Tagged: cargo

Wilh Wilhelmsen still weak

Wilh Wilhelmsen has seen its third quarter operating profit drop to $47.8m a 42% fall on the $83.1m recorded through the corresponding period of last year. The Oslo-listed company said total income was about...

Norwegian pilot refused to fly over Iraq – got fired

A Norwegian pilot is caught up in a legal battle with his former employer; Luxembourg-owned Cargolux, because he refused to fly over Iraq for safety reasons, reports E24.no. Hein Floden (56) from Trysil in...

Norwegian ship with six crew sinks

A Norwegian-registered cargo ship has sunk off the west coast of Sweden with six crew members on board, maritime officials said on Friday. The ship, named Langeland, got into difficulties after being battered by...