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Navy Disciplines Sailors Involved in Jet Fuel Spill

By MarEx 2017-06-23 21:55:11

On May 11, Navy personnel at Naval Station Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach, Virginia made an error in routing aviation fuel from a tank barge into an on-shore storage...

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House Budget Includes Extra $6B for Naval Shipbuilding

By MarEx 2017-06-23 20:51:08

The House Armed Services Committee’s proposed National Defense Authorization Act for 2018 includes $6 billion more for naval shipbuilding than requested by the Trump...

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Industry Tells IMO to Set CO2 Targets

By MarEx 2017-06-22 20:23:30

BIMCO, INTERCARGO, International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and INTERTANKO have made a joint proposal to the IMO laying out what it believes should be the industry's CO2...

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Adm. Mark Buzby Nominated as Next Maritime Administrator

By MarEx 2017-06-22 19:17:04

On Thursday, President Donald Trump nominated Rear Adm. Mark H. "Buz" Buzby to be the next head of the Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration...

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Community Pitches In to Help USS Fitzgerald's Crew

By MarEx 2017-06-22 14:05:39

The military community is collecting donations and pitching in to help sailors who lost their possessions in the flooded berthing areas of the destroyer USS Fitzgerald. The...

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Navy May Skip Shock Trials for Carrier Gerald R. Ford

By MarEx 2017-06-21 20:14:10

The House Armed Services Committee may allow the Navy to put the first-in-class carrier Gerald R. Ford into service without shock testing, the practice of subjecting a...

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Another Officer Sentenced in GDMA Bribery Scandal

By MarEx 2017-06-21 13:44:08

The sprawling investigation into corruption in the U.S. Navy’s 7th Fleet advanced quickly last week: a federal court sentenced yet another officer to...

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Russia May Raise Sunken Nuclear Submarines

By Charles Digges 2017-06-20 22:53:45

Russian scientists have again floated the possibility of raising a nuclear submarine that the Soviet Navy sank on purpose almost 40 years ago in an effort to salvage a long...

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U.S. State Dept. "Mystified" by Saudi Stance on Qatar

By MarEx 2017-06-20 19:48:49

In a statement at a press briefing Tuesday, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert expressed doubt about the motives behind the Saudi- and UAE-led embargo on Qatar,...

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Cayman Islands Tops Paris MoU List

By MarEx 2017-06-20 18:19:23

The Paris MoU Committee has adopted new performance lists for flags and recognized organizations, with Cayman Islands topping the flag white list, followed by France and...

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