Inmarsat launches cyber training package

Maritime communications company Inmarsat has launched a cyber security mobile training app for crew at the same time as introducing two components to its maritime cyber security service, Fleet Secure. Fleet Secure Endpoint has been […]

Germany ends migrant deterrent operation

Germany’s withdrawal from EU Navfor MED’s Operation Sophia, the EU’s naval operation to deter mass maritime migration across the Mediterranean Sea, has been met with disappointment by the country’s shipping association. The German Shipowners’ Association […]

Joint industry cyber security guidelines updated

A group of the world’s largest international shipping associations, including BIMCO, Intertanko, Intercargo, OCIMF, and the World Shipping Council, has published an update to their cyber-security guidelines. The third edition of Guidelines on Cyber Security […]

Stena tanker fires flares at pirates

Stena Bulk confirmed on 6 November that its 49,750 dwt chemical tanker Stena Imperial was approached by suspected pirate vessels in the Red Sea, west of Yemen, on 3 November. The incident came two days after […]