Donate Call for Help Now Find a Base


087 094 9774
Sunday 1 March 2015:
NSRI Bakoven, NSRI Table Bay and NSRI Air Sea Rescue unit exercised with Navy Submarine and 22 Squadron Helicopter off Sea Point.
Bruce Davidson, Bakoven station commander said, 'NSRI Bakoven's Rotarian Schipper, NSRI’s Table Bay's Spirit of Vodacom and the NSRI’s Air Sea Rescue unit participated in a routine exercise with the SA Navy submarine SAS Queen Modjadji II and a SAAF Lynx helicopter off Sea Point this morning. The exercise involved close quarter manoeuvring, the transferring of a mannequin from the submarine to Rotarian Schipper and then to Table Bay’s Spirit of Vodacom as well as the deployment of rescue swimmers between the Lynx helicopter and the Table Bay rescue boat.'
Photographs are available for media download on Sea Rescue’s Flickr page.
You can watch a 1 minute video showing the exercise on Sea Rescue's YouTube page here.
Next Article

Helping our colleagues fighting the fires:

Read More

You may also like

28471500 1756939531033894 6698045495756980224 n
ANIMAL RESCUE  | Published: 18 September 2021

Hartbeespoort Dam – Dog rescued:

At 14h20, Friday, 17 September, NSRI Hartbeespoort Dam duty crew were activated following multiple eye-witness reports of a dog in the middle of Hartbeespoort Dam and appearing to be in difficulty swimming in the direction from Mariners Village, Kosmos, towards Pecanwood. ...

197002094 4235422629852930 8017248573942838702 n
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 18 September 2021

Yzerfontein – 2 fishermen deceased

At 09h46, Friday, 17 September, NSRI Yzerfontein duty crew and the SA Police Services were activated following reports from a local fishing vessel that they were heading towards Yzerfontein harbour with 8 crew onboard of which 2 crewmen were suspected to be deceased. ...

IMRF Awards Background
AWARDS  | Published: 14 September 2021

Waves of elation sweep across the NSRI after winning two Awards

Stories of dedication, selflessness, bravery and innovation dominated the International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) Awards ceremony today with the NSRI winning two international awards. ...