Ocean

Ship Crossing Pacific Loses 750 Containers In The Ocean After Hitting Storm

Last December, we reported that an unlucky containership – the ultra-large ONE Apus – suffered a historic incident when it lost a record number of containers overboard as it sailed across the Pacific Ocean towards Long Beach after hitting severe weather; the ship lost some 1,816 container units, of which 64 are were Dangerous Goods…

Chinese Submarine Drone Discovered Near Gateway To Indian Ocean

Indonesian fishermen found an underwater drone on December 20th, local media reported. Analyzing photos of the drone, Naval News concludes that the drone is closely related to the Chinese Sea Wing family. The drone was discovered near Selayar Island in the South Sulawes, far away from China’s adjacent waters. The location is close to two…

Iran Unveils Unorthodox ‘Aircraft Carrier Warship’ To Challenge US In Indian Ocean

It’s not quite an aircraft carrier though the AP has awkwardly dubbed it an ‘aircraft-carrying ship’ but it’s not a conventional warship either.   Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has unveiled a new domestic produced multirole warship capable of carrying up to dozens of aircraft, drones, helicopters and missiles with rapid roll-on/roll-off capability.  Named the Shahid…