Maersk to be split into two divisions; Next two LCS to be named to honor their shipyard cities

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Four cruise newbuilds to have Wartsila Nacos Platinum systems
September 22, 2016 — The Wärtsilä Nacos Platinum system being supplied under the contract comprises 12 multifunction workstations for combined displays of ARPA radar, ECDIS conning and dynamic positioning operations, in addition to those for automatic steering and voyage planning.

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TWO PERSONS TRAPPED ON HOLY ISLAND CAUSEWAY, ON ROOF OF SUBMERGED CAR

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Even electronic warning signs before entering the causeway have failed to completely stop cars stranding

At 15.50hr on Sunday 18th September 2016, Humber Coastguard requested the immediate launch of Seahouses Inshore Lifeboat, to assist two persons trapped on the roof of their submerged vehicle on Holy Island Causeway. Some crew were still on station from the earlier call that day, so the Inshore Lifeboat was speedily launched. The casualties’ situation was confirmed by Holy Island Coastguard officers who had also been dispatched to the scene.

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Summer fireworks on Rosetta’s comet

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Title Comet outbursts
Released 23/09/2016 10:00 am
Copyright OSIRIS: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA; NavCam: ESA/Rosetta/NavCam – CC BY-SA IGO 3.0
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Compilation of the brightest outbursts seen at Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko by Rosetta’s OSIRIS narrow-angle camera and Navigation Camera between July and September 2015.

See this annotated version for more details.
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23 September 2016

Brief but powerful outbursts seen from Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko during its most active period last year have been traced back to their origins on the surface.

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WTO Confirms EU Failed to Comply with Historic Rulings Against European Subsidies to Airbus, Condemns Additional Launch Aid to A350

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– Sept. 22 WTO ruling confirms the EU failed to comply with its obligation to remedy $17 billion in illegal launch aid and other subsidies
– WTO also finds that Airbus received new illegal subsidies for the A350, which are reported to be almost $5 billion
– Ruling sets the stage for the United States to seek up to $10 billion in annual retaliatory tariffs on EU imports

CHICAGO, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — A World Trade Organization compliance panel today ruled that the European Union has failed to comply with its obligation to remedy the massive subsidies European governments have provided to create and sustain Airbus for more than 40 years.

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Armoured vehicles and crews put to the test during Exercise WORTHINGTON CHALLENGE

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September 22, 2016 – Gagetown, New Brunswick – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

Armoured fighting vehicle crews from five countries, including 186 Canadian soldiers, will participate in Exercise WORTHINGTON CHALLENGE 2016 from September 23 to 30. The exercise, which has a competitive flavour, will be hosted by the Royal Canadian Armoured Corps School at 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown in New Brunswick.

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