May 8, 2024 – Cancel Bolo

The family reports that: “Following feedback from the US coastguard and the Brazilian authorities, this vessel has arrived apparently in good order in Cabedelo, Brazil”.

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BOLO for SV MIGRATION Overdue Canary Islands to Senegal

SV MIGRATION departed Pasito Blanco Gran Canaria on April 7, 2024, heading to the Saloum Delta National Park.

On board is a solo captain, Andreas Christou, age 71, a British Cypriot.

SV MIGRATION is a U. S. Flagged Nautor Swan 40, with a Single Sideband Radio, VHF, Cellular phone, life raft, Call Sign WD12141and MMSI number 367675150 .

The family believes it is possible the captain may have sailed towards the Caribbean with favorable trade winds. The family reports that according to Marine Traffic his last known position was lat 6.13552 lon -30.7101”.

Keep a sharp lookout, assist if possible and report any sightings to your nearest Coast Guard or Also, if anyone has further information concerning this boat or cruiser report to

Note: this is a Nautor Swan SV named MIGRATION. It is unknown if this is the same boat as owned by the captain of the missing boat.