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The Science Of Survival

Five fishermen Rescued

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Five fishermen were rescued from the mouth of the Mississippi River after their vessel struck a jetty. “Because of the EPIRB, we were able to vector-in right where they were located to the bar pilots,” said Lt. Cliff Beard, command duty officer for the 8th District. “An EPIRB provides our search-and-rescue coordinators with vital information such as phone numbers and the description and type of vessel, which allows us to effect a rescue much quicker.”
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