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  • 1 September 2014

    A US Coast Guard boatcrew and good Samaritan rescued seven adults, one child and a dog after their boat capsized in Eagle Harbor near Bainbridge Island, Washington, Sunday.   The eight people and their dog were transferred to awaiting EMS with no reported injuries. Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound in Seattle received a mayday call […]

  • 28 January 2015

    Philippine Coast Guard rescued 11 people off Roxas City, the Philippines, after their vessel capsized. On January 24 the vessel, MBca Vickey, which was sailing towards Banica Wharf, encountered strong winds and rough seas. The personnel of Coast Guard Sub-Station (CGSS) Banica responded to the incident and rescued the passengers. The capsized vessel was towed to Banica […]

  • 6 August 2015
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Irish Navy confirmed that, in an operation which started yesterday, its vessel LÉ NIAMH managed to rescue 367 migrants after their vessel capsized, recovering 25 bodies. LÉ NIAMH was tasked by the Italian Marine Rescue Co-Ordination Centre (MRCC) to come to the assistance of a fishing vessel 110 kilometres north-west of Tripoli with an estimated 600 persons […]

  • 24 September 2015
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Singapore Navy recently responded to a capsizing incident 7 nautical miles north-east of Pedra Branca, in Singapore waters. On September 22, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) received a report that a Malaysian-registered fishing trawler, PAF 4658, had capsized. All five crew members onboard were rescued by the Navy’s patrol vessel, RSS Independence. Two crew […]

  • 13 September 2012

    Two fishermen who fell into the sea after their fishing trawler capsized off Berry Head in Devon yesterday were given immediate first aid by a supply ship to the Royal Navy. Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship, Wave Knight was called to the scene by the Portland Coastguard to assist in the search after another trawler, The […]

  • 5 February 2015

    US Coast Guard rescue crews rescued four men from the water after their vessel capsized one nautical mile east of Port Everglades inlet Wednesday evening. An additional male was taken to Broward General Hospital for a higher level of care. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Miami command center received a report from a person clinging […]

  • 14 July 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    A US Coast Guard boat crew rescued five people from the St. Lawrence Seaway near Cape Vincent, New York, after their boat hit a large wake and capsized Saturday evening.   Just before 9:30 p.m., while returning to base from a patrol, a boat crew from Coast Guard Station Alexandria Bay, New York, aboard a […]

  • 27 October 2014

    US Coast Guard rescue crews from Station South Portland saved three people after their sailboat capsized in Portland Harbor, Maine, Sunday. Watchstanders at the Sector Northern New England Command Center received a call from 911 dispatch at 1:52 p.m. stating that a sailboat had capsized with three people in the water near Spring Point inside […]

  • 11 July 2013
    Training & Education

    Sri Lanka Naval Patrol Craft, P 119 attached to the Southern Naval Command rescued 9 fishermen in the seas 2.5 nautical miles off Galle on 09th July 2013. Their fishing boat (wallam) had capsized due to rough sea conditions. The rescued fishermen were transferred ashore. [mappress] Press Release, July 11, 2013; Image: Sri Lanka Navy  

  • 28 March 2011

      A sailboat capsized and threw 10 people into the waters of San Diego Bay, leaving two men dead, one woman in intensive care, and seven other… By Elliot Spagat (startribune) [mappress] Source: startribune,March 28, 2011

  • 3 November 2014

    US Coast Guard and partner agencies responded to a capsized fishing vessel with multiple people in the water near Bodega Bay Saturday morning. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco received notifications of a capsized vessel and people in the water near Seal Rock. A Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay response boatcrew and a Coast Guard Auxiliary vessel […]

  • 17 January 2012

    Sailors from tanker RFA Wave Knight saved all ten people aboard a stricken pleasure craft off Oman in a dramatic night-time rescue. The 70ft Princess Melisa was taking on water and in danger of capsizing in the northern Arabian Sea when the auxiliary came to her aid. All ten souls aboard her were plucked to […]

  • 19 January 2017
    Authorities, Industry news

    Rolls-Royce received a contract to deliver its MTU diesel engines for the Turkish Coast Guard search and rescue vessels that are to be built by Dutch shipbuilder Damen. The six new vessels are paid for by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and will be built in Ankara. The boats will support ongoing operations to rescue migrants […]

  • 8 July 2014

    The US Coast Guard responded to a 45-foot fishing vessel capsized in Port Valdez, Friday.   At approximately 6:15 p.m. Friday, Coast Guard Sector Anchorage received a report that the seine fishing vessel Elohim capsized while transiting Port Valdez with four adults aboard. The fishing vessel Infinite Grace recovered all four crewmembers and delivered them […]

  • 6 October 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    US Coast Guard and partner agencies rescued five boaters Saturday after their boat capsized in Lockwoods Folley Inlet near Holden Beach, North Carolina. Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders received notification from a good Samaritan reporting a disabled vessel at anchor within the inlet had capsized. Sector watchstanders issued an urgent marine information broadcast and […]

  • 10 July 2014

    Crewmembers from US Coast Guard Station Tillamook Bay in Garabaldi, Oregon, rescued two children and one adult after their boat capsized in front of the station, Wednesday.   Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Sandler, a machinery technician assigned to Station Tillamook, was working on the pier at approximately 2:30 p.m. when he heard screams for […]

  • 16 December 2013

    On Friday 13 December EU Naval Force frigate, ITS Libeccio came to the assistance of a Yemeni fishing dhow that was sailing along the Somali coast with 38 people on board. Due to poor weather conditions, one of two skiffs that were being towed astern of the dhow had capsized and started to sink. Fully […]

  • 18 July 2014

    A Special Boat team from the Philippine Naval Special Operations Group (NAVSOG) based in Sangley Point, Cavite City rescued three fishermen whose boat capsized early before dawn in Manila Bay due to the battering waves caused by the fierce winds of typhoon Glenda on July 16, 2014.   As the winds began to calm down […]

  • 28 January 2013

    Naval troops attached to SLNS Walagamba of the Eastern Naval Command responding to an urgent request for assistance rescued 6 persons from a boat capsized in the Poduwakattu Lagoon on 26th January 2013. Two others, a boy aged 5 and a girl aged 13, had died on admition to Hospital. The rescued persons were transferred […]

  • 6 December 2013

    Naval personnel attached to SLNS Uttara of the Northern Naval Command while on duty rendered assistance to 3 fishermen who had drowned in the sea off Kankasanturei on 04th Dec 2013. Their Fishing boat had capsized due to rough seas and the fishermen had washed away towards Kankasanthurai pier. The rescued fishermen were transferred ashore […]

  • 21 May 2015

    Two Singapore Navy vessels yesterday took part in search and rescue (SAR) operations north-east of Pedra Branca in Singapore waters. RSS Daring and RSS Fearless, along with the Singapore Police Coast Guard, two Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) vessels and several Malaysian vessels, responded to a capsized Bolivian-registered sand-carrier, Oceanline SC208. MPA reported that that the […]

  • 1 September 2014

    Sri Lanka Naval craft attached to Eastern Naval Command on routine patrol rescued two fishermen.   Their fishing vessel capsized in the rough seas off Trincomalee on 30th August 2014. The fishing vessel was towed ashore safely and handed over to the rescued fishermen. [mappress] Press Release, September 01, 2014; Image: Sri Lanka Navy

  • 10 October 2017

    A Libyan Coast Guard boat on Saturday, October 7, opened fire on a tanker they suspected was smuggling Libyan fuel.  A video released by the coast guard shows the Comoros-flagged oil products tanker Goeast being hit by 30mm rounds fired by the coast guard boat. The tanker’s hull, tanks and engine room were severely damaged in the […]

  • 31 July 2012
    Training & Education

    Sub Lieutenant (SLt) Richard Burns and Midshipman (Mid) Edward Pearson were among thousands of sailors taking part in the race around the Island of Wight. They were part of the crew racing in the Catamaran ‘Monocle’, owned by SLt Burns’ uncle, Mr Noel Cockle. Two hours into the 50 nautical mile race with the wind […]

  • 8 June 2012
    Training & Education

    Rescuers from Culdrose hauled a yachtsman out of the Channel as June storms swamped his boat off the French Coast. A Sea King from the Cornish air station was scrambled when sailor Peter Evans’ vessel capsized off St Malo. His upper body wrapped in a towel, a yachtsman climbs down from the Navy helicopter which plucked […]

  • 26 January 2012
    Training & Education

    Sailors and Marines aboard USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) provided assistance to ten Morrocan mariners whose vessel had capsized three days earlier in the Mediterranean Sea, Jan. 24. The mariners’ vessel had capsized in rough seas leaving them without food or water for three days until members from Mesa Verde rescued them via a rigid […]

  • 9 December 2013

    Naval troops attached to SLNS Wasaba of the Northern Naval Command rescued 4 Indian fishermen who had been victimized fot the seas west of Delft Island on 05th December 2013. Their fishing boat had capsized while engaged in fishing due to an engine failure. The rescued fishermen were transferred ashore by the naval personnel and […]

  • 23 January 2012

    Sailors from Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 5 rescued two local fishermen off the rocks in Apra Harbor, Guam Jan. 20. Following routine morning exercises outside the harbor, EODMU 5 divers and technicians spotted the distressed men stranded at the harbor’s entrance and assisted them safely to Family Beach near Cabras Island in Piti. […]

  • 9 March 2015

    Spanish Navy’s frigate SPS Canarias (F86) saved four North African castaways after their boat capsized in the Strait of Gibraltar. The Navy vessel deployed to the scene of the incident after midnight, as soon as they received the call for support. It took them an hour and a half to locate the inflatable boat and rescue the people. […]