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The Hair-Raising Career of a Chesapeake Bay Pilot


published on 15 September 2020 810 -

Found on YouTube. Created by "Chesapeake Bay Media".
Chesapeake Bay pilots guide massive cargo ships safely through the Bay's channels every day, but boarding them on a ladder attached to a moving ship is nothing short of breathtaking. Watch the video from a retired Bay Pilot.
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Video Evergreen containership aground near Baltimore

published on 15 March 2022

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Video Ever Forward: Vessel stuck on Chesapeake Bay for a month

published on 14 April 2022

Up close with Ever Forward: Massive cargo ship stuck on Chesapeake Bay for a month

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Video Ever Forward Pilot Was Distracted When Ship Got Stuck

published on 13 December 2022

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Video I have suffered a fatal accident and survived. India's only female Maritime Pilot | Reshma Nilofer

published on 1 February 2023

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Video Maritime Pilot at work in the Port of Hamburg

published on 6 October 2022

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Video Chifting from quai marinelle To berth 12

published on 21 January 2020

Video showing marine pilot navigating a cargo ship from Plan du Port

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Video Training of the Elbe pilots - documentary (in german)

published on 6 November 2020

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Video History: Trinity House Buoys (1966)

published on 18 May 2020

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published on 26 October 2022

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Read more: https://www.marinepoland.com/new-pilot-boats-christened-at-port-of-gdansk-video-1656

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