ALB Launches, Weymouth

Tue 22 August 17

ALB diverted from exercise to investigate a possible liferaft

   

Time Out  2017-08-22 19:00:00

Time In  2017-08-22 22:30:00

Type  Possible liferaft

Position  Eastern entrance Portland Harbour

Coxswain  Andy Sargent

Mechanic  Jules Hutchings

 

ALB diverted from exercise to investigate a possible deflated life raft in the Eastern entrance to Portland Harbour reported by a passing fishing boat.
The ALB located the object, and launched the Y Boat to retrieve it.
It was found to be a deflated children’s inflatable boat.
With no other signs of distress the ALB was released to return to station.