Small boat out of fuel

Mar 31, 2009   //   by Caitriona   //   Callouts  //  No Comments

At 18.51 the team were tasked to assist a boat out of fuel off Inisheer.The vessel in difficulty did not know their exact location. The Boat crew launched , taking extra fuel with them,while other members tried to locate the boat from land, along the coast. Within fifteen minutes the vessel was located about 2 miles North East of Inisheer. Four of the five people on board were taken on the Doolin boat while they refueled.  One of the Doolin crew stayed on board the small vessel with the coxain and they were accompanied back across Galway Bay to Spiddal.

Incident 11/09

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