Global ship traffic seen from space - FleetMon Satellite AIS and FleetMon Explorer
published on 2 October 2019 - 232
A week of ship traffic on the seven seas, seen from space. Get a glimpse of the vibrant lanes of goods transport that link the continents.
The vessel movements were captured using newest terrestrial and space-borne AIS technology from FleetMon and its partner Luxspace. The records cover the world's merchant fleet with some 100.000s of cargo ships, tankers, ferries, cruise ships, yachts and tugs. FleetMon provides advanced fleet monitoring services, software APIs, reports and analyses of maritime traffic data. The inset shows live monitoring with the FleetMon Explorer software.
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Article Information for Marine Pilots about novel coronavirus by Australian Government
by Marine-Pilots.com - published on 10 February 2020 - 438
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by Marine-Pilots.com - published on 9 March 2020 - 534
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Article Sandy Hook pilot Dennis Sherwood has died after falling during embarking
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by Marine-Pilots.com - published on 22 April 2020 - 541
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