Tag Archive: NSRI Table Bay station commander

Dramatic rescue of lone yachstman adrift in the Atlantic Ocean

An incredible tale has emerged of how a lone yachtsman adrift in the Atlantic Ocean after he had to abandon his yacht, was rescued by a tanker at sea. The efforts of those… Continue reading

NSRI rescued men who abandoned ship aground off Robben Island

In a five hour operation, NSRI volunteers rescued 12 crew members who abandoned their 19.6 meter Hout Bay fishing trawler Claremont ¬†after it ran aground on the South Western side of Robben Island… Continue reading

Woman in labour rapidly evacuated from Robben island by NSRI

A 35 year-old woman who went into labour on Robben Island at 3.04 am this morning, 24 July, was quickly evacuated¬† from the island by NSRI duty crew. The woman was transported by… Continue reading