• Short Summary

    A sea rescue in the Atlantic off North Carolina, USA: 28 of the cres of the American tanker Pine Ridge were rescued on Dec. 22nd by helicopters from the US Navy's aircraft carrier Valley Forge.

  • Description

    A sea rescue in the Atlantic off North Carolina, USA: 28 of the cres of the American tanker Pine Ridge were rescued on Dec. 22nd by helicopters from the US Navy's aircraft carrier Valley Forge. The tanker broke into two in heavy seas.

    Latest reports say there is still no trace of the captain and 6 other members of the crew who are missing.

    Four seamen from an ocean tug have now boarded the stern section, joining the tanker's chief engineer, who refused to abandon ship. They are helping to fix a tow-line.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA16NRRQWIX2ZVVS2HI2U6RXD7V
    Media URN:
    VLVA16NRRQWIX2ZVVS2HI2U6RXD7V
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/12/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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