18ft Sports Fisher Broken Down – Sunday 16th July 2017

18ft Sports Fisher Broken Down – Sunday 16th July 2017

While the Atlantic 85 was on routine training exercises in the Solent area, Solent Coastguard requested that the Atlantic divert at 12:00pm to assist a 18ft Sports fisher vessel that had suffered engine failure. While on route to the casualties reported position it was established that they weren’t in the specified area so the crew used our direction […]

Search For A Missing Kayaker – 3rd July 2017

Search For A Missing Kayaker – 3rd July 2017

Crew Paged: 14:13pm Solent Coastguard requested the crew to launch the Atlantic 85 to search for a reported missing kayaker in the Hayling Bay area. The Atlantic 85 launched within minutes and made best speed to the search location and commenced a very thorough search of the area. After approximately a hour and a half of the […]