Cargo ship crew in dramatic rescue after vessel loses power in rough seas off Norway " video

Published Apr 07 2021 at 12:52 AM GMT
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  • Footage posted by the Norwegian Coast Guard shows the rescue of 12 crew members of a stricken vessel in the North Sea.
  • Crew onboard the Eemslift Hendrika made a distress call on Monday, reporting a heavy list after stormy weather displaced some of its cargo.
  • Some of the crew had to jump into the water because the vessel was leaning so much.
  • All of the 12 were brought to safety.
  • The 111 metre (366 feet) Netherlands-registered ship, which was transporting smaller yachts, had lost power in its main engine and was now drifting towards land.




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  • Published Apr 7, 2021 12:52 AM GMT