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post #23 of Old 10-21-2017
mbianka
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Re: Rimas is alive and made it to guam

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Originally Posted by chip View Post
The helicopter pilot who attempted to rescue him commented on my boat log. Worth a read, I think. It really puts the whole "docking by mayday" thing into perspective.

https://sailingfortuitous.com/rimas-rescue/
Hats of to Heli Crew who went out to respond Rima's Mayday call. Especially the rescue swimmer who risked his life twice. Rima sounds like he depends on the kindness of American taxpayers to be his own personal TOW Boat U.S.

Mike
Currently: Heading to warm waters over the winter on a variety of boats.

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