May 13, 2021

El Faro’s data recorder recovered from sea bottom

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BY ERIC RUSSELL From Portland Press Herald Investigators hope the device can provide information about what led to the sinking of the cargo ship last fall, killing its entire crew, including five people with Maine ties. A little more than 10 months after the cargo ship El Faro sank in the Caribbean Sea during Hurricane […]

Christmas Message from Cayman Islands Governor

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Message from Her Excellency, The Governor Helen Kilpatrick, Christmas Message 2015 16 December 2015 Once again, we are approaching another wonderful Christmas season in the Cayman Islands. I am very much looking forward to sharing Christmas here with my daughter again this year, and I hope that you will also be surrounded by family and […]

A missing ship with no signs of survivors

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By Lizette Alvarez, Richard Pérez-Peña and Frances Robles The Search for El Faro From New York Times MIAMI — By the time the cargo ship El Faro pulled out of the busy port in Jacksonville, Fla., last Tuesday ready to begin its routine 1,200-mile run of goods to San Juan, P.R., Tropical Storm Joaquin, as […]

UPDATE: Search resumed for missing American cargo sShip ‘El Faro’ near the Bahamas

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By Mike Schuler From gCaptain Update (Saturday 11 a.m. EDT) – The search for the missing El Faro with 33 crewmembers resumed Saturday morning near the Bahamas. Coast Guard search operations were suspended overnight and resumed at first light this morning. Search and rescue assets deployed include three C130 aircraft, a USCG Helo helicopter, a […]