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Students aboard MMA training ship run safety drills before disembarking for 60-day voyage

By Mario Moretto, BDN Staff

Students enrolled in Maine Maritime Academy’s Regiment of Midshipmen participate in several training cruises before graduating with an unlimited Coast Guard license to operate even the largest ships. In this video shot Monday, May 6, students run a fire and emergency drill. The Training Ship State of Maine will leave Castine on May 9 and will not return until June 30.

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