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Global Patrol Boats Market Analysis 2018 Sunbird Yacht, Stormer Marine

The report entitles “Patrol Boats Market: Global Industry Analysis 2013 to 2023” offers an accurate information and holistic view of patrol boats industry. The report provides an in-depth analysis of the market scenario their driving factors as well restraining factors. Further, the patrol boats report additionally embraces the detailed investigation of the market stats…

Israel and Germany green light billion dollar killer drone deal - Israel News

German lawmakers approved on Wednesday a $600 million military deal to lease several Heron TP drones manufactured by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), part of a deal with Israel estimated at roughly a billion dollars. IAI confirmed the agreement was signed with Airbus to lease the company’s Heron TP Medium Altitude Long…

Migrants are saved, but stranded at sea by Italian politics - KSBY.com

By FRANCES D'EMILIOAssociated PressROME (AP) - A private rescue ship carrying 629 migrants remained at sea Sunday evening after more than a day of not receiving permission to dock in either Italy or the small Mediterranean island nation of Malta.Aid group SOS Mediterraneee said the passengers on its ship, the Aquarius, included 400 people who were picked up by the Italian navy…

The Latest: 932 migrants reach Sicily as 2nd ship sails on

CATANIA, Sicily (AP) The Latest on the flow of migrants into Europe (all times local):10:40 a.m.Italy's coast guard says its ship Diciotti has brought 932 migrants to shore in Catania, Sicily, as a diplomatic standoff continues over Italy's refusal to let another rescue ship dock.The Diciotti was also carrying the corpses of two people who died during their voyage…

Migrants are saved, but stranded at sea by Italian politics - KVOA | KVOA.com

By FRANCES D'EMILIOAssociated PressROME (AP) - A private rescue ship carrying 629 migrants remained at sea Sunday evening after more than a day of not receiving permission to dock in either Italy or the small Mediterranean island nation of Malta.Aid group SOS Mediterraneee said the passengers on its ship, the Aquarius, included 400 people who were picked up by the Italian navy…
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Global Unmanned Underwater Vehicles Market 2018 - Subsea 7, Thales SA, Teledyne Gavia ehf, Boeing Co

A brief overview of market status & outlook on Global Unmanned Underwater Vehicles Market which will help the buyer in reviewing industry development trends and opportunities. To begin with report which covers market characteristics, industry structure and comitative landscape, the problems, desire concepts, along with business strategies market effectiveness.

Migrant rescue ship standoff in Mediterranean divides Europe

Italy's populist government on Tuesday lashed out at France for criticizing its refusal to allow safe harbor for a rescue ship with 629 migrants, instead sending two military vessels to take on some of the migrant passengers in the waters off Sicily and escort the ship on a dayslong voyage to Spain. The standoff over the fate of the Aquarius…

Saudi-led alliance gears up for battle in key Yemeni port city | World

ADEN (Reuters) - A Saudi-led coalition geared up on Tuesday for an assault on Yemen’s main port, preparing to launch by far the biggest battle of a three-year-old war between an alliance of Arab states and the Houthi movement that controls Yemen’s capital. A view of cranes, damaged by air strikes, at the container terminal of the Red Sea port of Hodeidah, Yemen November 30, 2017.

Arctic Storms pollock new-build is first step in fleet renewal

US catcher Arctic Storm Management Group plans to replace its other vessel, after announcing plans to build a new Alaska pollock and Pacific cod vessel on Monday.Doug Christensen, CEO of Seattle, Washington-based Arctic Storm, said the company plans to replace the Arctic Fjord with a new, 100x21 meter, factory trawler, for harvesting pollock and cod.

Europe is Chinese smartphone maker's next target

First, it conquered India. Now, it wants to win over Europe. Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is making an aggressive play for European markets like France, Italy and Spain. The expansion comes ahead of the company's highly anticipated IPO, which is expected to raise billions of dollars this summer. Xiaomi is best known for selling cheap, high performance smartphones.

Doll heads, fridge and bowling ball picked up in McNabs Island cleanup

Eight-year-old Sebastian Stoops was one of 200 volunteers who came from Halifax and Eastern Passage to clean up McNabs Island on Sunday afternoon. The annual cleanup of McNabs Island in Halifax Harbour on Sunday yielded no shortage of unique items, from a fridge and stove, to deck chairs, doll heads, an aquarium and even a bowling ball.

Migrant Ship, With Italian Support, Will Make Dayslong Journey To Spain : NPR

Migrants wait to disembark from the rescue ship Aquarius in the Sicilian harbor of Catania, Italy, on May 27. This past weekend the ship picked up more migrants, but was turned away from ports in Sicily and the nearby country of Malta. Now it will head for Spain instead. Migrants wait to disembark from the rescue ship Aquarius in the Sicilian harbor of Catania, Italy, on May 27.

Spain offers to take migrant ship carrying more than 600 amid Italy-Malta standoff

It was unclear if the days of sailing west it would take to get to Spain were feasible, SOS Mediterranee Maritime Operations Manager Antoine Laurent said. The traumatized, exhausted passengers include 120 minors, many of them travelling alone, and seven pregnant women. Several migrants had water in their lungs, suffered…

Forum Energy Technologies expands European in-country operations

Forum Energy Technologies has moved to expand its operations in Europe by appointing a new single distributor for its extensive fleet of subsea vehicles across The Netherlands and Belgium. Seascape Subsea Technology BV will represent Forum Energy Technologies for the sale of the company’s range of remote operated vehicles (ROVs) in the two countries…

bpost and DHL strike deal on cross-border overnight shipping in Benelux

DHL Parcels and Belgian national postal service bpost have announced that they will combine their services in a non-exclusive partnership called ‘Dé Benelux bezorgers’ (in Dutch: The Benelux delivery staff) to make it easier for online merchants and consumers to harness ecommerce in the region.In particular, the cooperation…

The Latest: Italy, Malta agree to help name missing migrants

ROME (AP) - The Latest on the flow of migrants into Europe (all times local):6:25 p.m.Italy and Malta may be at odds over the fate of a migrant rescue boat, but their governments are pledging to work together to identify those migrants who have died or gone missing over the years in the Mediterranean.Representatives from Italy…

Italy, Malta standoff leaves migrant rescue boat stuck at sea

Terry DALEY,1 / 3Some 629 people, including pregnant women and scores of children, were saved by SOS Mediterranee Saturday (AFP Photo/LOUISA GOULIAMAKI)Rome (AFP) - Hundreds of people on board a migrant rescue boat have been stranded in the Mediterranean between Italy and Malta in a standoff between the two nations, with both refusing to allow the vessel to dock.Some 629 people…

Italy's new leaders get tough on migrants; Spain steps up

ROME (AP) - Italy's new "Italians first" government claimed victory Monday when the Spanish prime minister offered safe harbor to a private rescue ship after Italy and Malta refused to allow it permission to disembark its 629 migrant passengers in their ports.AdvertismentofGallery:The Aquarius, a rescue vessel operated by aid group SOS Mediterranee…

China is Buying Up Ports and Influence Across Europe

Ronald H. LindenSecurity, EurasiaThe MV Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller, the world's biggest container ship, arrives at the harbour of Rotterdam August 16, 2013. The 55,000 tonne ship, named after the son of the founder of the oil and shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk, has a length of 400 meters and cost $185 million. A.P. Moller-Maersk raised its annual profit forecast for the business on Friday…

Migrants are saved, but stranded at sea by Italian politics | News

ROME (AP) A private rescue ship carrying 629 migrants remained at sea Sunday evening after more than a day of not receiving permission to dock in either Italy or the small Mediterranean island nation of Malta.Aid group SOS Mediterraneee said the passengers on its ship, the Aquarius, included 400 people who were picked up by the Italian navy…