John Ashby, from the New Zealand Rescue Coordination Centre, said the dinghy
was one of the two, believed to have been carried by the MV Butiraoi.
, half-submerged, had been spotted by an aircraft from a European naval mission combatting migrant trafficking.
So lesson learned; I will make sure I always wear a life jacket in my dinghy
regardless of how close I am to the shore, just as I always do on my kayak.
He was dressed in only a hoodie and shorts, and he didn't even fit in the toy dinghy
The inshore lifeboat was in the process of being launched for a planned exercise to Colwyn Bay, but was diverted to help the dinghy
and reached it within a few minutes.
The very first Mirror dinghy
, sail No1, Eileen, is in the National Maritime Museum in Falmouth, Cornwall.
If anyone is thinking about going in the water in a dinghy
, I would tell them not to do it.
was a grey and yellow Avon Red Crest model and was worth around PS150.
Ian Morris saw the dinghy
on Wednesday morning while sailing around the Dodecanese islands, off the western tip of Turkey.
Coast guard officials said after the dinghy
used a satellite phone to request help Sunday afternoon, a Singapore-flagged merchant ship rushed to the scene but the migrants' boat capsized just before its arrival.
A week later I was at a boatshow admiring a pretty little fibreglass dinghy
, complete with faux lapstrake 'planks' and a wineglass transom, but without fittings for oars.
About three months later we received a call from a man named Allan Black, who said he had found our dinghy
off the coast of North Carolina as he was running a boat north to participate in a fishing tournament.