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Winter 2020 Scholarship Winners

The Captain Richard Phillips Lane Kirkland Maritime Trust is pleased to announce our scholarship recipients! We are honored to assist these deserving and very hardworking students with their dreams of achieving USCG licensing as US Merchant Mariners and pursuing careers in the US Maritime industry. These students will also receive…...

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Test of Ready Reserve Force Exposes Need For Newer Ships, More People

Reprinted from U.S. Naval Institute News, January 16, 2020 ARLINGTON, Va. — When U.S. Transportation Command tested the ability of the nation’s maritime Ready Reserve Force to set sail on short notice, only about 40 percent of the vessels deemed ready were able to leave port. The no-notice exercise called…...

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