A joint statement, officially establishing the Arctic Coast Guard Forum, was signed by leaders representing all eight coast guard agencies of the Arctic nations.
The first of more than 80 boats participating in the 2015 fall Salty Dawg Rally are now on their way from Rhode Island to Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands and other Caribbean destinations.
Pride of Baltimore II, America’s Star-Spangled Ambassador, finishes her season with an event of international proportions on Wednesday, November 4, as Pride will rendezvous with the HNoMS Statsraad Lehmkuhl, the largest Tall Ship (332 feet) to visit Baltimore this year! Captains of both vessels will meet near the Key Bridge at 9 a.m. as Pride escorts Statsraad Lehmkuhl to the Inner Harbor by 10 am.
Proving that solar propulsion is not only environmentally and budget-friendly, but feasible, a 39-foot vessel, Solar Sal, recently completed the final leg of its maiden cargo run, carrying recycled cardboard along the Erie Canal without using a single drop of fossil fuel.
Wreckage found at the bottom of the ocean over the weekend is the sunken cargo ship El Faro, the National Transportation Safety Board confirmed Monday.
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