Originally Posted by Trailer Guy
went down quick. frightening.
I heard one happening over the VHF not too long back. The skipper called in water ingress while fishing some 15 Nm north of Ireland. The CG launched EVERYBODY. A matter of a few minutes later the skipper advised the CG that his crew where in survival suits and taking to the liferaft. Moments later she sank. When the helo got on scene there was just the raft and the four lads - waaaay out in the blue. Interestingly, the RNLI got there just as the last man was winched, so fair does to them too.