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Old 03-27-2012
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re: Yacht Evacuated Off Cape Sable Island (Canada)

News graphics show a power cruiser.. but that doesn't mean much, of course. The CG specialist is quoted in the news bits as the boat being the worst he's ever been inserted on, and that the seas were 3-4 storeys high.. They were in the water and the pilot had a difficult time staying on station.

There was also speculation they were dropped onto the smaller boat from a larger vessel. Either way it's madness... but our Coast Guards always come through, don't they??
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