Exmouth RNLI Shannon called to the aid of fishing boat

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PR290614-1 Exmouth Mechanic Andy Williams monitors the Shannon lifeboat’s performance on the SIMS screen.

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PR290614-2 RNLI Lifeguards on duty help marshal beachgoers during recovery.

 

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 PR290614-3 Crew and shore crew volunteers attach the winch rope during recovery on Exmouth beach.

 

Portland coastguard tasked Shannon class R and J Welburn to the aid of a fishing boat taking on water, off Sidmouth at 11.22am on 29 June.

 Photos: (Credit Exmouth RNLI)

The six crew volunteers aboard the new state-of-the-art lifeboat were on the water within 12 minutes and on scene by 11.55am.

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Exmouth schools Hit the Surf with RNLI Lifeguards

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PR201614-4 Year 6 pupils from Beacon C of E Primary School with RNLI Lifeguard Instructors.

 

Around 140 children, aged between seven and 11, from five schools in the area took part in the charity’s unique Hit the Surf scheme, which ran from Monday (16 June) though to today (20 June) on Exmouth beach.

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Boeing selects Rockwell Collins micro-GPS receivers for search and rescue radio system

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As part of the Combat Survivor Evader Locator program, Rockwell Collins is providing its next generation military SAASM (Selective Availability Anti-Spoofing Module) GPS, which allows decryption of precision GPS coordinates. This device is the smallest, lightest and lowest power-consuming SAASM GPS available today.

 

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (June 16, 2014) – Boeing has selected Rockwell Collins to provide its industry leading micro-GPS receivers for the Combat Survivor Evader Locator (CSEL) radio system.

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