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Cyber security risks for the ship operators
Cynthia Hudson, CEO, Hudson Analytix, acknowledges that maritime industry is a target to cyber risk for many reasons and as a result, action is needed from top management.
Protecting vessels from the internal and external cyber threat
Christian Vakarelis, VP Media Communications, Navarino, describes how, the company witnesses first hand the way cyber criminals become smarter almost every month.
Helicopter pilot crashes off Port Hedland, Australia
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) received a report that a helicopter had crashed into the water about 35 kilometres north of Port Hedland in Western Australia, and is currently conducting a search in that area.
New potential refuges for ships identified in Haida Gwaii
The Haida Nation and Transport Canada have revised a regional plan to ensure that ships in need of assistance have a designated location to stabilize their condition and reduce the hazards to navigation, human life and the environment.
Japan Coast Guard pushes negligent homicide charges over US warship collision
The Japan Coast Guard has recommended negligent homicide charges for the USS Fitzgerald’s officer of the deck and the ACX Crystal’s second officer, following the fatal collision on 17 Jun 2017, which caused death of seven sailors.