World News   Business   Maritime (39)
World Maritime Timeline Thursday, September 3 Bookmark and Share     Author
Search World News Atlas:
US Coast Guard moves to end Shell icebreaker protest   The US Coast Guard has begun an operation to remove Greenpeace protesters blocking an icebreaker from departing Portland, Oregon Egypt holds trial run on second Suez Canal   The first cargo ships have passed through Egypt's second Suez Canal, amid tight security, ahead of the new official opening next month Maersk Tigris: Iran releases seized cargo ship  A container ship seized in the Strait of Hormuz by Iran last week has been released, its operator has confirmed   US approves ferry service between Cuba and Florida  Ferries could be set to run between Florida and Cuba for the first time in more than 50 years after the US government approved new services US military 'monitoring' Iran ship seizure   Pentagon officials say the US is monitoring the seizure by Iran of a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship Vietnam tanker crew freed by pirates  Oil tanker The MT Sunrise 689, which went missing last week was seized by pirates who stole some of its cargo before releasing its crew, say officials   South Korea police 'find body' of fugitive ferry boss   Police in South Korea believe they have found the body of Yoo Byung-eun, the fugitive boss of the operator of a ferry that sank in April Ship loses more than 500 containers in heavy seas Anger at Japan whalers 'disrespect' Vast iceberg poses risk to shipping  Latest images show several kilometres of water between the iceberg, estimated to be about 700 sq km, and the glacier that spawned the block Henna dispute: Chinese cruise ship evacuated Attack on Suez Canal ship 'foiled'   Cuban arms on seized N Korean ship
World News (12) Business (831) Maritime (39) August (3) July (2) May (2) April (1) 2014 (4) 2013 (4) 2012 (9) 2011 (4) 2010 (5) 2009 (6) 2007 (3) 2006 (2) 2002 (1) 2001 (1) Before 2000
2000-2015 Map (39) Europe (16) East Asia (8) Middle East (9) South Asia Africa (9) Latin America (7) North America (8)    European Union (12)    United Kingdom (3)    USA (11)    California (3)    San Francisco Bay Area    Arab Countries (5)    North Africa (3)    Egypt (3)    Central America (6)    Panama (6)    Oceania (3)    Japan (5)    Polar Regions (3)    Pacific Northwest (3)
Maritime & Environmental (4) Maritime & Food (5) Maersk (6)
Maritime on Wikipedia Maritime on Web

Chart Location by Topic Chart Time by Topic
Canal (19)   Cuba   Panama Canal   Panama Business (8)   Port Said   Egypt Maritime (3)

Bad Economic News Main Event: Egypt launches...
Maritime on Google Map

1. 2015-08-07 Panama Canal to limit ship size due to drought
2. 2015-08-07 Drought affects shipping on Romanian stretch of Danube Danube, Romania
2015-08-06 Egypt launches Suez Canal expansion Ismailia, Egypt
E. 2015-07-30 US Coast Guard moves to end Shell icebreaker protest
F. 2015-07-25 Egypt holds trial run on second Suez Canal Suez Canal, Egypt
G. 2015-05-07 Maersk Tigris: Iran releases seized cargo ship Southern Iran
H. 2015-05-05 US approves ferry service between Cuba and Florida Washington
8. 2015-04-28 US military 'monitoring' Iran ship seizure Straits of Hormuz, Southern Iran
J. 2014-10-08 Vietnam tanker crew freed by pirates Southeast Asia

Recent Summary.     Click for More >
Panama Canal to limit ship size due to drought Drought affects shipping on Romanian stretch of Danube Egypt launches Suez Canal expansion   Egypt has opened a major expansion of the Suez Canal, which deepens the main waterway and provides ships with a 35km (22 mile) channel parallel... US Coast Guard moves to end Shell icebreaker protest Egypt holds trial run on second Suez Canal Maersk Tigris: Iran releases seized cargo ship US approves ferry service between Cuba and Florida US military 'monitoring' Iran ship seizure
Aug. 7   Panama
  Romania
Aug. 6   Egypt
Jul.30   Oregon
Jul.25   Egypt
May.7   Southern Iran
May.5   Washington
Apr.28   Southern Iran



     * Time by Topic * Location by Topic
Maritime, 21st Century, Location by Topic
Location Maritime Disasters Crime Sea Disaster Politics
USA
US approves ferry service between Cuba and F...
Occupy rallies disrupt US ports
Oakland protesters shut down port
Oil spill vessels return to site
US court orders ports to reopen
Oil spill vessels return to site
Area of fishing ban extended in Gulf
Crime
USA USA
Crime
Sea Disaster
USA USA
Sea Disaster
US Coast Guard moves to end Shell icebreaker...
Occupy rallies disrupt US ports
Oakland protesters shut down port
East Asia
Vietnam tanker crew freed by pirates
South Korea police 'find body' of fugitive...
Humpback whale hunt halted
Japan in commercial whaling push
China sends boat to Taiwan
South Korea police 'find body' of fugitive...
Henna dispute: Chinese cruise ship evacuated
Vietnam tanker crew freed by pirates
Japan 'frees Chinese fishermen'
Terror threat in Strait of Malacca
South Korea police 'find body' of fugitive...
Henna dispute: Chinese cruise ship evacuated
Politics
East Asia East Asia
Politics
Arab Countries
Suez Canal new waterway opening
Pirates attack U.S. cargo ship but fail
'Ransom paid' for hijacked supertanker
Crew retakes ship after fight with pirates
Dubai firm to 'transfer' US ports
Disasters
Arab Countries Arab Countries
Disasters
Attack on Suez Canal ship 'foiled'
Pirates attack U.S. cargo ship but fail
'Ransom paid' for hijacked supertanker
Sea Disaster
Arab Countries Arab Countries
Sea Disaster
Politics
Arab Countries Arab Countries
Politics
Italy
Cruise ship firm faces US lawsuit
Cruise captain under house arrest
Cruise ship captain 'off course'
Cruise captain 'committed errors'
Cruise ship firm faces US lawsuit
Cruise captain under house arrest
Cruise ship captain 'off course'
Cruise captain 'committed errors'
Crime
Italy Italy
Crime
Cruise ship firm faces US lawsuit
Cruise captain under house arrest
Cruise ship captain 'off course'
Cruise captain 'committed errors'
Politics
Italy Italy
Politics
Latin America
Cuban arms on seized N Korean ship
Panama Canal shut by heavy rains
Military 'seizes ports'
Voters approve $5 billion Canal overhaul
Panama Canal shut by heavy rains
Crime
Latin America Latin America
Crime
Castaway sues over rescue failure
Voters approve $5 billion Canal overhaul
Oceania
Anger at Japan whalers 'disrespect'
Billionaire to build Titanic II
Reef ship pair plead guilty in NZ
NZ oil spill ship captain charged
Reef ship pair plead guilty in NZ
NZ oil spill ship captain charged
NZ oil spill ship captain charged
Crew charged over reef route
Reef ship pair plead guilty in NZ
Anger at Japan whalers 'disrespect'
East Africa
Pirates attack U.S. cargo ship but fail
U.S.-flagged ship nears Kenya
Crew retakes ship after fight with pirates
Disasters
East Africa East Africa
Disasters
Pirates attack U.S. cargo ship but fail
'Ransom paid' for hijacked supertanker
Sea Disaster
East Africa East Africa
Sea Disaster
Politics
East Africa East Africa
Politics
Panama
Cuban arms on seized N Korean ship
Panama Canal shut by heavy rains
Voters approve $5 billion Canal overhaul
Panama Canal shut by heavy rains
Crime
Panama Panama
Crime
Castaway sues over rescue failure
Voters approve $5 billion Canal overhaul
California
Oakland protesters shut down port
US court orders ports to reopen
Disasters
California California
Disasters
Crime
California California
Crime
Sea Disaster
California California
Sea Disaster
Occupy rallies disrupt US ports
Oakland protesters shut down port
Somalia
Pirates attack U.S. cargo ship but fail
Crew retakes ship after fight with pirates
Disasters
Somalia Somalia
Disasters
Pirates attack U.S. cargo ship but fail
'Ransom paid' for hijacked supertanker
Sea Disaster
Somalia Somalia
Sea Disaster
Politics
Somalia Somalia
Politics
Egypt
Suez Canal new waterway opening
Egypt holds trial run on second Suez Canal
Disasters
Egypt Egypt
Disasters
Attack on Suez Canal ship 'foiled'
Sea Disaster
Egypt Egypt
Sea Disaster
Politics
Egypt Egypt
Politics
Japan
Humpback whale hunt halted
Japan in commercial whaling push
Disasters
Japan Japan
Disasters
Japan 'frees Chinese fishermen'
Sea Disaster
Japan Japan
Sea Disaster
Politics
Japan Japan
Politics
New Zealand
Reef ship pair plead guilty in NZ
NZ oil spill ship captain charged
Reef ship pair plead guilty in NZ
NZ oil spill ship captain charged
NZ oil spill ship captain charged
Reef ship pair plead guilty in NZ
Anger at Japan whalers 'disrespect'

     *
Time by Topic * Location by Topic


San Francisco Bay Maritime News Timeline

Add a favorite (file a bookmark) to Maritime News Timeline

Please send feedback to: support@mapreport.com

Advertise on Maritime Page



XML

Details:

  Panama Canal to limit ship size due to drought Map of Panama Canal Panama  The Panama Canal Authority says it will temporarily cut the size of ships allowed through because of drought caused by El Nino Drought affects shipping on Romanian stretch of Danube Map of Danube Romania  Romanian authorities say a severe drought is affecting shipping but ships are still managing to navigate along Europe's second longest waterway Egypt launches Suez Canal expansion Map of Ismailia Egypt


August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug. 7   Panama
  Romania
Aug. 6   Egypt
  Egypt has opened a major expansion of the Suez Canal, which deepens the main waterway and provides ships with a 35km (22 mile) channel parallel to it


July 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jul.30   Oregon
Jul.25   Egypt


May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.7   Southern Iran
May.5   Washington


April 2015 ... more > Top ^
Apr.28   Southern Iran


year 2014 Top ^

Oct.8   Southeast Asia
Jul.21   South Korea
Feb.21   Spain
Feb.9   New Zealand


year 2013 Top ^

Nov.12   Antarctica
Sep.15   South Korea
Aug.31   Egypt
Jul.16   Panama
  Panama authorities discovered military equipment hidden inside a North Korean-flagged ship that originated in Cuba


year 2012 Top ^

May.13   Panama Castaway sues over rescue failure Apr.29   Australia Billionaire to build Titanic II Feb.28   New Zealand Reef ship pair plead guilty in NZ Jan.20   Italy Cruise ship firm faces US lawsuit Jan.18   Italy Italian captain 'turned too late' Jan.17   Italy Costa Concordia salvage to begin   Italy   Cruise captain under house arrest
  Italian judges have put under house arrest Francesco Schettino, the captain of a cruise ship that crashed into rocks on Friday Jan.16   Italy   Cruise ship captain 'off course'  Capt Francesco Schettino made an 'unapproved, unauthorised' deviation in course, the liner's owners say Jan.15   Italy Cruise captain 'committed errors'

year 2011 Top ^

Dec.12   California Occupy rallies disrupt US ports
Nov.11   Pennsylvania Penn State coach ordered on leave Nov.2   San Francisco Bay Area Oakland protesters shut down port Map of Oakland USA  Thousands of anti-corporate protesters shut down one of the busiest ports. The maritime operations had effectively halted Oct.11   New Zealand NZ oil spill ship captain charged

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.8   Panama Panama Canal shut by heavy rains   Traffic through the Panama Canal - which connects the Pacific and Atlantic oceans - has been temporarily suspended because of heavy rain Sep.12   Japan Japan 'frees Chinese fishermen'
Aug.19   USA BP accused of hiding oil rig data Jul.24   Louisiana   Oil spill vessels return to site  Ships involved in the effort to secure BP's blown-out oil well are preparing to resume work after a tropical storm weakened Jun.3   Karachi Pakistan alerts fishermen about cyclone

year 2009 Top ^

Aug.14   West Africa Missing ship 'found' off Africa
Apr.16   France Fishermen lift French port blockades Apr.14   Somalia Pirates attack U.S. cargo ship but fail Apr.11   Kenya U.S.-flagged ship nears Kenya Mar.21   Venezuela Military 'seizes ports'  Venezuela's military has taken control of key airports and sea ports under the terms by parliament to centralise the main transport hubs Jan.9   Somalia 'Ransom paid' for hijacked supertanker

year 2007 Top ^

Dec.21   Japan Humpback whale hunt halted  Japan has 'temporarily halted' its much-criticized plan for a humpback whale hunt in the seas near Antarctica Oct.30   Somalia Crew retakes ship after fight with pirates
Feb.12   Japan Japan in commercial whaling push

year 2006 Top ^

Oct.22   Panama Voters approve $5 billion Canal overhaul
Map of Panama Canal Panama  About 80% have approved a plan to widen the Panama Canal to accommodate a new generation of ships Mar.9   Dubai Dubai firm to 'transfer' US ports

year 2002 Top ^

Oct.8   California US court orders ports to reopen


year 2001 Top ^

Feb.5   Taiwan China sends boat to Taiwan

before year 2000
Aug. 15, 1914   Panama Opening of Panama Canal
Map of Panama Canal Panama
  The United States took over the project in 1904, and took a decade to complete the canal. The canal cuts across the Isthmus of Panama
Nov. 17, 1869   Egypt First ships through Suez Canal
Map of Port Said Egypt
  An artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea. Opened after 10 years of construction
Mar. 20, 1602   Netherlands   Dutch East India Company established Map of Amsterdam Netherlands
  A chartered company when the States General of the Netherlands granted it a 21-year monopoly to carry out trade activities in Asia