31889/90

Date of Incident: 
28/08/2019
Station: 
NCI Hengistbury Head
Incident Summary: 
CG requested monitoring of yacht with suspect engine. Casualty sighted and CG updated as it initially received a tow, left harbour and then returned.
RNLI: 
No
Initiated: 
MCA/HMCG
MCA: 
Yes
MCA No.: 
26372
Casualty Type: 
Sailing Vessel
Cause of Incident: 
Vessel - Disabled / Machinery Failure

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Currently 56 NCI stations are operational and manned by over 2500 volunteers keeping watch around the British Isles from Rossall  Point in the North West, through Wales, to the South and East of England to Hornsea in the East Riding of Yorkshire. 

NCI watchkeepers provide the eyes and ears along the coast, monitoring radio channels and providing a listening watch in poor visibility. They are trained to deal with emergencies offering a variety of skills and experience, and full training by the NCI ensures that high standards are met.

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