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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 27 July 2011

Sailor evacuated off ship.

East London – Wednesday 27th July, 2011: Sailor evacuated off ship.At 08h30 on 27th July, 2011 NSRI East London were called out for a 27 year old crewman on-board the 300 meter bulk carrier Tleiades who was suffering from a ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 26 July 2011

Ship run aground – at Sheffield Beach

Tuesday, 26 July, 2011: NSRI on stand-by throughout the night for ship run aground at Sheffield Beach.UPDATE 2 : 16h00For additional information on today's rescue operation at Sheffield Beach: Of the 15 Indian crew members airlifted off PHOENIX today, in ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 11 July 2011

Vehicle plunges off Chapmans Peak

At 16h17 on Sunday 10 July 2011 our NSRI Kommetjie volunteer duty crew were called out following reports that a vehicle had plunged off Chapmans Peak on the Noordhoek side of Chapmans Peak Drive.Cape Medical Response, Metro EMS, the SA ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 7 July 2011

Three yachts assisted in MSC Regatta

NSRI Durban volunteers are on stand-by for the MSC Regatta taking place off Durban between the 4th and 8th July.On Thursday at 12h06 our NSRI Durban volunteer duty crew were called out to assist local yacht Magic Dragon which had ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 29 June 2011

The NSRI/Titan High Line Team

The NSRI/Titan High Line Team were activated on Tuesday 28 June to assist with the Medivac of a crewman from the Ore Carrier M/V Pole 35 nm west of Cape Town. The ship was bound for China and had sailed ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 24 June 2011

Hermanus – Man swept off Hermanus harbor wall.

Hermanus – Friday, 24 June, 2011: Man swept off harbor wall.Just after midday on Friday – 24 June, 2011 NSRI Hermanus volunteers were called out following reports of a man swept off the Hermanus harbor wall.A local whale watching boat ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 21 June 2011

Smitswinkel Bay call

Simonstown: Monday 20 June.Simon's Town volunteers launched their 5.5 metre Eddie Beaumont II to help paramedics who were treating a 60 year old man who had a heart attack in the relatively inaccessible Smitswinkel Bay. They had stabilized the man ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 21 June 2011

Humpback Whale disentangled by members of the SA Whale Disentanglement Network

SA WHALE DISENTANGLEMENT NETWORK – Cape Point – Tuesday, 21 June, 2011.At 11h35 members of the SA Whale Disentanglement Network (SAWDN) were called out when the Rock Lobster fishing vessel Biskop reported that a whale was entangled in rock lobster ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 20 June 2011

Boat fouled in shark nets

At 15h30 on Saturday NSRI Durban volunteers were called out to assist a local 33 foot Bayliner “Free Moment” with 5 men onboard. They had engine failure and had drifted into the shark nets off uShaka Marine World. Their propellors ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 15 June 2011

Plettenberg Bay – British women rescued from hiking trail

At 18h55 on Tuesday - 14 June NSRI Plettenberg Bay volunteers were called out to help two British tourists who had lost their way after wandering off the hiking trail at the Robberg Nature Reserve.Margaret Pilling, 65, and Jean Scurrah ...

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