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AIS, LRIT and – 1984...
The wonders of technology at sea, and ashore.

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe by Joseph Keefe on 11/2/2011 9:22:59 AM | with 1 comments


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Seafarers and Shore Leave:
The two are rarely seen in the same sentence anymore. And, (partly) because of it, the brain drain from the global mariner pool will continue unabated. But, there’s much more to the broken equation than that…

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe by Joseph Keefe on 11/16/2011 9:51:18 AM | with 8 comments


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Seafarers and Shore Leave: Part Deux
Domestic Port Security as it relates to visiting mariners remains nothing more than a charade, intended to make the general public feel a little bit better. Reader response to my first column tells how and why.

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe by Joseph Keefe on 11/30/2011 7:50:38 AM | with 6 comments