Hendingar/Operations

Number
Date
Headline
Informer
2016-023
19.06.2016
Medevac from F/V Steintór OW 2380
Police
Number 2016-023
Date 19.06.2016
Headline Medevac from F/V Steintór OW 2380
Start time 11:04
Duration 05 hr 18 min.
Informer Police
Area East of Faroes
Participants Police, Hospital, F/V Steintór, Atlantic Helicopter OY-HIL and Oxj/Mrcc
Particulars
2016-022
13.06.2016
Missed person found death on the mountain "Støðlafjall".
Police
Number 2016-022
Date 13.06.2016
Headline Missed person found death on the mountain "Støðlafjall".
Start time 20:34 june 13. 2016.
Duration 11 hr 30 min.
Informer Police
Area Mountain "Støðlafjall" Eysturoy.
Participants Police, Atlantic Helicopters, mountain rescuers, volunteers, shepherds and fire-fighting squad SEK
Particulars At 20:34 police reported a women age 74, missed on the mountain “Støðlafjall” Eysturoy. She was last in contact with her family at 17:30 by mobile phone. At this time the weathercondition on the mountain was very poor, because of heavy fog. The search and rescue operation started immediately and at 07:52 the police reported that the rescue helicopter had found at rescued the body of the 74 years old women. She was announced death at 07:30, by a doctor on scene.
2016-021
06.06.2016
Evacuation from Mykines
Police
Number 2016-021
Date 06.06.2016
Headline Evacuation from Mykines
Start time 1306
Duration 1h02m
Informer Police
Area Mykines
Participants Atlantic Helicopters, Hospital in Torshavn, MRCC Torshavn / Torshavnradio
Particulars Man with broken leg evacuated from Mykines to hospital in Torshavn.
2016-020
28.05.2016
Picked up an injured man at Fjallavatn
Police
Number 2016-020
Date 28.05.2016
Headline Picked up an injured man at Fjallavatn
Start time 20:57 utc
Duration 57 min
Informer Police
Area Fjallavatn (Vágoy)
Participants Politi, SFT, Landssjúkrahúsið, MRCC/Tórshavnradio og Atlantic Helicopters
Particulars
2016-019
28.05.2016
Picked up a injured man at N. Sandoy
Police
Number 2016-019
Date 28.05.2016
Headline Picked up a injured man at N. Sandoy
Start time 1217
Duration 36m
Informer Police
Area Sandoy
Participants Police, Atlantic Helicopters, MRCC Tórshavn and Hospital in Tórshavn
Particulars
2016-018
22.05.2016
Traveller evacuated from Kirkjubøreyn
Police
Number 2016-018
Date 22.05.2016
Headline Traveller evacuated from Kirkjubøreyn
Start time 2113
Duration 1 hr
Informer Police
Area Kirkjubøreyn
Participants Police, Atlantic Helicopters, MRCC Tórshavn and Hospital in Tórshavn
Particulars
2016-017
06.05.2016
Tourist evacuation from mountain on Kunoy
Police
Number 2016-017
Date 06.05.2016
Headline Tourist evacuation from mountain on Kunoy
Start time 2030
Duration 1h
Informer Police
Area Kunoy
Participants MRCC Tórshavnradio, Police and Atlantic Helicopters
Particulars
2016-016
27.04.2016
Medevac from F/V Safir/OW2354
Police
Number 2016-016
Date 27.04.2016
Headline Medevac from F/V Safir/OW2354
Start time 1059utc
Duration 2h 10m
Informer Police
Area 45 NM east of the Faroes
Participants MRCC/Tórshavnradio, Police, F/V Safir, Atlantic Helicopters OY-HIL, Hospital
Particulars
2016-015
22.04.2016
Distress rocket observed from Skopun
Police
Number 2016-015
Date 22.04.2016
Headline Distress rocket observed from Skopun
Start time 2200utc
Duration 3hrs
Informer Police
Area Skopunarfjørð
Participants MRCC Tórshavnradio, Police and Tjaldrið
Particulars
2016-014
19.04.2016
Man over board
Norðborg
Number 2016-014
Date 19.04.2016
Headline Man over board
Start time 1700
Duration 20hrs
Informer Norðborg
Area 80 NM south of Suðuroy
Participants MRCC Torshavn/Torshavnradio, Atlantic Helicopters, Brimil, Norðborg, Næraberg Lazurnyy, Christian í Grótinum, Ísleivur og Jupiter
Particulars
2016-013
15.04.2016
Medevac from F/V Kambur/OW2009
F/V Kambur
Number 2016-013
Date 15.04.2016
Headline Medevac from F/V Kambur/OW2009
Start time 1440
Duration 2hrs 50min
Informer F/V Kambur
Area 45 NM south of Suðuroy
Participants F/V Kambur, MRCC Tórshavn, Landssjúkrahúsið and Rescue Helo HIH
Particulars An injuried crewmember from F/V Kambur, was airlifted to hospital in Tórshavn.
2016-012
12.04.2016
Cospas Sarsat signal detected
JRCC Bodø AFTN
Number 2016-012
Date 12.04.2016
Headline Cospas Sarsat signal detected
Start time 1336 utc
Duration 2h01m
Informer JRCC Bodø AFTN
Area Faroes
Participants MRCC Torshavn/Torshavnradio, Atlantic Helicopters
Particulars The epirb was located ashore by the helicopter and dismantled by personnel on ground.
2016-011
10.04.2016
Pick up a person that had lost his way in the outfield
Police
Number 2016-011
Date 10.04.2016
Headline Pick up a person that had lost his way in the outfield
Start time 2100 utc
Duration 00h 48m
Informer Police
Area Vágoy
Participants MRCC, Tórshavnradio, Police and Atlantic Helicopters OY-HIH
Particulars
2016-010
03.04.2016
Missing person
Police
Number 2016-010
Date 03.04.2016
Headline Missing person
Start time 1900
Duration 6 days
Informer Police
Area South Island
Participants MRCC Tórshavnradio, Police, Brimil, Thetis, Rescue Rescue, Helicopter and Suðuroyar Bjargingarfelag
Particulars
2016-009
28.03.2016
Medevac from Heykur/xpir
Ship master
Number 2016-009
Date 28.03.2016
Headline Medevac from Heykur/xpir
Start time 2341 utc
Duration 1h 53m
Informer Ship master
Area East of Faroes
Participants MRCC - Tórshavn, Atlantic Helicopters OY-HIH, LS
Particulars After several attempts to hoist the patient without success, the mission was abandoned.
2016-008
15.03.2016
Medevac from a small fishing boat
A man from the boat
Number 2016-008
Date 15.03.2016
Headline Medevac from a small fishing boat
Start time 1546 utc
Duration 00h 51m
Informer A man from the boat
Area West of Sandoy
Participants MRCC - Tórshavn, Atlantic Helicopters OY-HIH
Particulars
2016-007
27.02.2016
Distress rocket observed from Tórshavn
Police
Number 2016-007
Date 27.02.2016
Headline Distress rocket observed from Tórshavn
Start time 2230 UTC
Duration 2 hours
Informer Police
Area Kaldbak Fiord - Tanga Fiord north to Kolle Fiord
Participants MRCC Tórshavn, Tórshavnradio, Police and HDMS Triton
Particulars Person in Tórshavn observed distress rocket from Sundsvegur in direction Hvítanes and north in Tanga Fiord.HDMS Triton searched the following areas: Hoyvíksholm - Kaldbak Fiord eastern part - Tanga Fiord north to Kolla Fiord.Nothing unusual observed.
2016-006
25.02.2016
Homing signal on 121.5 received by airliners over the Faroes
JRCC ICELAND
Number 2016-006
Date 25.02.2016
Headline Homing signal on 121.5 received by airliners over the Faroes
Start time 1450
Duration 1t35m
Informer JRCC ICELAND
Area The Faroes
Participants OY-HIH, Brimil, Tjaldrið, HDMS TRITON, MRCC Tórshavn, Harbour of Leirvík, ISAVIA, JRCC ICELAND.
Particulars The signal was located in the harbour of Leirvík by the helicopter OY-HIH and the harbourmaster located and dismantled the malfunctioning EBIRB, who was only transmitting on the 121.5 homing frequency.
2016-005
22.02.2016
Person broken leg on a hillside close to the village of Kirkjubøður
Ambulance service
Number 2016-005
Date 22.02.2016
Headline Person broken leg on a hillside close to the village of Kirkjubøður
Start time 1254 utc
Duration 00 h 51 m
Informer Ambulance service
Area Hillside close to the village of Kirkjubøður
Participants Ambulanca Service, helicopter OY-HIH and Mrcc/Tórshavnradio.
Particulars
2016-004
22.01.2016
Medevac from Havbúgvin/XPYL
Ship master
Number 2016-004
Date 22.01.2016
Headline Medevac from Havbúgvin/XPYL
Start time 1327
Duration 2h 30m
Informer Ship master
Area South og Føroya Banka
Participants Havbúgvin, Helo/HIH, Tórshavn hospital and MRCC/Tórshavnradio
Particulars One crewmember with chest pain was airlifted from Havbúgvin to hospital in Tórshavn.