USS Theodore Roosevelt is not evacuated

TDespite the contagion of several crew members on board the American aircraft carrier “USS Theodore Roosevelt” with the corona virus, Defense Minister Mark Esper believes that it is currently not necessary to evacuate the ship. “I don’t think we’re at this point,” Esper told CBS on Tuesday. “We are moving a lot of supplies and […]

Where are all the ships now?

Z.Two weeks after the cancellation of all cruises, some scattered ships are still looking for open ports to disembark their passengers and fly home. Meanwhile, anchorages and berths for decommissioned cruise ships are becoming scarce. And the crew is mostly stuck on the ships. There has never been a comparable situation before the corona virus […]

Corona puts German sailors at risk – convoy from the Caribbean?

I.There is always a lot going on in the Caribbean in spring. The sailing season is in full swing. Thousands of Europeans sail through the paradisiacal waters at this time of year, with their palm-fringed beaches and lonely bays. For a few days now, relaxed sailing tourism has given way to purposeful activity. A lot […]

Cruise ship “MS Artania”: Abrupt end because of Corona

B“MS Artania” cruise guests are not particularly welcome in Western Australia. “This ship has to move on immediately,” the head of state, Mark McGowan, scolded on Thursday. But now about 830 passengers of the German cruise ship are expected to go ashore to continue their journey. From there they will be flown back to Germany […]

Seven Corona Falls on a German cruise ship off Australia

An On board a German cruise ship anchored off Australia, at least seven people have contracted the corona virus. The Bonn tour operator Phoenix said it was five passengers and two crew members of the “MS Artania”. None of the infected people are in a critical health condition. All guests should be flown out of […]

It all starts with the bow

They have a cutting edge: 80-meter yacht “Excellence” with a wave piecer front. Not seen because under water: the bulge. Picture: MYS / van Oossanen It is amazing what forms there are on dinghies, yachts or ships today. Oblique, straight, inclined backwards: sometimes it is design, sometimes it has tangible advantages. Er is vertical, inclined […]

Who gets the most credit: Brady or Belichick? – NBC Boston

From 2001 to 2019, the New England Patriots have won the AFC East 17 times. The other two years ended in a tie in first place. In that time frame, they went to 12 AFC championship games and nine Super bowls. Six have won. Bill Belichick and Tom Brady have been together for the entire […]

Indonesia: A ship carrying 15 people sinks into the waters off the eastern province

(MENAFN) According to a rescuer, a ship carrying 15 people capsized in waters off the eastern Maluku province of Indonesia on Sunday and search and rescue operations were halted due to bad weather. As said by the head of the provincial search and rescue office Muslimin Samaila, while sailing through the waters off Terangan Aru […]

3 coronavirus cases transported to Contra Costa County for medical treatment – NBC Bay Area

Contra Costa health service officials confirmed Tuesday that three new coronavirus patients in a group of international travelers quarantined at Travis Air Force Base were transferred to Contra Costa County for treatment. All three patients will be placed in quarantine indefinitely while fighting the virus while county health officials aim to minimize the potential for […]