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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 30 January 2012

Three calls for PE

PORT ELIZABETH Saturday and Sunday, 28th and 29th January, 2012. 3 incidents – man saved from drowning; man overboard yacht rescued, one man missing:At 08h25 on Saturday 28th January NSRI Port Elizabeth volunteer sea rescue duty crew were called out ...

Mossel Bay
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 30 January 2012

Missing diver found

MOSSEL BAY Saturday 28th January 2012. Missing diver found:At 18h32 on Saturday, 28th January NSRI Mossel Bay volunteers were called out following a request for assistance from local dentist Piet Camphers reporting ex NSRI Mossel Bay crewman Riaan Braxton, 44 ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 26 January 2012

Crewman evacuated from ship off Cape Town.

A crewman was evacuated from the M/V ARCHIMEDES, which is on route from Norway to China. The man who was suspected of suffering from Pericarditis was flown back to the Titan helipad in Cape Town harbour and then transported to ...

Bird Island
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 25 January 2012

Two men rescued off Bird island:

BIRD ISLAND TUESDAY 24th JANUARY 2012.At 19h12 Port Alfred volunteers were called out following reports of 2 SA National Park rangers, one a Marine ranger and one an intern, being swept out to sea aboard a small rubber-duck off Bird ...

RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 25 January 2012

Quick thinking - two boogie boarders rescued:

RAMSGATE TUESDAY 24th JANUARY 2012.At 19h01 on Tuesday, 24th January NSRI Shelly Beach duty crew and Police Search and Rescue were called out following an eye-witness report of two people on Boogie Boards being swept out to sea at Ramsgate ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 23 January 2012

Vaal dam NSRI helps to fight house fire:

VAAL DAM Saturday 21st January 2012. :At 21h30 Vaal Dam volunteer rescue duty crew were called out following a request for assistance from residents at Club 40, private residences on farmland, 30 km from the Deneysville Vaal Dam NSRI, near ...

RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 19 January 2012

1 man rescued 2 men missing

STATION 2, BAKOVEN. STATION 3, TABLE BAY. STATION 16, STRANDFONTEINIn three separate incidents on Wednesday, 18th January, 1 man was rescued and 2 men are missing and are presumed to have drowned.Bakoven:At 14h56 NSRI Bakoven and Clifton Surf Lifesaving were ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 18 January 2012

Table Bay evacuates man off container ship

Tuesday 18 JanuaryTable Bay volunteers launched Spirit of Vodacom after being asked by Voight Shipping to assist with an evacuation of a 39 year old crewman from the 365.5m container vessel CMA CGM Christophe Colomb.Spirit of Vodacom was launched at ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 17 January 2012

Solo yachtsman rescued off Hout Bay:

HOUT BAY Monday 16th January 2012:At 18h55 on Monday 16th January Hout Bay duty crew were called out following a request for assistance from the San Diego, USA, solo yachtsman Bob Lorenzi, aboard his yacht Armido with a split mainsail.His ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 16 January 2012

Dog rescued and teenager presumed drowned:

Sunday 15th January 2012.Hout Bay:At 09h43 Hout Bay sea rescue crew were busy with a routine exercise onboard their sea rescue craft just off Hout Bay main beach when they saw people waving frantically towards them and pointing out to ...

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