41764

Date of Incident: 
01/05/2022
Station: 
NCI Gosport
Incident Summary: 
May Day from yacht with engine failure and fire. 4 POB. HMCG acknowledged May Day, NCI informed CG they had visual.. NCI gave position, LB tasked and was conned to casualty by NCI. 2 Police launches
attended, fire reported out. Casualty towed to safety by Police launch, attended by fire engines.
RNLI: 
Yes
Initiated: 
MCA/HMCG
MCA: 
Yes
MCA No.: 
010706
Casualty Type: 
Sailing Vessel
Cause of Incident: 
Vessel - Disabled / Machinery Failure

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Currently 57 NCI stations are operational and manned by over 2600 volunteers keeping watch around the British Isles from Fleetwood in the North West, through Wales, to the South and East of England to Hornsea in the East Riding of Yorkshire. 

NCI watchkeepers provide the eyes and ears along the coast, monitoring radio channels and providing a listening watch in poor visibility. They are trained to deal with emergencies offering a variety of skills and experience, and full training by the NCI ensures that high standards are met.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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