not logged in.
           forgot password?

Foreign Question?

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 12-12-2007, 07:30 AM
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A.
Posts: 1,573

Fred, Jim & steamboating colleagues:
Fred, your initial question is a good one and Jim's 'follow' enlightening. I'm more than 'rusty' on some of the agreements/mode of operations involving U.S. owned vessels in/on foreign waters. The information could be sifted out, for sure. Such operations would depend on the foreign nation and if on their rivers or coastal waters. Such vessels, if registered under that nation--or another flag of convenience--would indicate they could be manned by those nationals. Current agreements, 'paper corporations,' management companies offices in places like Monaco, Liberia, Bahamas, Monrovia etc., would play a part. If Mr. Wilbur Dow were alive today he would know in an instant. It's a sign of the times. As I've railed in the past: 'Blink your eye for one instant and these corporate birds, with their political and legal lackeys, will sell you down the river in an instant.' I welcome more data and will do a seek and search here.

R. Dale Flick
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are Off
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
DQ hull question Kevin Dickmeyer Steamboats & History 18 05-25-2007 09:01 PM
A food Question sandy mccluskey River Talk & Cruises 8 04-22-2007 11:52 PM
Another DQ Question sandy mccluskey River Talk & Cruises 25 04-20-2007 01:13 AM
Question Alan Bates Steamboats & History 4 01-19-2007 04:47 AM
A history Question. Frank Grimm Steamboats & History 5 06-25-2006 08:11 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:08 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
All content on this site is copyright protected and may not be re-used without written permission.
Bookmark and Share