Friday, December 4, 2020
Press Releases

Tall Ships America and United States Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administrator Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Press Release – Tall Ships America is pleased to announce the revival of a long-standing partnership with the United States Department of Transportation’s

December 4, 2020
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Friday, April 19, 2019
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Maritime News

Montenegro Seizes Drugs on Navy Training Ship

PODGORICA, April 19 (Reuters) – Montenegrin military police have seized around 50 kilograms of drugs on board a naval training ship, hours before it was

April 19, 2019
Total Views: 30

Friday, March 31, 2017
News

Watch: Impressive High Seas Evacuation from Tall Ship

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VSjrNbHS2wA Some amazing video showing the daring rescue of a teenager from a Norwegian tall ship in the North Sea. According

March 31, 2017
Total Views: 15

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Evergreen

SSV Oliver Hazard Perry, Now Officially America’s Newest Sail Training Ship

The 200-foot tall ship Oliver Hazard Perry is ready to take on its first class of trainees as America’s newest Tall Ship and Rhode Island’s

July 26, 2016
Total Views: 42

Saturday, July 23, 2016
Blog

Viking Ship Organization was aware of US Pilotage Requirements on the Great Lakes

By Capt. George Haynes ,Pilot, Vice-President ,Lakes Pilots Association  The Norwegian Viking Ship Drake Harald Harfagre is on its way to Chicago from Bay

July 23, 2016
Total Views: 10

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Interesting

After Sailing from Across North Atlantic, Real Viking Ship Forced to Leave Great Lakes Over Pilot Fees

A modern day Viking ship that sailed all the way from Norway to attend a Great Lakes tall ship festival may not even make be forced to turn back

July 13, 2016
Total Views: 58

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
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Blog

Book Review: Alaric Bond’s HMS Prometheus, The Fine Line Between Valor and Recklessness

In Alaric Bond’s most recent novel, HMS Prometheus, the eighth of his Fighting Sail series, the Mediterranean is a dangerous place for the Royal Navy. In

March 9, 2016
Total Views: 48

Friday, January 22, 2016
News

Prosecutor: Colombians Smuggled Drugs Into U.S. Aboard Spanish Navy Training Ship

By Joseph Ax NEW YORK, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Two Colombians ran a major heroin and cocaine smuggling operation to New York aboard the Royal Spanish

January 22, 2016
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Thursday, November 26, 2015
Maritime News

WATCH: Tall Ship Gorch Fock Shows How Not to Make an Entrance

German Navy tall ship Gorch Fock shows how not to enter port in Wilhelmshaven, Germany on

November 26, 2015
Total Views: 34

Thursday, November 5, 2015
News

Ship Photos of the Day – Sail Training Ship ARM Cuauhtemoc Arrives in Guatemala

Mexico’s naval training ship ARM Cuauhtemoc at Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala, November 4, 2015. The training ship arrived at Guatemala from Nicaragua

November 5, 2015
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Thursday, September 3, 2015
News

WATCH: Drone Addicts Video from SAIL Amsterdam Maritime Festival

Netherlands-based Drone Addicts was at the Port of Amsterdam in August to capture the parade of ships kicking off SAIL 2015, a once-every-five-years maritime

September 3, 2015
Total Views: 103

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Photos of the Day – SAIL Amsterdam Festival Kicks Off with Huge Parade

  Here are some photos from Wednesday’s Sail-In Parade marking the beginning of the SAIL Amsterdam 2015 maritime festival held in Amsterdam,

August 19, 2015
Total Views: 29

Friday, August 14, 2015
News

Old-Time Tall Ship Sets Sail with Modern-Day Power

  Have you ever dreamed of learning to sail the seven seas aboard an old-time tall ship, complete with wood masts, rope ladders, custom-made sails—and

August 14, 2015
Total Views: 158

Friday, July 17, 2015
News

Here’s A Tall Ship Video for Those of You Who Like Spectacular Tall Ship Videos

Here’s a great video – make sure to turn HD on – filmed by a drone during the recent Tall Ships America Challenge held in Greenport Harbor,

July 17, 2015
Total Views: 31

Thursday, July 16, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Photos of the Day – Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry Sets Sail on Maiden Voyage

SSV Oliver Hazard Perry set sail on her maiden voyage Thursday from Portsmouth, Rhode Island to Portland, Maine to attend the Tall Ships Portland festival this

July 16, 2015
Total Views: 24

Saturday, May 30, 2015
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Blog

SPOTD: World’s Largest Rubber Duck

The World’s Largest Rubber Duck didn’t exactly fly south for the winter, but after a much needed off-season rest the cuddly floating fowl will abandon its

May 30, 2015
Total Views: 13

Friday, May 29, 2015
Maritime News

111 Feet Up – Climbing the Main Mast of a Fully-Rigged Tall Ship… at 9 Knots

  [contextly_sidebar id=”L3OI7oSpk51om3zT4wRAWpfVZW5hJ2Dh”]Here’s a video posted by Norway’s Stiftelsen Fullriggeren

May 29, 2015
Total Views: 941

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Incidents

Playing Pirate Does Not a Sailor Make

When I first read of the rescue of the tall ship Liana’s Ransom, I contacted friends in the tall ship community to express my sadness at the loss of

April 2, 2015
Total Views: 94

Monday, March 30, 2015
Interesting

Tall Ship Abandoned – Nine Rescued from Canadian Schooner Off Massachusetts

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued all nine crewmembers from the Canadian tall ship Liana's Ransom 58 miles east of Gloucester, Massachusetts on

March 30, 2015
Total Views: 36

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Blog

Here’s What It Looks Like to Climb the 58-Meter Mast of a Tall Ship – Video

Here’s some GoPro video of a cadet at Russia’s Murmansk State Technical University climbing a 58-meter mast onboard the STS Sedov, a steel-hulled

September 23, 2014
Total Views: 123