Originally Posted by Trevor G
At the end of the video (from about 4 mins 10 Secs) we get the Solent Coastguard VHF audio from a Mayday off the Needles where a rib was taking on water, and another Rib ("Black Night" I think) was going to help. Does anyone know how this ended?
Oh dear, looks like a RIB hit the Varvassi wreck off the Needles. Ii was a fairly low tide by then (0.75m at Portsmouth low), but I still would hae thought there would have been enough water to clear the boilers.
Obviously not though, so may be a lesson for any of us that way at low tides.
Luxury boat hits wreck