Sunday, July 14, 2024

Sailors received in tears

Ctg airport witnesses a highly emotion-charged reunion on arrival of 26 crews freed by Somali pirates Torrents of tears and smiles, joy and relief engulfed Shah Amanat International Airport as the 26 crew of hijacked ship MV Jahan Moni landed yesterday afternoon. A flight of Oman airways boeing 737-800 brought the crew home after their ... Read more

A date with destiny

The crew knew they were entering a dangerous territory infested with pirates; and they were on the watch. They were near Minicoy Island, 300 nautical miles off the Sri Lankan coast. For the last two days and nights, they put out a watch. They regularly scanned the horizon. But it was a calm and quiet ... Read more