Sunderland RNLI Lifeboat Call Out - 11th September 2005
Sunderland ILB was requested to divert from an earlier incident to the assistance of a 21ft Yacht, which had sufferred mechanical failure approx. 0.5m east of Sunderland Harbour. The ILB then requested the launch of Sunderland Lifeboat (Atlantic 75). The Lifeboat took the yacht in tow, and returned it to it's moorings at Sunderland Yacht Club.