Yesterday evening, July 21, 2020 the crew of the Vivit Dubhe noticed two people in water on a capsize boat waving for help while the vessel was on passage with nearest port 19 NM (aprox.35km) Tasucu, Turkey.
Captain Vitaliy Sheldyayev mobilized his crew and started the rescue operations immediately.
Our crew professionally performed rescue operation using Lifebuoy with lines and safely moved both persons on board and provided them with the first aid, water and warm blankets in ships hospital as they did not suffer any significant injuries. The rescued people did not speak English.
Vessel proceeded to Port Tasucu, Turkey for meeting Turkish Coastgurad.