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Possible Issues With Recent Pay.Gov Payments

This problem has been resolved and the Merchant Mariner User Fee Payment Form is now functioning properly.

Expired Flare Collection Day

Saturday, May 15th – 9AM – 3PM

Navigating the “Perils”: An Introduction into the World of Marine Insurance

This one-hour presentation on May 26th at 7pm will cover the unique history, structure, and current landscape of the marine insurance market

Sorry, But Your Regatta Doesn’t have the Right of Way

One Professional Captain’s take on Sailing Events and Regattas

Status of CG-719 Series Forms

You may have noticed your application forms expired 3/31/21. The U.S. Coast Guard asks you to continue using the current version of the CG-719 series of forms as posted on the National Maritime Center website.