JAXON AARON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JAXON AARON
    • Operator : STRAIT MARITIME GROUP, LLC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 6140
  • Location
    • City : JEFFERSON- VILLE
    • STATE : IN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 402
  • Size
    • Register length : 125 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 42 Feet
    • Overall Length : 140 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 42 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 46 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 646544

STRAIT MARITIME GROUP, LLC.

PAIGE L. STRAIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RILEY ELIZABETH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STONE STRAIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Government Shipbuilding Could Soon Enter American Living Rooms

Government Shipbuilding Could Soon Enter American Living Rooms

With the U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard FY 2025 budget requests offering uninspiring news for traditional shipbuilders, industry observers might be forgiven for checking out and dismissing 2024 as just another dull year in the frustrating business of government shipbuilding.But with an election season underway and an increasingly disorderly sea

Somali Pirates' Return Adds to Crisis for Global Shipping Companies

Somali Pirates' Return Adds to Crisis for Global Shipping Companies

As a speed boat carrying more than a dozen Somali pirates bore down on their position in the western Indian Ocean, the crew of a Bangladeshi-owned bulk carrier sent out a distress signal and called an emergency hotline.No one reached them in time. The pirates clambered aboard the Abdullah, firing warning shots and taking the captain and second officer hostage

Somali Forces, Foreign Navies Prepare Attack on Hijacked Ship

Somali Forces, Foreign Navies Prepare Attack on Hijacked Ship

Somali police and international navies were preparing on Monday to attack a commercial ship that was hijacked by pirates last week, the Puntland region's police force said, two days after Indian commandos rescued another cargo vessel held by pirates.The MV Abdullah was hijacked off the coast of Somalia last week

Ship Hit by Missiles and Abandoned in Red Sea Faces Unknown Fate

Ship Hit by Missiles and Abandoned in Red Sea Faces Unknown Fate

A cargo ship abandoned four days ago in the Gulf of Aden after it was hit by missiles fired by Yemen's Houthis is still floating despite taking in water, and could be towed to nearby Djibouti, industry sources said on Wednesday.Shipping risks have escalated due to repeated drone and missile strikes in the Red Sea and Bab al-Mandab Strait by the Iran-aligned Houthis since November. U.S.

Sri Lankan Trawler Rescued from Somali Pirates

Sri Lankan Trawler Rescued from Somali Pirates

Six crew members of a Sri Lankan fishing trawler hijacked by suspected Somali pirates have been rescued, Sri Lankan officials said on Monday.The hijacking on Sunday was the latest in a series of attacks that have fueled fears of a resurgence of Somali piracy in the Gulf of Aden and Red Sea waters after years without a successful raid.

Digitalized Ship Inspection, SIRE 2.0 set to ‘go-live’  in two Months

Digitalized Ship Inspection, SIRE 2.0 set to ‘go-live’ in two Months

The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) has confirmed that its digitalized Ship Inspection Report Program (SIRE 2.0) is scheduled to ‘go-live’ on Monday 2 September 2024 and become the standard tanker inspection tool for the marine industry.The final transition to SIRE 2.

Rule Change Aids US Mariners' Return to Sea

Rule Change Aids US Mariners' Return to Sea

A rule change is making it easier for experienced U.S. mariners to return to sea after time away from the industry.A new policy letter from the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) temporarily extends the renewal grace period for a Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC), commonly referred to as a Coast Guard license or credential, from one year to six years

The Need for [U.S. Navy Shipbuilding] Speed

The Need for [U.S. Navy Shipbuilding] Speed

The Navy wants, and needs, more ships; but it can’t build them fast enough.While the U.S. Navy aims to achieve a 355-ship fleet, it is decommissioning older (and some not so old) ships at about the same rate it's adding new ones.A Congressional Research Service report stated that, as of April 17, 2023, the Navy included 296 battle force ships.

Tanzanian LNG Project Delayed as Government Seeks to Change Terms

Tanzanian LNG Project Delayed as Government Seeks to Change Terms

Negotiations for the development of Tanzania's $42 billion liquefied natural gas export plant have been delayed by proposed government changes to a financial agreement reached last year, a government spokesperson and two company sources said.The government and investors announced last May they had completed negotiations on the long-delayed project to unlock Tanzania's vast offshore gas resources.

Ingram Forms Material Handling and Supply Chain Subsidiary

Ingram Forms Material Handling and Supply Chain Subsidiary

Nashville-based Ingram Barge Company announced it has formed a new material handling and supply chain solutions subsidiary, Ingram Infrastructure Group.The move, fueled by the company's acquisitions of Inland River Transport Holdings (SCF) and NexStar Solutions, is intended to enhance Ingram's end-to-end supply chain solutions capabilities.

Moran Tug Crew Honored for Rescue Efforts

Moran Tug Crew Honored for Rescue Efforts

The crew of Moran Towing's tug Lynne Moran has been honored for its courageous response and rescue of two stranded boaters near the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore on the evening of October 25, 2023.The crew has received the U.S. Coast Guard Public Service Commendation, presented by Captain O’Connell

Newport News Authenticates Keel of Virginia-class Attack Submarine Oklahoma

Newport News Authenticates Keel of Virginia-class Attack Submarine Oklahoma

HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division authenticated the keel today for Virginia-class attack submarine Oklahoma (SSN 802).“We enjoy participating in Navy traditions like this one because they remind us of the important role we play in our nation’s defense,” NNS President Jennifer Boykin said.