IFSMA Newsletter No.67 Summer(N) 2012 Drukāt
Ceturtdiena, 20 septembris 2012 15:39

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IFSMA attended the Enviromental Conference Rio+20 - The report by IFSMA representative Capt. Jones 

IFSMA at Environmental Conference Rio+20.
Inside this issue:
Some thoughts from your Secretary General  p.3
The GLAs Maritime eLoran  p.4
Erika and Prestige trials  p.7
MARLEANT, Improving Continuing Education for Seafarers  p.8
New World Record for Highest Freefall Lifeboat   p.9
Rena Captain and Navigator Jailed   p.10
IFSMA at Environment Conference Rio+20   p.10
Container and Other News  p.11
Breakdown of Communications  p 12
Increase in Accidents as Markets Fall   p.13
Maersk Alabama Crew Sues   p.14
Piracy, the Curse of Maritime Transport    p.14
Milestone Ratifications of Seafarers Labour Rights Charter   p.16
Pollution - Chief Engineer Jailed   p.17
US Vessels on Grey List   p.18
Natural Fibre Ropes - Care and Maintenance   p.19
Asian Gypsy Moths   p.21
China Navigation and Swire Pacific Offshore join WOC  p.22
Salvage of Costa Concordia   p.23
China Minister Praises Seafarers  p.24
Industry Recognises Revised IMO Model Course for ECDIS  p.24
Reports from GLAs  p.26
IAPH Establishes Women's Forum  p.28
IMO Introduces Amendments  p.28
Hapag-Lloyd Celebrates 120 years of Service to Canada  p.29
Kon-Tiki Expedition, 50th Anniversary  p.30
Maths@Sea  p.31
Books@Sea  p.32
To read full Newsletter click on Link: IFSMA Newsletter No.67 Summer 2012