Maryland Offshore Wind Annual Meeting

Maryland Offshore Wind 2015 Annual MeetingApril 22-23, 2015 Orioles Warehouse, Camden Yards Baltimore, Maryland Hear updates on regional offshore wind projects.Understand Maryland’s offshore wind project and the team members required.Learn about strategies for local subcontracting, plans for procurement, and partnering opportunities. Discover strategies for securing financing, creating strategic alliances and generating Letters of Intent.Parking is included.Register at www.teamosw.com

GARC: The First Military Rescue Mission

OKINAWA, Japan: On October 5, 2014 three airmen working at the Kadena Air Force Base were swept into the sea during Typhoon Phanfone, a category-4 storm with winds reaching 150 miles an hour and estimated 15-30 foot high waves. A joint rescue mission, launched by the 31st Air Rescue Squadron stationed at Kadena and the 11th Division of the Japanese Coast Guard and local fire department, began shortly thereafter, deploying two GARCs and six jetskis. Within hours, however, the jetskis were disabled, unable to handle the waves and the breaking…