VIDEO: Just in time. A great example of technology enabling a quick rescue

VIDEO: Just in time.

AIS, or Automatic Identification System played a key role in this rescue. As the story relates, the distressed vessel’s broadcasted position was incorrect; an understandable miscommunication in the heat of the moment. But the rescuer’s AIS showed the true position, enabling the speedy rescue.

 

matthowarduys

Broker with United Yacht Sales, retired Marine aviator, passionate boater, student of naval architecture, runner, triathlete and coffee geek

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