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SAR (Search and Rescue) Videos

SAR Case- Search for "The Sure Shot" The Sure shot with 4 onboard left Whittier for Shotgun Cove to fish. They overshot the mark and wound up drifting all night about thirty miles from where they were supposed to be.
Overturned Army MWR boat. These boaters anchored up for the night and did not take the tides into consideration. When the tide went out the boat got high centered until it eventually turned on its side. Then the rock prevented the boat from righting itself.
After takiing 6 kids off the Sycamore, The 2 male adults wanted to take the boat some 18 miles back to Whittier with a boat that was taking on water after they ran it into a rock.