USMMA gets “space” ship for training

AUGUST 21, 2012—NASA and the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) have signed a memorandum of understanding to transfer NASA’s solid rocket booster recovery ship, 176 ft M/V Liberty Star, to the National Defense

LaHood makes $54 million more available for Kings Point construction and renovation

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood took part in a town hall meeting Tuesday with midshipmen, faculty and staff at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, N.Y, to announce $54 million