UPDATED: February 24, 2022
Don Cavers, the captain of SV Starlight tells his gripping story of shipwreck, survival at sea in a life raft and eventual rescue.
The reporter, CBC News posted his story on February 23, 2022.of
She does a great job of putting details of the story together from interviews with Don Cavers, the family, Boatwatch.org, the Canadian Mission Control Centre and the Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centre in Trenton, Ontario.
The Rescue Coordination Center in Miami, Florida as well as USCG San Juan, Puerto Rico assisted the Rescue Center in Canada. Both organizations are a part of Canada’s national search and rescue operations.