ALB Launches, Weymouth

Sat 13 April 19

ALB launched to a medivac from a 50 metre tallship


Time Out  2019-04-13 11:35:00

Time In  2019-04-13 13:30:00

Type  Medivac

Position  20' SW Portland Bill

Coxswain  Andy Sargent

Mechanic  Kevin Goddard


NMOC requested ALB to proceed to a 50 mtr tall ship 20’ SW of Portland Bill with an injured crew member on board.
The ALB was to transfer the casualty to the Lifeboat for him them to be winched to the Coastguard rescue helicopter.
ALB launched and proceeded towards the vessels position.
The Rescue helicopter arrived on scene, and successful managed to winch the casualty directly to the aircraft.
The ALB was stood down to return to station refuelled and made ready for service.