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The Fall 2022 edition of The Master, Mate & Pilot is available by clicking here. The Master, Mate & Pilot is published by the International Organization of Masters, Mates & Pilots (MM&P). The articles in the magazine are copyrighted by MM&P. For reprint permission, contact the MM&P Communications Office: email@example.com.
MM&P International Secretary-Treasurer Don Josberger and MM&P Representative Eduardo Iglesias got a birds-eye view of the Panama Canal yesterday. The audio is helicopter noise, not dialog. The image above, left to right: Pilot Alvaro Alvarez, Don Josberger, Eduardo Iglesias, and Pilot Boris Arjona We look forward to more information about the visit, but for now, […]
Volume 28… Number 40, Oct. 4, 2022 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: U.S.-Flag Fleet Slams “Illegal, Unnecessary” Jones Act Waiver: “It Undermines Dedicated US Supply Chain for Puerto Rico and Should Never Be Repeated” Bipartisan Legislation Would Enhance Cargo Preference, Strengthen Merchant Marine Under Pressure From Unions, “Europe’s Worst Employer” Withdraws From Ferry Conference TS […]
After a public outcry from the international labor movement and elected officials, P&O Ferries CEO Peter Hebblethwaite will no longer be attending the Interferry Conference in Seattle. Read the full story – Seattle Unions to Greet ‘most hated man in Britain’ Monday In March 2022, Hebblethwaite fired nearly 800 workers — represented by Nautilus International and […]
The American Maritime Partnership (AMP) has released a statement on the recent Jones Act waiver. To view the statement, click here.
Volume 28… Number 39, Sept. 27, 2022 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: U.S.-Flag Fleet Pushes Back Against Calls to Waive Jones Act in Wake of Hurricane Fiona MARAD Announces New Initiatives To Support Cargo Preference Compliance Friends of Maritime in Congress Work To Boost Funding for Ferry Systems Ships Warned Over Gas Leaks From Nord […]