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EMPA Newsletter issue 002


by EMPA - European Maritime Pilots' Association - published on 3 August 2021 175 -

We are pleased to announce that EMPA, the EUROPEAN MARITIME PILOTS' ASSOCIATION has authorized us to distribute their latest newsletter:

Table of content:

  • 2 Editorial
  • 3 Statement of the President
  • 5 General Meeting 2020
  • 6 General Meeting 2021
  • 10 New Member Association
  • 12 Training the next Generation
  • 14 Merchant Navy Medal for Meritorious Service
  • 15 Learn from History
  • 17 Kayak for Charity
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