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Jeanne Socrates Sails The World Solo Once Again

Photo: Jeanne Socrates In September 2019, 77-year-old Jeanne Socrates became the oldest person to sail around the world nonstop alone. Her journey began on October 3, 2018, and ended on September 7, 2019. (Previously, the record was held by Minoru Saito, who was 71 when he completed a nonstop circumnavigation[…]

Marine Gallery November 2018

Welcome to the Marine Gallery of November 2018, a monthly segment on our blog featuring the five best pictures of every month, selected by members of the MarineTraffic Photo Moderators. These could include images of vessels, ports or lighthouses from around the world. We encourage everyone to submit photos by[…]

London visit provides basis for better media support

MarineTraffic receives numerous requests each week from the global media for anything from tracking ships of interest to providing images and supplying previous vessel positions. While each request is unique, the process for solving each query is often the same. MarineTraffic is looking to develop solutions to allow journalists to[…]

Marine Gallery October 2018

Welcome to the Marine Gallery of October 2018, a monthly segment on our blog featuring the five best pictures of every month, selected by members of the MarineTraffic Photo Moderators. These could include images of vessels, ports or lighthouses from around the world. We encourage everyone to submit photos by[…]

Filling the blanks

In the English language, the words ‘routes’ and ‘roots’ are often confused, misspelt or misinterpreted. Rarely do we need to use both at the same time during conversation, but in the case of Automatic Identification Systems (AIS), roots inform routes. With all the innovative uses of AIS, it is important[…]

Marine Gallery September 2018

Welcome to the Marine Gallery of September 2018, a monthly segment on our blog featuring the five best pictures of every month, selected by members of the MarineTraffic Photo Moderators. These could include images of vessels, ports or lighthouses from around the world. We encourage everyone to submit photos by[…]