Man missing – Durban. 2 Patient evacuation operations off fishing boats – St Francis Bay:

DURBAN: Andre Fletcher, NSRI Durban station commander, said: At 17h30, Sunday, 25th August, NSRI Durban duty crew and eThekwini Lifesaving lifeguards were activated following reports from eThekwini Metro Police Search and Rescue of a drowning in progress at Wedge Beach, Durban. An NSRI rescue swimmer responded directly to the scene to join eThekwini lifeguards who had


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Child missing in Strand

Alan Meiklejohn, NSRI Strand station commander, said: At 14h36, Saturday, 24th August, NSRI Strand duty crew were activated by the Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) following reports of a drowning in progress at Strand Beach. The sea rescue craft Spirit of Surfski and Mercantile Spirit were launched and our sea rescue vehicle and NSRI rescue


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Patient evacuation off a ship:

Marc de Vos, NSRI Table Bay station commander, said: At 22h55, Tuesday, 20th August, NSRI Table Bay duty crew, accompanied by WC Government Health EMS rescue paramedics, launched the sea rescue craft Spirit of Vodacom and rendezvoused with a container ship off-shore of the Port of Table Bay. NSRI rescue crew and the EMS rescue paramedics


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Patient casualty evacuated following cliff fall:

Robert van Helsdingen, NSRI Wilderness station commander, said: At 13h26, Saturday, 10th August, NSRI Wilderness duty crew were activated following eye-witness reports of a suspected drowning in progress on the shoreline at a rocky cliff face West of the Victoria Bay Western Point, near to George. The sea rescue craft ClemenGold Rescuer was launched and NSRI


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Patient evacuated off crude oil tanker:

Picture by Netcare 911 - the Airborne Sea Rescue team (SA AIR FORCE 15 SQUADRON, NETCARE 911 and NSRI DURBAN) on the patient evacuation operation this morning in Durban.

Andre Fletcher , NSRI Durban station commander, said: A 46 year old Romanian ships crewman has been safely patient evacuated off a crude oil tanker, 6 nautical miles off-shore of the Port of Durban, this morning, Friday, 09 August. NSRI Durban rescue swimmers, Netcare 911 rescue paramedics and an SA Air Force Flight team in


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