Averof Battlleship Wins Lloyd’s List “Ship of the Year Award 2017”

Battleship "G. Averof" won the "Ship of the Year Award 2017" at the 14th Annual Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Award Ceremony and Gala Dinner. The...

Christina Onassis: The Short Life of an Unfortunate Heiress

On a warm South American night 29 years ago, on November 19, 1988, Christina Onassis, golden heiress of the Onassis fortune passed away in...

Greece Leads Global Fleet in Cargo Ships

Greece leads the world fleet in cargo carrying capacity with 309 million of deadweight tonnage(dwt), with Japan, China, Germany and Singapore completing the top...

Captain of Greek Frigate Discharged over Saronic Gulf Fiasco

The Greek Navy has announced that both the governor and the shipping manager of the frigate "Kanaris" which ran aground, would be replaced. The High...

Meet the Greek Woman in Charge of an 82,000 Ton Vessel

Stella Frantzeskaki; a Greek woman from Crete, is a rare breed and one of the few female captains of a cargo ship, in the...

Shipwreck Raised from the Bottom of the Aegean (photos)

On Monday, the company Megatugs & Smit, successfully completed the operation of raising the stern of the freighter "Cabrera". The freighter had run aground and...

Greek Tanker Fleet Expands and Remains Globally Dominant

Greece's control of international waters in regards to tanker ships is growing, as the largest fleet globally has also shown the greatest expansion rate in...

Turkey Lifts Ban on Turkish Ships Sailing to Greek Islands

Turkey's ban on Turkish ships sailing to the Greek islands has been lifted following a meeting between Greek Shipping Minister Panagiotis Kouroublis and Turkish...

Spectacular Underwater Video of the Agia Zoni II Wreck in Saronic Gulf

Divers and specialized crews successfully pumped out all the residual fuel from the wreck of Agia Zoni II on Friday. The fuel from the small...

Small Cargo Ship Sinks in Aspropyrgos, West of Athens

A few weeks after the sinking of Agia Zoni II tanker that caused immeasurable environmental damage to the Saronic Gulf, Greek authorities are trying...

Turkey to Forbid Tourist Ships with Turkish Flag to Aproach Greek Ports

On Tuesday, Turkey's Transport Minister Ahmet Arslan, banned Turkish leisure boats from reaching the Greek islands; with which they are mainly interconnected, during the...

Russian Navy Warship to Reach Corfu, Before Heading to Syria

Russia’s Admiral Grigorovich warship is heading to Corfu island in the Ionian sea in an annual sojourn for the Russian military, intended to underline...

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