Kia Telluride SUVs replaced hundreds of smaller and lighter subcompact cars prior to the Golden Ray cargo ship’s catastrophic capsizing in September 2019, Car and Driver reports. The move likely led to improperly balanced cargo that made the ship more susceptible to rolling over. Among the cars destroyed in the […]
A cargo ship owned by Hyundai Glovis, Hyundai motor’s ocean freight logistics company, capsized and caught fire off the coast of Georgia in September 2019. The cargo ship was carrying about 4,300 cars, and all 24 crew members were rescued alive, according to Reuters and Car and Driver. The Golden […]
Taiwan’s coast guard has accused an unidentified Chinese military ship of ramming a Taiwanese cargo ship and fleeing the scene. A ship, allegedly a Chinese warship that was unable to be properly identified in the dark, collided with the Yutai No. 1 in the Taiwan Strait. It is unclear if […]
Pyongyang said the US committed an “unlawful brutal robbery” by seizing a North Korean cargo ship over alleged sanctions violations. The US announced on Thursday that it had seized the “sanctions-busting ship”, which it sailed for three weeks to American Samoa to investigate. North Korea said the US should consider […]
The US has sailed a North Korean cargo ship thousands of miles to American Samoa to investigate it over sanctions violations. The US is accusing the 17,000-ton ship, one of North Korea’s largest cargo ships, of illicit coal shipments that violate US and UN sanctions. The assistant attorney general said […]
Today, a large crew is necessary to sail cargo ships to their long distance destinations. In the future, not even one crew member on board may be needed for the same task.
An uncrewed cargo ship bound for the...