New vessel: Pilot boat direct from Swedish Maritime Administration.


Pilot 470

Pilot boat for sale direct from the Swedish Maritime Administration. Built in 1959 in steel. Newly renovated aft cabin and heating systems in 2014. The superstructure sandblasted and painted in 2014. Hull sandblasted and painted in 2013.

Length: 11.55 meters
Beam: 3.90 meters
Draft: 1.5 meters
Main engine: Volvo Penta TMD100C, 238 hp with Twin Disc gearbox.
Comsumption: 35 l/h
Speed: 8 knots.

Price: Swedish Maritime Administration ask for best offer. We can guide.

Orion Crew Module for Exploration Mission-1 Lifted to Test Stand

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Image Credit: NASA

The Orion spacecraft crew module for Exploration Mission-1 (EM-1) is lifted into a test stand for pressure testing in the Neil Armstrong Operations & Checkout Building at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. A team from NASA and Lockheed Martin is getting ready for Orion’s proof pressure testing, an evaluation that will help verify the structural integrity of Orion’s underlying structure known as the pressure vessel.

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Satellites 11 and 12 join working Galileo fleet

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Title Galileo, Europe’s global navigation system
Released 14/03/2016 4:05 pm
Copyright ESA-Jacky Huart

Galileo, Europe’s global navigation system, is a joint initiative of the European Commission and ESA.
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29 April 2016

Europe’s latest navigation satellites, launched last December, have been officially commissioned into the Galileo constellation, and are now broadcasting working navigation signals.

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Sentinel-1B first image

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Title Sentinel-1B’s first image
Released 28/04/2016 4:47 pm
Copyright Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data [2016], processed by ESA

Sentinel-1B’s first data strip stretches 600 km from 80°N degrees through the Barents Sea. The image, which shows the Norwegian Svalbard archipelago on the left, was captured on 28 April 2016 at 05:37 GMT (07:37 CEST) – just two hours after the satellite’s radar was switched on. Sentinel-1B lifted off on a Soyuz rocket from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana on 25 April at 21:02 GMT (23:02 CEST). It joins its twin, Sentinel-1A, to provide more ‘radar vision’ for Europe’s environmental Copernicus programme.

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Ulstein launches first offshore wind service vessel; Recovering El Faro VDR requires new mission

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VIDEO: Ulstein launches first offshore wind service vessel
April 28, 2016—Norway’s Ulstein Verft shipyard has launched its first offshore wind services vessel. It is also the first vessel to feature Ulstein’s newly-developed X-Stern hull line design. The service operation vessel is one of two being constructed for Bernhard Schulte Offshore, and will be working for Siemens, servicing the Gemini Wind Park offshore the Netherlands.

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Top of the Gulf – AY Pre-Regatta Report

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AY Pre-Regatta Report

2015/16 AY Grand Prix Event

Ready for Asia’s largest multi-class regatta
By AsianYachting MultiMedia
29th April 2016:
Providing top-level International competition for all classes, is high on the priority list at this regatta, timed to commemorate the Coronation of His Majesty King Bhumibhol Adulyadej of Thailand. Anything from Optimist dinghy’s, wind surfers, one design Platu 25’s, to grand prix keelboats and multihull’s, are ready for battle at Ocean Marina Yacht Club on Jomtien Beach, South Pattaya. With over 200 boats and 700 sailors, from more than 30 countries taking part in the award-winning event, we can expect another successful regatta and multi-million baht boost to Greater Pattaya’s tourism earnings.

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