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Sailing in the time of COVID-2019

Amid Coronavirus Scare, Cargo Ship From China To Sail Into Kolkata Today
Monideepa Banerjie February 13, 2020

Cleared to sail to Kolkata, the ship with 19 Chinese crew members is likely to dock at the port at around 5:30 pm where the crew will once again undergo thermal scanning to test if anyone has fever. more....

Crew of cargo ship from China to remain onboard in Unalaska due to coronavirus quarantine
Hope McKenney February 12, 2020

A commercial cargo vessel coming from China arrived in Unalaska Tuesday.

The U.S. Coast Guard is taking precautionary measures with the 711-foot boat in light of the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in China – which has killed more than 1,000 people and prompted the declaration of a global health emergency from the World Health Organization. more....