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Re: 16 Months at adrift at Sea
For me, it's not a question of whether a 24' boat could could survive more than a year in the open ocean. Rather, it's how long could a human survive in those conditions. My opinion is an emphatic NO. This is either a grand hoax, or a gross misinterpretation of how long he was actually out there.
These guys appeared to have done a nearly identical drift, albeit in a few months less time. If one was feasible, I don't see why the other is not.
A REPORTER AT LARGE: THE CASTAWAYS : The New Yorker
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