Monthly Archives: August 2017
Sailors try not to talk about them among themselves, they are not mentioned in the offices of crewing companies, officially they seem to not exist. But they are! “They” are racial problems in the international crews of ships of the merchant-passenger fleet.
But is it worth it to bring to a wide audience a discussion of this socially sensitive topic? Probably worth it. Continue reading
Let’s look at the comparative statistics of the world marine fleet in 2006. Russia, it seems to me, looks very solid, unless, of course, you shake your fingers with a fan and do not assume that the center of the universe is in Moscow, and everything else is just a misunderstanding.
Moreover, the Russian fleet, which is especially important, is not inflated with ambitions or the pursuit of the dollar in any way Continue reading