Welcome to EMPA pilots

EMPA is a professional, non-profit organization, created in Antwerp in 1963 by pilots of what was then called the European Community.

Nowadays EMPA represents about 5.000 maritime pilots from 25 European countries, including Norway, Russia, Croatia, Turkey and Ukraine, regrouping member countries' associations of maritime pilots from the Baltic Sea, the North Sea, the Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean and the Black Sea.

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"Commit to safe navigation! https://t.co/epEYQYwXnf" 3 weeks ago
"Bravo, Brabo! 👏👏 @BraboCvba https://t.co/RXgcQsnJx8" a month ago
"In grateful appreciation to European tugs and their crew, for invaluable assistance and excellent seamanship skills… https://t.co/rlHfKRbJuO" a month ago
"RT @Gardjola: Crew member hurt as tug boat's towing line splits https://t.co/Uq4PAUEobp" 2 months ago
"RT @PilotHarbour: Pilot and master bridge wing berthing Maersk Hamburg , Noatum Terminal Valencia port. https://t.co/uz5w7XJs4s https://t.c…" 2 months ago
"RT @sim_pilot_qc: Fatigue in the maritime industry is an important concern. https://t.co/NsevogXrZW Fatigue responsible for 2017 occurrence…" 2 months ago
"Merry Christmas to all seafarers and maritime pilots, and their families https://t.co/dnczuRhBAt" 3 months ago
"RT @EP_Environment: Parliament and Council agree drastic cuts to #plastic pollution of environment https://t.co/docCPpmwbi @Frederiqueries…" 3 months ago
"RT @hicapted: Norway Releases Preliminary Report on Frigate Collision https://t.co/9q4HR7czH2 Lack of AIS by Navy ship prevented tanker pil…" 4 months ago