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Preparing a Pilot Ladder by vessels crew


published on 6 April 2021 14 -

Found on YouTube. Created by "Bisayang Marino". Originally published on 2021-03-09.
A pilot ladder is a highly specialized form of rope ladder, typically used on board cargo vessels for the purposes of embarking and disembarking pilots.
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