Rescues At Sea

Date 20/02/12
Location Mediterranean Sea
Summary Assistance to a fishing vessel on fire


On the 20th Feb the Green Park received a Distress relay from MRCC Olympia requesting assistance for a fishing vessel that was near by and on fire.

The Green Park proceeded to the distress location, and on arrival stod by while another vessel( MSC Sola) which had already arrived used her rescue boat to pick up 5 crew members from the fishing boat's liferaft. 

The Green Park stood by for a further hour until released by the MRCC.