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Re: Coast Guard rescues 4 "sailors" off Charleston...

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Originally Posted by smackdaddy View Post
Yes. The USCG won't "decide" if a rescue is warranted. That's your job as a skipper. If you call, they come. God bless 'em for that.
Although thete are cases when the CG compelled a "rescue" such as S/V Satori in Oct '91.
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