Fishing boat rescued at sea

Thursday, 2018-04-12 10:39:27
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The fishing boat was found to be in good shape after it was tugged ashore.
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NDO - The Quang Binh provincial Border Guards High Command has successfully rescued a fishing boat with a 9 crew members, which was drifting due to a broken engine, in the central province of Thanh Hoa.

Earlier, at 6:30pm on April 10, the boat’s crew were reportedly fishing 47 nautical miles northeast of Gianh port, in the central province of Quang Binh, when its engine broke down. The crew could not fix the problem and the boat was adrift for several hours.

After receiving the information, the Quang Binh provincial Border Guards High Command sent Flotilla No.2 to coordinate with a Coast Guard ship to the location to deploy the rescue mission.

The fishing boat was found to be in good shape after it was tugged ashore. All of the crew members have recovered and are in good health.