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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 13 June 2011

Chokka fisherman evacuated St Francis Bay and boat capsizes Port Alfred

Sea Rescue – Eastern Cape – 11 and 12 June, 2011: Chokka fisherman evacuated St Francis Bay and boat capsizes Port Alfred.At 07h20 on Saturday - 11 June NSRI St Francis Bay were called to just outside of the harbor ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 12 June 2011

NSRI High line team called out

Pilot and co-pilot go through pre-flight checks and load the vessel position into the GPAt approximately 16h00 on Saturday 11 June the NSRI High line team wascalled to assist Titan Helicopters with the evacuation of a Taiwanesechief officer off ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 5 June 2011

Chokka boat : 9 rescued from upturned hull.

Sea Rescue – Port Alfred – 05 June, 2011: At 08h08 this morning nine chokka boat fishermen were rescued from inside the upturned hull of their 45 ft chokka boat ' Kowie' by NSRI volunteers from Port Alfred and Port ...

RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 5 June 2011

Body of lifeguard recovered: Margate

At 10h20 NSRI Shelly Beach volunteers were called out to assist the SA Police Services and Tower 13 lifeguards in a search for a male lifeguard reported missing in the surf at Margate Beach.We launched Caltex Endeavor and our Discovery ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 3 June 2011

Injured fisherman evacuated off deck boat

Mossel Bay – 03 June, 2011: Injured fisherman evacuated off deck boat:At midnight NSRI Mossel Bay were alerted by the Transnet National Ports Authority following a request for urgent medical assistance from the fishing Deck boat Sundancer. A 43 year ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 31 May 2011

Plett shark incident

Plettenberg Bay – 30 May, 2011: Warning following shark incident:A warning is issued for bathers, surfers and paddlers to exercise caution along the Plettenberg Bay coastline. This warning follows an incident yesterday afternoon where a surfer had his surfboard nudged ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 23 May 2011

Appeal made in search for missing man: Plett

Plettenberg Bay – 22 May, 2011: Appeal made in search for missing man:Today a concentrated effort was resumed to search for missing 57 year old Leonard Smith, from Fourways, Johannesburg, who is believed to have gone missing on Wednesday 18th ...

RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 21 May 2011

Man dies following shark incident

Cape Vidal – 21 May, 2011: Man dies following shark incident:Just after 13h00 NSRI Richards Bay and the Emergency Services were activated following reports of an adult male bitten by a shark while spearfishing at Cape Vidal, 150 kilometers North ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 20 May 2011

Knysna Heads tragedy

At 10h02 NSRI Knysna volunteers were called out following reports of a fishing ski-boat capsized in the Knysna Heads, with 6 local fishermen onboard, while returning to Knysna from a fishing trip.The volunteer duty crew launched our sea rescue boat ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 9 May 2011

Multiple Rescues during Cadiz Freedom Swim

Robben Island : Saturday 7th May 2011At approximately 12:00pm on Saturday 7th May a multiple emergency situation developed off Robben Island, shortly after the Cadiz Freedom Swim, from Robben Island to Big Bay, had been called off by race officials ...

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