The Rescue Rangers come to life as Force 9 gale hits UK

Andrew Elwell
Posted: 04/03/2012

The Royal Navy and RAF’s Search and Rescue helicopters were called into service last night as a Force 9 gale wreaked havoc on a cargo vessel near Colwyn Bay. Five of the people had to be rescued by the crew of HMS Gannet's Sea King Mark 5 helicopter in a tricky operation after their 82m vessel hit rocks. The remaining two crew members

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Andrew Elwell
Posted: 04/03/2012

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