New rescue vessel for New South Wales North Coast Marine Rescue
- Emergency Boats. Wolhart, Dayna // Emergency Vehicles;1991, p35
The article discusses boats that are used in emergency situations. Emergency boats patrol the ocean, rivers and lakes. Sometimes they direct traffic or stop people from breaking the law. The United States Coast Guard stops people who try to bring drugs into the country. Emergency boats also...
- Workboat serves fish and game biologists. Frisch, Katherine K. // Government Product News;Nov96, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p86
Introduces a workboat from Workskiff Inc. Utilization by biologists from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game; Design and construction features.
- Workboats tailored to suit every requirement. // DPC: Dredging & Port Construction;Jun98, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p21
Presents information on different workboats, which are designed to suit every requirement. Reference to the takeover of Delta Shipyard Sliedrecht by the IHC Holland company; Improvements in workboats produced by the venture; Features of boats produced by IHC and other companies; Names of other...
- How much is one life worth? // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun99, Vol. 125 Issue 6, p68
Presents details of a conference held to discuss various military issues concerning the rescue of people.
- Search and rescue unit handles variety of... // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/14/1988, Vol. 129 Issue 20, p77
Discusses the US Air Force search and rescue unit in Iceland, which has rescued more than 235 people since the early 1970s. Unit's composition, equipment, responsibilities, and typical missions.
- The blue vision. Stablein, J. // Horse & Rider;Dec90, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p34
Part II. Recounts the author's rescue of an ill Basque sheepherder in the Wetterhorn region of Colorado. Describes the Indian legend of the `Blue Vision,' seen when death is near.
- Sailors free trapped whale. // Current Science;5/11/90, Vol. 75 Issue 18, p3
Describes the rescue of a female sperm whale by a US guided-missile cruiser. Details of the rescue of the whale which was entrapped in a drift net in the Arabian Sea.
- Space rescue operations proposed. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/9/84, Vol. 121 Issue 2, p16
President Reagan has proposed a joint U.S./Soviet simulated space rescue mission, and a bipartisan group of 8 senators is sponsoring legislation for a permanent treaty on space rescue operations for the U.S. space station. The proposal is to develop techniques to rescue people from malfunctions...
- Aircraft search for missing Peruvian 727. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;9/17/1990, Vol. 133 Issue 12, p42
Reports that Canadian, American and British government aircraft are searching the waters off Newfoundland for a missing Peruvian Boeing 727-200 that ditched in the North Atlantic on September 11.