1919 A call was overheard by Guernsey Coastguard from a Jet-ski, on the west coast requesting a tow as the Jet ski had a flat battery and was therefore unable to proceed.
1920 An “ All Ships “ broadcast was unsuccessful, as no other vessels were in the area able to assist the disabled Jetski.
1935 Lifeboat Yellow. “Spirit of Guernsey” tasked to assist the broken down vessel
1955 “ Spirit of Guernsey” passing Pierheads heading north. Eta on scene 2030
2007 Casualty has drifted rapidly in the tide and is now off Port Soif and has eyes on the Lifeboat.
2016 “Spirit of Guernsey“ alongside casualty, casualties on board, retrieving the Jetski.
2030 Lifeboat returning to St Peter Port. All accounted for and safe.
2047 “ Spirit of Guernsey” Pierheads . Casualty vessel being off loaded.
2153 Lifeboat back on station.
This incident had a good conclusion as the Casualty Vessel was carrying a good VHF and was therefore able to communicate efficiently with the Emergency Services.