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Re: How does a boat sink in 15 minutes?
Also, the article called it both a dinghy and a liferaft. I'm not sure if the video had more information (won't play for me), but a dinghy wouldn't be unusual.
At the end of the video the camera pans to the "dinghy" sitting on the dock. It was definitely a life raft. The rescue patrol officer refered to it as a dinghy during the interview so I guess the news parroted that information.