About Us

The Maritime Security Centre – Horn of Africa (MSCHOA) aims to provide a service to mariners in the Gulf of Aden, the Somali Basin and off the Horn of Africa. More

FAIRPLAY News feeds

  • Matson agrees to $1M fine
    October 23, 2014 5:23:00 PM

    Honolulu-based Matson Inc has agreed to pay $1M after pleading guilty to polluting Honolulu Harbor with molasses.
  • MSC bolsters service to US Northeast
    October 23, 2014 4:59:00 PM

    Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) will continue to provide direct service from Northern Europe to Boston and Philadelphia despite service changes resulting from its vessel-sharing alliance with rival Maersk.
  • Royal Caribbean guidance disappoints
    October 23, 2014 4:52:00 PM

    Despite expectations for record earnings, Royal Caribbean shares fell after the fourth-quarter outlook came in below Wall Street consensus.

Yachting Piracy Bulletin Updated October 2013

Yachting Piracy Bulletin

Somali Piracy warning for YACHTS


Best Management Practices

For signed-up users please see Advice To Masters section of the website