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Search and Rescue

Uruguay Division


14 February, 2021    20:00Z



IVAO Search and Rescue special operations event

In the last few hours a ship has departed from Montevideo's Port to Río Grande, Brazil, with 4 crew members and 17 passengers.
After one hour the vessel has lost contact with the maritime radar.
The Navy and the Uruguayan Air Force activated the SAR (Search and Rescue) prodecure.
A groups of pilots must search the vessel and rescue its occupants.

Pilots Group 1 "AIRPLANE"
Acft: Lockheed C130, Embraer C95 (E110), CASA C212, Beechcraft BE20, Cessna ...


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