Your Search Returned 107 tagged news reports
With the 30th annual Sam Crosthwait Fishing Tournament under way this weekend, more than 100 tournament teams are rejoicing for the weekend of beautiful weather. Fourteen of those teams are fishing offshore, and after consecutive years of rough
The sailor activated his emergency distress beacon 120 nautical miles south of Mallacoota, in eastern Victoria, around 1:30am today. The solo yachtsman left Portsea on Sunday en route to Auckland, New Zealand, as part of an around-the-world journey.
Alaska Two hikers were rescued in southeast Alaska after activating an emergency beacon. According to Alaska State Troopers, the two set off the beacon when one of the hikers became ill with flu-like symptoms. The Ketchikan Daily News (http://is.gd/
Journey Invite friends to discover what they are reading by connecting to Facebook. Connect with friends on Facebook and start sharing new and exciting content. Beacon proves its worth twice-over for hunters Maritime NZ, Fuseworks April 3, 2013, 10:
Sunday to pick up an injured bushwalker and two rescuers from bushland in southwest Tasmania...Two female walkers had set off the beacon on behalf of a man in his 60s with a suspected broken ankle. A police crewman and paramedic were winched to the
Four Irish sailors were rescued from their stricken Swan class yacht, Wolfhound, this morning around 70 miles north of Bermuda. The men, two in their 70s and two in their 50s, had to deal with battery power 400 miles off the Delaware coast as well as
Journey Invite friends to discover what they are reading by connecting to Facebook. Connect with friends on Facebook and start sharing new and exciting content. Tramper slammed for apparent mis-use of beacon Maritime NZ, Fuseworks February 8, 2013, 1:
It's believed it was set off by a 26-year-old man from Queanbeyan who was canyoning in the area. A preliminary search for the man is now under way by the Blue Mountains Police Rescue Squad, Ambulance Special Casualty Access Team and Hawkesbury SES
Its activation begins a major expansion of the space-based Cospas-Sarsat network, which brings help to air and sea vessels in distress. The second pair of Europe's Galileo navigation satellites is the first of the constellation to host SAR search and
The yacht has lost its mast and suffered hull damage in rough conditions. Friday afternoon from 500 nautical miles southwest of Hobart. Shipping in the area has been alerted and the cruise liner Orion is making its way towards the stricken yacht.