Sunday, December 30, 2007
Incident Photo Of The Week – M/V Hanjin Pennsylvania
After a brief hiatus we return to a popular gCaptain feature “Incident Photo Of The Week“. This weeks photo is the aftermath of a 2002 fire aboard the M/V Hanjin...
Friday, December 28, 2007
Sunday, December 23, 2007
Sunday, December 16, 2007
Saturday, December 15, 2007
Thursday, December 13, 2007
Tuesday, December 11, 2007
AIS-B, Automatic Information System For Boats. A Welcome Change?
We have already proclaimed our love of AIS, the technology that helps watchkeepers identify surrounding vessel traffic, but currently this technology only lets us track large ships. This is about...
Saturday, December 8, 2007
Thursday, December 6, 2007
Wednesday, December 5, 2007
Tuesday, December 4, 2007
Tug-of-War | USCG Icebreakers VS Great Lakes Freighter
YouTube user 20greatlakes07 recently put together this video of the USCG Icebreaker Mackinaw’s unsuccessful, but valiant, attempt to free the Great Lakes freighter Edgar B. Speer from ice in Lake...
Friday, November 23, 2007
Preventing Future Cosco Busan Type Incidents – NPR Audio
A gCaptain reader forwarded the following National Public Radio appearance by our friend Kelly Sweeney, author of the book “From the Bridge, Authentic Modern Sea Stories“. Captain Kelly brings up...
Tuesday, November 20, 2007
San francisco Oil Spill Hearings – A Response to Admiral Bone, USCG
Yesterday my comments were published on the front page of The San Francisco Chronicle in an article titled; “Hearing today at Presidio – tough queries for spill captain.” Prior to...
Friday, November 16, 2007
Cosco Busan Crew Remain Silent During NTSB Interview
In other news The San Jose Mercury News tells us; The International Maritime Organization saw the Cosco Busan oil spill coming: Last year, it banned new ships from being built...
Monday, November 12, 2007
Sunday, November 11, 2007
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