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FAIRPLAY News feeds

  • Princess orders at Fincantieri
    July 30, 2014 10:36:00 PM

    Princess Cruises has placed an order at Italy’s Fincantieri for a 143,000gt, 3,560-passenger newbuild for delivery in 2017.
  • Dorian to pool VLGCs with Phoenix
    July 30, 2014 4:53:00 PM

    NYSE-listed Dorian LPG has announced the creation of a new VLGC pool with MOL subsidiary Phoenix Tankers.
  • Alang breakers approach certification
    July 30, 2014 3:21:00 PM

    Four Indian ship-recycling yards in Alang in Gujarat have completed the first phase of an international standard certification process.

Yachting Piracy Bulletin Updated October 2013

Yachting Piracy Bulletin

Somali Piracy warning for YACHTS


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