Hendingar/Operations

Number
Date
Headline
Informer
2018-24
24.08.2018
A small airplane with single engine sent a Mayday, shortly west of the border between Island and Faroe Islands and mrcc called out Brimil and rescue helo HIH, but the airplane was able to land on Vagar airport in safe
JRCC Reykjavík
Number 2018-24
Date 24.08.2018
Headline A small airplane with single engine sent a Mayday, shortly west of the border between Island and Faroe Islands and mrcc called out Brimil and rescue helo HIH, but the airplane was able to land on Vagar airport in safe
Start time 10:27utc
Duration 52 min
Informer JRCC Reykjavík
Area Between Island and Faroe Islands
Participants JRCC Reykjavík, MRCC Tórshavn, Tórshavnradio, Brimil and Rescue Helo HIH
Particulars
2018-23
25.07.2018
Car driven of the road into the sea
Police
Number 2018-23
Date 25.07.2018
Headline Car driven of the road into the sea
Start time 10:22UTC
Duration 7hrs30mins
Informer Police
Area Old Leirvíksvegur
Participants Rescue helicopter, Rescue Sverri, Recue Ziska, Recue Tór, Rescue Tjaldrið, Rescue Sara, MRCC/OXJ, PILOT, TOFTANES and police.
Particulars
2018-22
12.07.2018
person fallen from a birdcliff on Kalsoy
Police
Number 2018-22
Date 12.07.2018
Headline person fallen from a birdcliff on Kalsoy
Start time 11:18utc
Duration 2 hours
Informer Police
Area West side in northern part of Kalsoy
Participants Rescue helicopter, Rescue Lív, Recue Ziska, Recue Vón, Rescue Tjaldrið, MRCC/OXJ and police.
Particulars
2018-21
03.07.2018
Fishing vessel aground on Kallsoy
The captain on the vessel
Number 2018-21
Date 03.07.2018
Headline Fishing vessel aground on Kallsoy
Start time 0031utc
Duration 13h01min
Informer The captain on the vessel
Area Kallsoyar
Participants Jaspis, Ametyst, Brimil, LV og Mrcc
Particulars
2018-19
24.06.2018
Cargo vessel aground at the entrance to Tórshavn harbour
Tórshavn Harbour
Number 2018-19
Date 24.06.2018
Headline Cargo vessel aground at the entrance to Tórshavn harbour
Start time 2201utc
Duration 2h00m
Informer Tórshavn Harbour
Area Tórshavn Harbour
Participants Tórshavn harbour, Police, Samson, Pressarin, Brimil, and MRCC Tórshavn
Particulars
2018-18
15.06.2018
Sailbot in possible trouble
Related
Number 2018-18
Date 15.06.2018
Headline Sailbot in possible trouble
Start time 1000utc
Duration 2 hr
Informer Related
Area North Atlantic
Participants MRCC, FRF and JRCC Bodø
Particulars
2018-17
12.06.2018
Rescued person in vicinity of Sandavág to hospital in Tórshavn
Hospital in Torshavn
Number 2018-17
Date 12.06.2018
Headline Rescued person in vicinity of Sandavág to hospital in Tórshavn
Start time 1746utc
Duration 45 min
Informer Hospital in Torshavn
Area Vicinity of Sandavág
Participants Hospital, SAR-helo/OYHIL, MRCC Torshavn/Torshavnradio and police
Particulars
2018-16
20.05.2018
Rescued person from the area off Múla/Klivsdalur and airlifted to Klaksvík
Police in Tórshavn
Number 2018-16
Date 20.05.2018
Headline Rescued person from the area off Múla/Klivsdalur and airlifted to Klaksvík
Start time 2059utc
Duration 1 hr 23 min
Informer Police in Tórshavn
Area Múla/Klivsdalur
Participants SAR-helicopter/OYHIL, Mountain Rescue, MRCC Tórshavn, Tórshavnradio and police in Tórshavn
Particulars
2018-15
10.05.2018
Medevac of person from the vicinity of Saksun to hospital in Torshavn
Hospital in Torshavn
Number 2018-15
Date 10.05.2018
Headline Medevac of person from the vicinity of Saksun to hospital in Torshavn
Start time 0943
Duration 0h51m
Informer Hospital in Torshavn
Area Saksun
Participants Hospital, SAR-helo/OYHIL, MRCC Torshavn/Torshavnradio
Particulars
2018-14
28.04.2018
Medevac from russian trawler Kapitan Sulimov
Faroe Agency
Number 2018-14
Date 28.04.2018
Headline Medevac from russian trawler Kapitan Sulimov
Start time 0820utc
Duration 2 hrs
Informer Faroe Agency
Area 100 nm southeast of Tórshavn
Participants SAR-helicopter/OYHIL, MRCC Tórshavn, Tórshavnradio and hospital
Particulars
2018-13
21.04.2018
Cospas Sarsat signal detected from fishing vessel
JRCC Bodø AFTN
Number 2018-13
Date 21.04.2018
Headline Cospas Sarsat signal detected from fishing vessel
Start time 1632 utc
Duration 1h 26min
Informer JRCC Bodø AFTN
Area SW of Faroe Islands
Participants MRCC Tórshavn - F/V Mascot
Particulars Epirb signal received from F/V Mascot. Water was coming into the epirb which was mounted on the bridge roof. The ship was in safe
2018-12
20.04.2018
Rescued tourist and airlifted to hospital.
Police
Number 2018-12
Date 20.04.2018
Headline Rescued tourist and airlifted to hospital.
Start time 12:26utc
Duration 2 hours 04 min
Informer Police
Area Kalsoy
Participants Atlantic Helicopters, Police, Hospital in Tórshavn and Klaksvík, Mountain Rescuers and MRCC/Tórshavnradio
Particulars Rescued injured tourist from north of Trøllanes and airlifted to hospital.
2018-11
18.04.2018
Medivac from fishing vessel Skoraberg
Hospital in Tórshavn
Number 2018-11
Date 18.04.2018
Headline Medivac from fishing vessel Skoraberg
Start time 1730utc
Duration 2 hr
Informer Hospital in Tórshavn
Area 135 nm south of Faroe Island
Participants Hospital, SAR-helo/oyhil, MRCC Tórshavn and Tórshavnradio
Particulars
2018-10
10.04.2018
Medevac from fishing vessel Stapin
Hospital in Tórshavn
Number 2018-10
Date 10.04.2018
Headline Medevac from fishing vessel Stapin
Start time 2315utc
Duration 1hr 35min
Informer Hospital in Tórshavn
Area 28 nm NNW of Mykines
Participants Hospital, SAR-helo/oyhil, MRCC Tórshavn and Tórshavnradio
Particulars
2018-09
09.04.2018
Medevac from MV / Havsand
Hospital in Tórshavn
Number 2018-09
Date 09.04.2018
Headline Medevac from MV / Havsand
Start time 0737 utc
Duration 2hrs 20min
Informer Hospital in Tórshavn
Area 100 nm ESE of Nólsoy
Participants The Hospital, SAR-helo/oyhih, Tórshavnradio and Mrcc Tórshavn.
Particulars
2018-08
13.03.2018
Rescued tourist and airlifted to hospital from Villingardalsfjall
Police
Number 2018-08
Date 13.03.2018
Headline Rescued tourist and airlifted to hospital from Villingardalsfjall
Start time 1200utc
Duration 2hours
Informer Police
Area Villingardalsfjall
Participants Police, Hospital, Atlantic Helecopters and MRCC Tórshavn
Particulars
2018-07
11.03.2018
Medevac from MF/Ritan
Police
Number 2018-07
Date 11.03.2018
Headline Medevac from MF/Ritan
Start time 1413 utc
Duration 28 min
Informer Police
Area Svínoy-eiði
Participants Police, Atlantic Helicopters, MRCC Tórshavn ,hospital in Tórshavn, paramedics from KL hospital , Ritan and local people.
Particulars
2018-06
04.03.2018
Medevac from Mascot/OW2164
Mascot
Number 2018-06
Date 04.03.2018
Headline Medevac from Mascot/OW2164
Start time 0054 utc
Duration 2hrs 54min
Informer Mascot
Area 120 nm SW of Faroe Islands
Participants The hospital, Mascot, Atlantic Helicopters and MRCC / Tórshavnradio
Particulars
2018-05
28.02.2018
Faroese fishing boat taking in water
Karlamagnus/XPLV
Number 2018-05
Date 28.02.2018
Headline Faroese fishing boat taking in water
Start time 2152utc
Duration 3hrs 17 min
Informer Karlamagnus/XPLV
Area 1 nm north off Kunoyarnakki
Participants Rescue Ziska, Brimil and MRCC Tórshavn
Particulars Faroese fishing boat Karlamagnus/XPLV required pump assistance 1 nm north off Kunoyarnakki. 4 persons on board. Rescue Ziska on scene 2250utc where two pumps were delivered. Afterwards Karlamagnus was towed into port of Klaksvík. Brimil on scene 2334utc following the boats throughout into Klaksvík.
2018-04
23.01.2018
Boat in risk of drifting ashore
Police
Number 2018-04
Date 23.01.2018
Headline Boat in risk of drifting ashore
Start time 12:40 UTC
Duration ½ hour
Informer Police
Area Kalsoyarfjørð
Participants Police, MRCC Tórshavn, Tórshavnradio, Rescue Ziska and M/V Bragd
Particulars A boat was reported to have lost the engine power in the southern area of Kalsoyarfjørð. The boat was drifting toward the rocky shore. A nearby boat and the Rescue Ziska were tasked to the scene. The boat was towed to the port in Klaksvík.