HMCS Whitehorse Assist Vessel in Distress

first_img Share this article View post tag: americas HMCS Whitehorse Assist Vessel in Distress June 15, 2015 View post tag: Distress View post tag: fire Canadian Navy’s HMCS Whitehorse responded to a request for assistance from Amora Mia, a 75-foot pleasure vessel, which had reported an engine room fire at approximately 1 p.m. on June 10, 2015.When HMCS Whitehorse arrived, the fire had been extinguished but the vessel was adrift with no propulsion. The four crew members of Amora Mia were brought on board HMCS Whitehorse for safety reasons.HMCS Whitehorse was conducting coastal operations, including costal surveillance, along the coast of British Columbia when it responded to the stricken vessel. The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Victoria was also coordinating assistance. The rescue took place approximately six nautical miles east of Robson Bight.Amora Mia was towed by HMCS Whitehorse and handed over to an inshore rescue boat near Port McNeill, B.C.[mappress mapid=”16231″]Image: Canadian Navy View post tag: vesselcenter_img View post tag: Navy View post tag: Naval View post tag: HMCS Whitehorse View post tag: News by topic Authorities Back to overview,Home naval-today HMCS Whitehorse Assist Vessel in Distress last_img read more

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ATP Finals: Dominic Thiem edges out Rafael Nadal in high-quality clash | Tennis News

first_imgDominic Thiem will move into the semi-finals if Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Andrey Rublev later on Tuesday Nadal held firm to force a second tie-break but Thiem’s willingness to go for the big shots and make them earned him more match points, and this time he took one.“It was a great match from the first to the last point,” Thiem said on court afterwards. “I think I was pretty lucky to get the first set.“Against Rafa, it’s nice to win the first set obviously, but still, he’s there 100 per cent. I knew then that maybe I had a slight advantage but I had to stay super focused. I’m happy that I got it today.”Don’t forget to follow us on skysports.com/tennis, our Twitter account @skysportstennis & Sky Sports – on the go! Available to download now on – iPhone & iPad and Android Dominic Thiem will move into the semi-finals if Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Andrey Rublev later on Tuesday
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