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  • 5 October 2012

    Sri Lanka Navy rescued an injured fisherman in the eastern deep seas in the early hours of 01st October 2012. He was brought to the Trincomalee Naval Hospital for medical treatment. The fisherman had been among the 8-member crew of a multi-day fishing trawler named “Lakshitha”, which had left for fishing from Devinuwara Fisheries Harbour […]

  • 30 May 2012

    Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the transfer of an injured fisherman ashore on 28th May 2012. He was rushed to the Jaffna General Hospital for further medical attention on completion of the preliminary treatment at KKS Naval Hospital. The fisherman had been among the crew of the multi-day fishing trawler named “Sagara Siri 01”, which […]

  • 10 February 2012

    Sri Lanka Navy rescued 04 Indian fisherman who were drifting onboard an Indian fishing trawler in the seas north of Thalaimannar on 09th February 2012. The trawler bearing the registration number TN/10/MFB/176J, which had developed an engine problem, was towed to Thalaimannar by Sri Lanka Naval Ship “Ranadeera” attached to the Northern Naval Command with […]

  • 17 February 2014

    EU Naval Force warships have once again come to the rescue of fishermen off the coast of Somalia.   Following FGS Hessen’s rescue of a 14 year old fisherman from a capsized boat on Wednesday 12 February, this latest rescue, which happened on Thursday 13 February, saw French warship, FS Siroco and German warship, FGS […]

  • 8 April 2013
    Training & Education

    Elements of Coast Guard Station (CGS) Basco is searching for a reported missing fisherman onboard his non-motorized banca at the vicinity waters of Diura, Mahatao, Batanes yesterday, 07 April. The incident was reported by his wife, Teresita Carzon, who disclosed that his husband Artemio Carzon, 58 years old and resident of Brgy Uyoy, Mahatao, Batanes […]

  • 25 February 2013
    Training & Education

    Sri Lanka Navy rescued an injured fisherman in the Eastern seas on 22nd February 2013. He was brought to the Trincomalee Naval Hospital for medical treatment. The fisherman had been among the 6-member crew of a multi-day fishing trawler named “Blue Ocean 3”, which had left for fishing from Galle Harbour on 17th February 2013. […]

  • 21 August 2015

    During a visit to the Grand Turk, in the Turks and Caicos, the Humanitarian Aid and Disaster Relief team from RFA Lyme Bay helped a fisherman in distress. The operation occurred in the middle of a beach landing exercise while they were demonstrating their capability. The crew of the Combat Support Boat (CSB) spotted a […]

  • 19 June 2013

    The Navy rushed a critically ill fisherman to the Karapitiya Teaching Hospital for medical treatment having rescued him in the Southern seas on 18th June 2013. The fisherman, a member of the crew of six onboard the fishing trawler named “Anjelo 02”, which had left for fishing from Negombo on 15th June, had suddenly taken […]

  • 19 January 2012

      Guided-Missile Destroyer USS Dewey has come to rescue the crew of a sinking Iranian fishing dhow, Foxnews reports. US Navy Helicopter spotted the fishing boat Wednesday morning. Lt. Will Jourdan, a pilot of the helicopter, said that their first priority was to make sure that all of the crew was safe. After identifying the […]

  • 6 April 2011

      Highlighting the Service’s multiple roles, a Royal Navy patrol ship has caught and fined a fisherman who misrecorded his catch of hake in an… (government-news) [mappress] Source: government-news,April 6, 2011;

  • 13 January 2012
    Industry news, Training & Education

    The SS Jeremiah O’Brien (Pier 45) is about to begin one of the most extensive preservation efforts in the last two decades.  This landmark World War II Liberty ship, moored at Fisherman’s Wharf, is a living museum on the water.  Built in 1943, the O’Brien is one of only two remaining fully functional Liberty ships […]

  • 5 August 2011

    A fisherman was rescued from a sinking 35-foot commercial fishing vessel Thursday just outside of Gloucester Harbor after the boat began taking on water. U.S. Coast Guard Sector Boston was notified at 8:23 a.m. that the fishing vessel Little Hunter was taking on water near Eastern Point in Gloucester Harbor. Coast Guard personnel from Station […]

  • 20 March 2014
    Authorities, Training & Education

    On Saturday 15 March, EU Naval Force French Flagship, FS Siroco, and South Korean destroyer, ROKS Kang Gam Chan met at sea in the Gulf of Aden to conduct a series of maritime exercises. Both warships are currently conducting counter-piracy operations off the coast of Somalia. During the exercises, Captain Yu Byeong-Joo, who is the […]

  • 2 February 2012

    Naval fliers plucked a stricken Norwegian fisherman from the rocks in sub-zero temperatures in a dramatic rescue. A Sea King from the Commando Helicopter Force broke off a training mission inside the Arctic Circle to find and save the man whose boat had hit rocks near the northern city of Tromsø. The crew of a […]

  • 1 October 2015

    Royal Navy warship HMS Duncan has come to the aid of an injured Iranian fisherman injured in the central Persian Gulf. The Type 45 destroyer was on a routine day at sea when crew heard a ‘Mayday’ call and immediately turned to help the dhow OLI-1. Less than an hour after the emergency request was […]

  • 19 March 2013

    Sailors on board a Royal Navy warship operating off the coast of Africa have saved the life of a Japanese fisherman who had suffered a serious head injury. HMS Argyll was on operations approximately 20 miles off the Cape Verde coast when she received the news that a fisherman onboard the Trawler Wakashio Maru No.82 […]

  • 14 August 2014

    The US Coast Guard, Canadian Coast Guard and the Macomb County, Michigan, Sheriff’s Marine Division combined efforts to rescue a 31-year-old man aboard a 16-foot boat in Lake St. Clair Wednesday morning after he had been reported overdue Tuesday evening.   Just after 6 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Detroit were notified by the […]

  • 8 July 2015

    Spanish Navy’s offshore patrol vessel ‘Alborán’, currently engaged in the albacore surveillance and protection campaign off Cape Finisterre, assisted a Spanish fishing boat with a fisherman with a stroke on board. Given the seriousness of the cerebrovascular accident, it was decided to medevac the fisherman by helicopter. On Friday 3rd the OPV received a distress call […]

  • 18 May 2012

    Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the transfer of the dead body of a fisherman who had died while at deep sea. The remains were brought ashore onboard a naval craft on 16th May 2012. The 58-year old fisherman had been among the crew of the multi-day fishing trawler named “Naveena 4”, which had left for […]

  • 11 November 2015
    Research & Development

    Operation Atalanta’s flagship, ITS Carabiniere, provided food, water and medical assistance to local fishermen off the Somali Coast on Wednesday, November 4. The Italian warship visited several vessels to build on the relationships with local fisherman and explain why EU Naval Force warships are in the area. During the visit to one of the fishing […]

  • 19 September 2016
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Royal Navy frigate HMS Monmouth abandoned the scenario during a Canadian-hosted anti-submarine exercise in order to help a Canadian fisherman in the North Atlantic. The Plymouth-based ship was around 100 miles east of Nova Scotia when she picked up a mayday. The crew of the trawler Double Mischief reported that one of their shipmates had fallen badly […]

  • 16 April 2014

    While patrolling in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa, Royal Australian Navy ship HMAS Darwin provided emergency medical assistance for a heart attack victim on a French fishing vessel.   The French Fishing Vessel (FV) Cape Saint Vincent called for assistance late on the night of the 10th of April. The French Joint […]

  • 17 October 2012

    Sri Lanka Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessel, SLNS Jayasagara brought 2 fishermen ashore on 15th October 2012 for medical treatments after being rescued from deep south eastern sea of Sri Lanka. They had been rescued by two merchant vessels, MV Lusail and MV Edith Maersk, in the south-eastern deep seas of Sri Lanka. MV Lusail had […]

  • 7 November 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    EU Naval Force warship BNS Leopold I carried out a friendly approach on a Kenyan fishing vessel in the Somali Basin. The fishing vessel has been initially sighted by the Belgian Navy warship’s Alouette III helicopter. When the warship was nearby, the fishermen invited BNS Leopold I’s team on board for a visit. The fisherman […]

  • 1 May 2012
    Training & Education

      Sailor of a fishing trawler in need for emergency medical care was transported from the Barents Sea ashore by Northern Fleet (NF) search-…   (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: Russian Navy , May 01, 2012; Image: sz

  • 22 April 2015

    The Spanish Navy’s patrol boat Serviola (P-71) was called in for an emergency aboard Moisés Daniel fishing trawler. One of the vessel’s crew members needed immediate medical attention. The patrol vessel received a distress call from the trawler on Friday, which was five miles away from its position. Once in the vicinity, Serviola offered assistance, and transferred the […]

  • 26 March 2013

    After being alerted to the situation by Milford Haven Coastguard, the duty RAF search and rescue (SAR) helicopter from A Flight, 22 Squadron, arrived on the scene to find French fishing vessel, ‘Alf’, being tossed around in the water like a piece of driftwood. Weather conditions were so atrocious that the ‘Alf’ was pitching and […]

  • 9 February 2011

    Royal Navy frigate HMS Iron Duke raced to the aid of a badly injured sailor in the Gulf of Oman after receiving an urgent distress call from a Korean fishing vessel. HMS Iron Duke was the closest coalition warship to the MV Golden Lake when the call came through that a fisherman on board had […]

  • 16 May 2012
    Training & Education

    Sailors from Tyne were carrying out a routine inspection of the FV Farpesca, a French stern trawler, in the Channel as part of their fishery protection patrol when the skipper asked for help with one of his deck hands who’d suffered a suspected broken arm. The Portsmouth-based patrol ship sent her first-aider across to assess […]