On March 22, (2011) US carrier George Washington has left the naval facility at Yokosuka in south of Tokyo, where it was undergoing repairs, amid concerns over radiation from the damaged nuclear power plant. USS George Washington will remain in the local waters of Japan as part of US's comprehensive support and commitment to Japan.
Hoover Field was the first airport for Washington, D.C. which opened in 1926. It was located in Arlington, Virginia, near the intersection of the 14th Street Bridge and the George Washington Parkway where the Pentagon now stands. In 1930 Hoover Field was sold and then merged with the nearby Washington Airport to form Washington-Hoover Airport. Washington Hoover Airport closed in 1941 when Washi...
5,283-gt Indonesian-flagged container M/V Tanto Niaga (ex-Eastern Satellite, IMO 7351915) collided with 8,577-gt Indonesian-flagged container Mitra Ocean (ex-Jenny Porr) at Tanjung Perak port in Surbaya, East Java, on May 24 at 1900LT.
Tanto Niaga was on a voyage from Belawan Port in Medan, North Sumatra. She was planning to come alongside at Berlian Jasa Terminal when the collision took...
Manila North Harbor is located at Manila, Philippines, along the eastern shore of Manila Bay. The Manila North Harbor mainly services inter-island travel across the Philippines. Some of the destinations include: Bulacan, Pampanga, Nueva Ecija, Rizal, Cavite, and Batangas. Manila bay is considered to be one of the best natural harbors in Southeast Asia and one of the finest in the world. It has ...
An important historical site, easily identified from above.
The harbor of ancient Carthage: the semi-circular area had circular ship shed on the island. The longer area to the south was the working harbor.
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The Nhava Sheva Port across Bombay Harbour was developed to augument the capacity of the Bombay Port which was getting congested. The port, which crossed one million TEU last year, is poised to cross 1.5 million TEU in container handling by the close of the current fiscal.