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Shipping Schedule: Week Starting October 19

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting October 19

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday October 19th.On Saturday the Disney Magic cruise ship is expected, on Sunday the Norwegian Gem cruise ship will arrive, on Monday the Oleander container ship and the Anthem of the Seas cruise ship are expected, and on Tuesday... Read more of this article

Aming To Discuss Tiger Shark Research In NYC

Aming To Discuss Tiger Shark Research In NYC

Bermudian ocean explorer Choy Aming will be speaking at the upcoming Sea Stories 2019 event at New York’s famed Explorers Club. The senior aquarist at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo and director of The Bermuda Shark Project, Mr. Aming is one of five speakers invited to address the prestigious day-long symposium on November 9 His presentation,... Read more of this article

Island Researcher Describes Sargasso Sea Trip

Island Researcher Describes Sargasso Sea Trip

Bermudian graduate student Shane Antonition calls his two-week journey into the Sargasso Sea aboard Greenpeace’s research vessel M/V Esperanza an “awe-inspiring and humbling.” A research assistant at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo [BAMZ], Mr. Antonition joined the Esperanza this summer when the vessel sailed out of St. George’s... Read more of this article

Vessel Runs Out Of Fuel With 2 People Onboard

Vessel Runs Out Of Fuel With 2 People Onboard

The Bermuda Regiment responded and were able to assist after a 21ft vessel ran out of fuel just east of Whalebone Bay, Ferry Reach with two people onboard. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Bermuda Radio is advised by the 21ft vessel SWEEDS II that they had run out of fuel and were anchored just east of Whalebone Bay, Ferry... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting October 12

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting October 12

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday October 12th.On Sunday the NACC Alicudi cement carrier, the Viking Sun cruise ship and the Oleander container ship are expected, and on Monday the Disney Magic and the Grandeur of the Seas cruise ships will arrive. On Wednesday... Read more of this article

Sick Passenger Evacuated From Cruise Ship

Sick Passenger Evacuated From Cruise Ship

Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre [BMOC] received a call from Anthem of the Seas on Tuesday, advising them of a medical emergency onboard and requesting medical evacuation of a passenger. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Bermuda Radio received a call from the outbound passenger ship ‘Anthem of the Seas’ advising of a medical... Read more of this article

AXA XL & Grocers Ocean Protection Campaign

AXA XL & Grocers Ocean Protection Campaign

AXA XL, the P&C and specialty risk division of AXA SA, announced that as part of its commitment to stem the tide of ocean risk, they are launching “an ocean protection education campaign that will involve major local supermarkets.” “This week, Harrington Hundreds in Smiths, Lindo’s Market in Devonshire and Lindo’s Family Foods... Read more of this article

Video: Researchers Dive Into Island’s Depths

Video: Researchers Dive Into Island’s Depths

The XL Catlin Deep Ocean Survey of Bermuda’s reefs and marine environment resulted in nine major scientific research papers, the discovery of a hundred new sea species and the identification of a new ocean zone off the island, Writing earlier this year in the online marine conservation magazine InDepth, editor Amanda White said the project, financed... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting October 5

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting October 5

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday October 5th.On Sunday the BW Pavilion Leeara LNG tanker and the Oleander container ship are expected, on Monday the Anthem of the Seas and the Disney Magic cruise ships will arrive, and on Tuesday the Somers Isles container... Read more of this article

When The CIA’s Sub Heist Ship Visited Bermuda

When The CIA’s Sub Heist Ship Visited Bermuda

It was one of the most extraordinary, and extraordinary looking, ships to ever call in Bermuda. The Glomar Explorer couldn’t help but turn heads and set tongues wagging when it dropped anchor just off the island in August, 1973. The recently launched 63,000 ton, 620-foot ship’s most attention-grabbing feature was the sky-spearing lattice... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting September 28

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting September 28

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday September 28th.On Sunday the Oleander container ship is scheduled to arrive, On Monday the Grandeur of the Seas and the Carnival Sunshine cruise ships are expected and on Wednesday the Aidaluna and the Carnival Magic cruise... Read more of this article

Minister On Submarine Cables Legislation

Minister On Submarine Cables Legislation

“This legislation will put Bermuda back on the submarine cable industry map by promoting Bermuda as a jurisdiction of choice for submarine cable companies to have their head office located here,” Minister of Home Affairs Walter Roban said. Speaking in the House of Assembly today [Sept 27], the Minister said, “Earlier today I laid before... Read more of this article

DENR On Hurricane Damage To Shipwreck Site

DENR On Hurricane Damage To Shipwreck Site

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources [DENR] is currently assessing damage caused by the passage of Hurricane Humberto to the site of the shipwreck of the Montana. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Environment and Natural Resources [DENR] is aware of significant damage to the side paddle steamer and blockade runner... Read more of this article