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Thursday, February 20, 2020

(Ops/Assistance) MALDIVES – MNDF helps a flooded speedboat carrying five tourists

https://avas.mv/en/78085 The Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) provided assistance to a flooded speedboat carrying five tourists from the Taj Exotica Resort to the airport island of Hulhule. The MNDF revealed that the speedboat began to...

(Ops/Fire) MAURITIUS – A boat was burned in the harbour

source: ILO Mauritius – MRCC Mauritius On 11 Sept 2019 at 0800 h (LT) a fire broke out on board Fishing Vessel JIN YUAN berthed alongside fish Quay A. Port Emergency Services, MPA tugs and...

(Accident) MALDIVES – Dinghy carrying football team capsizes

https://avas.mv/en/77943 A dinghy vessel carrying a football team capsized on Monday night. MNDF said the vessel carrying N.Miladhoo island's football team capsized while traveling to Manadhoo island of the same atoll. The vessel overturned while...

(News) INDIA-Navy trains Kerala coastal police wardens in rescue Operations

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kochi/navy-trains-coastal-police-wardens-in-rescue-ops/articleshow/69747592.cms The Southern Naval Command (SNC) of Indian Navy conducted a two-day marine familiarization programme for trainee recruits of Kerala coastal police on Monday and Tuesday. The training was given to a batch of 178 coastal...

(News) RED SEA-Experts fear deserted oil tanker off Yemen could explode.

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jul/23/yemen-deserted-tanker-holding-over-1m-oil-barrels-explode A deserted oil tanker described as a “floating bomb” that is currently anchored off the coast of war-torn Yemen has the potential to create an environmental disaster, according to experts. A byproduct of the battle...

(Ops/Rescue) SOUTH AFRICA – 4 people were rescued by a local fishing boat when...

source: NSRI At 09h55, Tuesday, 24th September, NSRI Durban duty crew were activated following Police reports of a boat capsized off-shore of The Bluff. The sea rescue craft Rescue 5A was launched. Police Search and Rescue, eThekwini...

(News) Arabian Sea – US Navy ends search for missing USS Abraham Lincoln sailor

https://navaltoday.com/2019/07/22/us-navy-ends-search-for-missing-uss-abraham-lincoln-sailor/ The US Navy has ended its search and rescue efforts for a sailor believed to have gone overboard from the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) in the morning hours of July 17. The sailor, assigned...

(Ops/Assistance) MALDIVES -MNDF initiates efforts to salvage drifting vessels

https://avas.mv/en/77913 Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) attempted to salvage two boats drifting in the open water. The two boats, with no passengers or crew members aboard, were anchored off industrial island Thilafushi before its anchor...

(Act/MARPOL) MOZAMBIQUE CHANNEL – 7 dispersed light oil slicks were detected in the Mozambique...

source: ILO France On September 15th an EMSA satellite spotted the potential presence of 7 light oil slicks distributed in the Mozambique Channel. Considering the volatility of the slicks, a natural dispersion is probable.

(News) OMAN-Ship owners to pay steep fines for endangering Omani waters

https://timesofoman.com/article/1824366/TimesTV/Oman/ Videos/Ship-owners-to-pay-steep-fines-for-endangering-Omani-waters The owners of ships operating through Omani ports could face a fine of up to OMR5000 for each mistake that endangers Omani waters with pollutants. This new decision has been revealed by the...
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