Small boat with engine trouble in Mykinesfjord.
Headline Small boat with engine trouble in Mykinesfjord.
Start time 1645
Informer M/B Skarvur
Participants Rescue Sverri, Skarvur, Bóghvíti and MRCC Torshavn
Particulars Rescue Sverri towed the Bóghvíti to port.
Capsized kayak near Enniberg
Headline Capsized kayak near Enniberg
Start time 1700
Area Northern tip of Faroe Islands
Participants MRCC Tórshavn, Local Rescue team, Police, Rescue Helo OY-HIL, Rescue Lív, Rescue Vón, Eina Mikkelsen, Búðardalur and Klaksvík Fire Brigade
Particulars Searched for 9 capsized kayak in northen tip of Faroe Islands.
Small boat capsized near the pier at Tórshavn harbour
Headline Small boat capsized near the pier at Tórshavn harbour
Start time 2100
Area Tórshavn harbour
Participants MRCC Tórshavn, Rescue Lív and Police
Particulars Small boat with 2 people onborard capsized in Tórshavn harbour.
Medevac of a person from Kallsoy
Headline Medevac of a person from Kallsoy
Start time 1615
Participants National Hospital, MRCC Tórshavn and Rescue Helo OY-HIL
Particulars Injured person transported by HELO to the National Hospital
Medevac from Svínoy
Headline Medevac from Svínoy
Start time 1645
Participants Rescue HIL, National Hospital and MRCC Tórshavn
Particulars Medevac of an injured person in Svínoy to the National Hospital
Search and Rescue of capsized/distressed kayakers near Sørvágur
Headline Search and Rescue of capsized/distressed kayakers near Sørvágur
Start time 1000
Area Near Sørvágur on Vagoy
Participants Rescue Sverri, M/B Jósup, Police, Mrcc Torshavn and Rescue Helo OY-HIL
Particulars Helo Hoist of one capsized kayaker and boat rescue of two others, who were on landed on Tindhólmur.
Headline Medevac Lerkur
Start time 1500
Area Faroe Island
Participants AH, MRCC and Hospital
Search for missing/overdue person in Suðuroy
Headline Search for missing/overdue person in Suðuroy
Start time 2008
Area Northern tip of Suðuroy
Participants Local Rescue team, Police, Mrcc Torshavn and Rescue Helo OY-HIL
Particulars Searched for overdue/missing tourist. Later found safe in Torshavn.
Medivac from cruseliner
Headline Medivac from cruseliner
Start time 0500
Area 50 nm east of Faroe Island
Participants MRCC Tórshavn, Atlantic Helicopters an Central hospital
Medevac from F/I Vessel Brimil
F/I Vessel Brimil
Headline Medevac from F/I Vessel Brimil
Start time 10:58
Duration 1 hr
Informer F/I Vessel Brimil
Area 45 nm southeast of Faroe
Participants Brimil, Rescue Helo, MRCC and Central Hospital
Particulars An injured person from at pleasure craft was transferred to the F/I vessel Brimil and then airlifted to the central hospital in Tórshavn.
Overdue Fishing Boat
Headline Overdue Fishing Boat
Start time 18:43
Duration 1 hr
Informer Local citizen
Area Southeast of Suðuroy
Participants Police, Atlantic Helicopters, Harbour Master in Vági, informer, local fishing boats and F/I Vessel Tjaldrið
Particulars A boat from Vági with one person aboard did not return from at fishing trip as expected. Hence relatives to the boatman warned the MRCC aboat the situation. With assistance from the Harbourmaster and from other fishing boats in the area the overdue boat was spotted as it returned to harbour safe and sound.
Collision 40nm west of Faroe Islands
DSC (Digital Selective Calling)
Headline Collision 40nm west of Faroe Islands
Start time 0000
Duration 8 hr
Informer DSC (Digital Selective Calling)
Area West of Faroe Islands
Participants MRCC and Tjaldri
Rescued a small boat from running aground
Headline Rescued a small boat from running aground
Start time 1700
Duration 1 hr
Participants MRCC an Rescue Lív
Boat with a single person aboard missed
Headline Boat with a single person aboard missed
Start time 12:47
Duration 1,5 hours
Area Eastern and central part of the Isles
Participants Police, Atlantic helicopters, Vørn, Arctic Command, Rescue Ziska, Rescue Vón and Rescue Sverri
Particulars Police reported a missing wooden boat with a single person aboard. The boat was last seen on the 15th at 17:39 UTC in Borðoyarvík. The destination confirmed to be the village Norðskláli. A search was established with designated surface vessels and a rescue helo. Informations were broadcasted on the maritime emergency channel.At 14:30 hours the construction vessel "Siri" reported to have found the boat close to the coastline south of Argir and that the person to be in safe condition.
Small fishing boat missing outside Saksun
Headline Small fishing boat missing outside Saksun
Start time 18:00
Participants Rescue Vón, Police, Atlantic Helicopters, Hospital in Tórshavn and MRCC Tórshavnradio
Medevac from Borðan Nólsoy
Headline Medevac from Borðan Nólsoy
Start time 15:10
Duration 30 min
Area Borðan, south end of Nólsoy.
Participants Hospital, Atlantic Helicopters and MRCC Tórshavn.
Faroese fishing vessel Smaragd taking in water
Headline Faroese fishing vessel Smaragd taking in water
Start time 2128utc
Area Between Mjóvanes and Borðoyarnes
Participants Brimil, MRCC, Helo HIH and Ziska
Frio Petropavlosk /5BVT4 ran ashore
Headline Frio Petropavlosk /5BVT4 ran ashore
Start time 1630utc
Participants Runavíkar Havn and boat tugs
Live SSAS alert from Vestland
Headline Live SSAS alert from Vestland
Start time 1525
Participants MRCC Tórshavn
Particulars Live SSAS alert rcvd from Danish registered vessel Vestland. Point of contact was contacted and informed. MRCC informed of radio survey onboard. Hence, alert disregarded.
Fire in small boat
Headline Fire in small boat
Start time 1708
Area East of Viðareiði
Participants Rescue Ziska, Morgunroðin, Police, MRCC Torshavn
Particulars Small fishing boat reported fire onboard. The fire was extinguished by own crew. The boat was then towed to harbour.