Sep 12, 2018

Hovercraft tasked to two people in soft sand off Derby Pool

Hoylake Hovercraft ‘Hurley Spirit’ was tasked by UK Coastguard to reports of two people in difficulty in soft sand off the Derby Pool. The hovercraft and her volunteer crew launched and proceeded to the scene. They were stood down en route as Wirral Coastguard Rescue Team officers had escorted the casualties ashore safely.

 

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When RNLI lifeboats are tasked to a rescue this is commonly referred to as a 'shout'.

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