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Captain Matt Glass - Houston Pilot (2012)


published on 22 December 2021 163 -

Found on YouTube. Created by "Henry de La Garza". Originally published on 2012-11-14.
Captain Matt Glass, a deputy pilot with the Houston Pilots, boards and guides the UAL Capetown on the Houston Ship Channel from the landing area outside Galveston Bay to the Manchester docks in Houston, a voyage of about 7 hours. Captain Glass tells us, in his own words, a little about himself and how he goes about his assignment of piloting the UAL Capetown. Come along as we sail with Captain Glass.
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Video Pilot Transfer - New Zealand (Auckland) & Australia (Melbourne/Fremantle)

published on 21 October 2021

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Video Pilot Leaving Ship Vigo

published on 31 March 2023

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published on 15 March 2022

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Video Look at Life - Pilot Aboard 1963

published on 17 December 2019

Look at Life Vol 01 Transport Pilot Aboard 1963
The story of Britain's pilotage services.

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Opinion UK Marine Pilot’s Perspective of Seafarer’s Challenges.

by Ivana-Maria Carrioni-Burnett - published on 24 August 2020

Port of London Authority marine Pilot, Ms. Ivana Carrioni-Burnett, provides a personal opinion and insight into her recent experiences in UK waters as a newly qualified Pilot in relation to her interactions with seafarers away from their families, including during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Video LuxSpace ESAIL Packaging and Shipment

published on 16 September 2020

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published on 8 July 2024

In this behind-the-scenes video, you will see the challenging yet thrilling job of a Florida Harbor Pilot from a first-person point of view. Captain Matt with the Palm Beach Harbor Pilots Association safely navigated out the Margaritaville at Sea Paradise Cruise Ship from berth 3 at the Port of Palm Beach to the sea buoy, in fair conditions.
Harbor pilots across the world are mariners who have expert knowledge of a port or waterway they operate out of. They are crucial in ensuring the...

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Video PortStories Loodswezen

published on 18 March 2024

"Discover the Port of Rotterdam with Port Reporter Dave | Short behind-the-scenes excursions | Mainport Rotterdam | Today: Pilotage"
In this video, port reporter Dave van der Wal takes you on a unique behind-the-scenes excursion of Europe's largest port. Commissioned by the Educational Information Centre Mainport Rotterdam, Dave visits various companies in the port and gives you an insight into the fascinating world of the maritime industry. Discover the innovative technologies and...

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Article Study on European maritime pilots: Working unusual hours and its relationship to job satisfaction

published on 6 September 2022

The study focuses on maritime pilotage in seven European countries and analyzes the level of job satisfaction and its predictors.

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Article Best practice on rigging pilot ladders (UK MAIB)

published on 7 July 2022

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