ILB Launches, Weymouth

Fri 11 August 17

ILB launches to the aid of a 27' yacht


Time Out  2017-08-11 13:54:00

Time In  2017-08-11 15:00:00

Type  yacht with fouled propeller

Position  1/4' East Weymouth Harbour

Helm  Karl Sargent6



ILB launched to a Pan Pan from a yacht with 2 persons on-board with a fouled propeller close to the harbour entrance.
Once on scene the situation was assessed
With no other problems and the persons fine and well, a tow was passed to the vessel.
The ILB towed the vessel to the harbour entrance, continuing the tow alongside the ILB into the harbour to the casualties berth.
Once the casualty was safely moored, the ILB was released to return to station, refuelled and made ready for service.