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Quick clip: Gt Yarmouth Pilot boat return to port, 11 September 2019

On the afternoon of 11 September 2019, Great Yarmouth’s 2019-delivered pilot boat Horatio enters the port’s river harbour to return to station.

Pilot launch St Brendan loiters off berth 9, 19 July 2019.

Harwich Haven Pilot Launch St Brendan loiters off the end wall of Felixstowe’s berth 9 for a brief moment, on Friday 19 July 2019. Filmed by Chris Gosling

Slow TV: MSC Altair swings and comes alongside in real time; 16 June 2019

A unique feature, showing MSC Altair swinging, and being taken into berth 8 at Felixstowe in real time – 18 minutes and 45 seconds, with only a minute or so…

Noortruck sails in a strong breeze, 11 March 2019

Offshore supply ship Noortruck sails towards the EA1 windfarm on the breezy morning of 11 March 2019, after making a call at the ABP port of Ipswich.

Up Close: Pilot disembarking from Container Ship Cap San Nicolas, River Plate, 1 Dec 2017

As Container Ship Cap San Nicolas heads out from Buenos Aires, the pilot launch Koon comes alongside to collect the harbour pilot:

Spectacular pilot boarding – would you like the job?

It takes a lot more than rough seas to put off a pilot – here’s a very clear demonstration of skill and ability, combined with a healthy dose of self-confidence…

Up the Clyde at dawn . .

Join pilot Gillan Locke on the bridge for a journey through the Firth of Clyde Channel and River Clyde aboard the bulker Thalassini, berthing at Shieldhall Riverside Quay at King…

Aboard Seadancer up the Clyde:

Join pilot Gillan Locke as he takes Suezmax crude tanker Seadancer through Firth of Clyde Channel and Loch Long, berthing at Finnart Ocean Terminal, on 24th June, 2014. Assisted by…

Pilotage: Chemical tanker outbound from Rotterdam

Join The Rotterdam Pilot aboard the chemical carrier BOW ENGINEER to depart the Port of Rotterdam at sunrise, December 2013: