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Kenya removed from piracy red list

The global shipping industry has removed Kenya maritime waters within the Indian Ocean from the piracy red list, 12 years after it was designated a high-risk area (HRA). The move will save Kenya and East Africa millions of shillings in insurance

Incident Hot Spots – A Global Overview Of Navigation Incidents

In a navigation incident, the first line of inquiry would normally cover the bridge watchkeepers. While the human element plays a significant role in these incidents, it is perhaps worth asking, what if some geographic areas are more prone to navigation

UKMTO Weekly Piracy Report 29 Aug – 04 Sept 2021

Warnings, advisories and piracy incidents in the Indian Ocean Area by the UKMTO in the past week.   Source: UKMTO (United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations) The post UKMTO Weekly Piracy Report 29 Aug – 04 Sept 2021 first appeared on Hellenic