Tag Archives: Buoy

Record Waves in the North Atlantic

In the last day or two, there have been numerous press reports of a 19 meter (62.3 ft) wave, recorded by an automated buoy in the North Atlantic between Iceland and the UK off the Outer Hebrides. This is a … Continue reading

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Almost Home, USS Georgia Collides With Buoy

The nuclear submarine USS Georgia is now in drydock at the Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay.  The Georgia was returning after a long international deployment when it ran into buoy No. 23, located at the entrance to the channel leading to the boat’s … Continue reading

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