MRCC Fort de France advised the SV Gandalf has arrived safely in Guadeloupe, Pointe a Pitre on April 14, 2022. The captain is safe.
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MRCC Fort de France has issued an EGC message concerning SV Gandalf, French flag, with one person on board on passage between Guadeloupe and Dominica. Radio contact was lost on April 8, 2022. SV requested towing assistance and had engine trouble.
The SV has a white hull, blue sails and is 10 Meters long.
All ships in the vincinity that are able to assist should contact MRCC Fort de France.
EGC 0 2 24 16N062W100 11 00
THIS IS MRCC FORT DE FRANCE
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MRCC FORT DE FRANCE REPORTS :
OVERDUE CONCERNING FRENCH SAILING VESSEL NAMED GANDALF – 1 POB –
UNKNOWN POSITION – POSITION ESTIMATED BETWEEN GUADELOUPE AND DOMINICA ON
THE 08TH OF APRIL AFTER RADIO CONTACT – NO GPS – ENGINE PROBLEM –
TOWING ASSISTANCE REQUIRED AND RELOCATION
WHITE SAILBOAT – BLUE SAILS – 10M LONG
ALL SHIPS IN THE VICINITY ABLE TO ASSIST THIS VESSEL ARE REQUESTED TO
CONTACT MRCC FORT DE FRANCE