that is stranded

December 15, 2011
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Sunday, October 12, 2008
Lifesaving Incidents

Video – Deadliest Catch Ocean Challenger Rescue Coast Guard comes to the aid of the Ocean Challenger as the crab fleet listens to the news. Video of USCG ( United

October 12, 2008
Total Views: 88

Monday, September 15, 2008

Mayday, Mayday, Mayday – We Have A Fire!

I don’t have many pictures of my father but I recently ran across one posted on the website of his fire company “Rescue 3”. Following Vietnam

September 15, 2008
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Monday, August 6, 2007

Skyway Bridge Accident And Collapse – May 9, 1980, Tampa Florida In light of the Minnesota bridge collapse I wanted to share the mayday called immediately following the Skyway

August 6, 2007
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