On 20 June 2017, while PROEM-AID  was patroling the Mediterranean Sea when they found 3 rubber boats in distress. The operation was carried out by MAYDAY-TERRÁNEO, a project in which PROEM-AID is a member

 

 

SAR case number: N.A

SAR organisation: Proemaid

Incident type: Detention of crew

Date of SAR (UTC): 20/06/2017

Vessels

Number of migrant boats: 3

Type of migrant boat(s): Rubbet Boats

Number of people on board per boat: 1 rubber boat had 150 migrants and the other 2 had approximately 75 migrants each

Actors involved (by asset / institution type): SMH

Location

Region of Mediterranean: Central Mediterranean

Position(s) of vessel(s) in distress at the time of SAR request:

Location description: High seas

Approximate distance from coast line: 20 Nautical Miles from the coast of Libya

Position(s) of rescue(s) at the time of SAR operation(s):

Location description: High seas

Approximate distance from coast line: 20 Nautical Miles from the coast of Libya.

Survivors

Total number of survivors: 300

Fatalities

Total number of confirmed deaths: 0

Estimated number of dead / missing persons: 0

Involved in this incident