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Tag: L' Austral cruise

  • Thursday, November 19th 2015 - 22:30 UTC

    Falklands' cruise rescue operation live-tested and successfully completed

    RAF Sea King helicopter winching passengers to safety from the cruise ship Le Boreal (Pic MoD)

    Passengers and crew forced to abandon a cruise ship due to a fire in the engine room causing loss of power, were all safe and without injury in Stanley yesterday morning. This followed a complex rescue and care mission comprising British Forces from Mount Pleasant, Government emergency services, the ship’s agents Sulivan Shipping and with support from local farmers.