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Freighter rescued yacht crew
On Sep 4, 2023, at midday the JRCC of the Greek Coast Guard as informed about a Dutch-flagged sailing vessel in a difficult position due to the inability to use the sails, 19 nautical miles northwest of Lefkada, with two crew members on board. A patrol boat was deployed, and three nearby ships notified, while one helicopter took off. The sailing vessel was located, and its two occupants were safely transferred to the 'My Reyhan', en route from Porto Nogaro, and taken to the Preveza anchorage, where they were picked up by a fishing vessel with officers from the Port Authority on board and transported safely to the port of Preveza. A preliminary investigation was being carried out by the Port Authority of Preveza.
Medevac off Dundee
A crew member of the "Sea Kestrel" has been airlifted to hospital on July 27, 2017, at 8.30 a.m. after an incident off the coast near Dundee. The vessel was approaching Dundee when he became ill with an undisclosed medical issue. The rescue helicopter Rescue Bond One from Aberdeen was deployed and he was flown to the Ninewells Hospital for treatment. The ship berthed in Dundee at noon and meanwhile continued to Sluiskil.
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Vessel at anchor off Teignmouth 27th March 2010 from Port Talbot.Upload News