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Monday, January 19, 2009
Flight 1592 Video Released by Coast Guard
The Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board released this Coast Guard footage of US Airways Flight 1592 performing an emergency landing into the Hudson River last week. The footage...
Tuesday, February 19, 2008
A Word On Vessel Traffic Service
A Word On Vessel Traffic Service by Captain John Denham The purpose of a Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) is to provide active monitoring and navigational advice for vessels in particularly...
Monday, February 11, 2008
Artificial Intelligence – Can VTS be far behind?
Artificial Intelligence by Richard Rodriguez NetworkWorld.com is reporting that the US Air Forces is looking to artificial intelligence for controlling aricraft. Automated ATC – now there’s a concept. Here’s an...
Thursday, November 29, 2007
Saturday, November 24, 2007
American’s Marine Highway
I am pleased to report a significant amount of positive feedback from mariners when discussing new MARAD (Maritime Administration) initiatives. In addition to being on the forefront of new LNG...
Tuesday, November 20, 2007
Darwin Award Close Call of the Week – Video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cj502ncMu7E Youtube commentary; While sailing on San Francisco Bay we had a close encounter with a container ship. The container ship honked at the other sailboat. We had space to...
Friday, November 16, 2007
VTS Warning to Cosco Busan Pilot
National news sources are publishing a story about the VTS warning to the Cosco Busan’s pilot Jim Cota. In a story titled “Ship Got No Alert From Coast Guard” the...
Thursday, October 25, 2007