Iceland Amver Awards

Amver Director Benjamin Strong presented the Icelandic research vessel Arni Fridriksson with it's 2018 Amver Award to Captain Audunn Kristinsson, Deputy Chief of Operations for the Icelandic Coast Guard, on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 in Reykjavik, Iceland. Mr. Strong was participating in the Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators annual search and rescue workshop and table top exercise. The workshop brings search and rescue professionals, cruise industry personnel and academia together to discuss the latest trends in Arctic search and rescue. In addition to the rescue discussions, a table top exercise scenario is facilitated in small groups and shared with the participants.

Wed, 10 Apr 2019 08:13:00 GMT

Welcome Wednesday!

This week we are fortunate to have a large group of new ships in the Amver system. Your continued support of this vital life saving system is what makes it work. Without your support there's no real Amver program. Thank you for joining. Thank you for continuing to send your position reports. Thank you for saying YES when called upon to help those in need. Now, help us welcome the latest members of the Amver safety network. To see the list, click on the Welcome Wednesday link above.

Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT


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