ONBOARD SOS MEDITERRANEE Activities and observations of our rescue ship in the Central Mediterranean

On May 14, the Ocean Viking leaves the port of Syracuse, Sicily.

On May 15 , the Ocean Viking team performs trainings.

On May 16, the Ocean Viking team performs trainings.

On May 17, the Ocean Viking team performs trainings.

On May 19, the Ocean Viking rescues a total of 158 survivors from two rubber boats in distress and sends a request for the designation of a Place of Safety.

On May 22, the Ocean Viking rescues 75 survivors from a rubber boat in distress and sends a request for the designation of a Place of Safety.

On May 23 morning, one survivor is medically evacuated by an Italian coastguard vessel. The Ocean Viking then sends a request to find assistance in finding a Place of Safety and facilitating prompt disembarkation of the survivors onboard. In the afternoon, Ocean Viking rescues 64 survivors from a wooden boat in distress.

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May 23, 2022
18:41

Ocean Viking sends an email to ITMRCC and MTRCC requesting assistance in finding a Place of Safety and facilitating a prompt disembarkation of all 296 survivors onboard.

12:52

Ocean Viking sends an email to ITMRCC and MTRCC requesting assistance in finding a Place of Safety and facilitating a prompt disembarkation of all 232 survivors.

May 22, 2022
22:49

Ocean Viking requests a Place of Safety for the 233 survivors onboard, via email sent to LYJRCC with ITMRCC and MTRCC in copy.

May 19, 2022
15:20

Ocean Viking requests a Place of Safety for the 158 survivors onboard, via email sent to LYJRCC with ITMRCC and MTRCC in copy.

May 17, 2022
17:06

Ocean Viking completes Rhibs trainings at sea.

May 16, 2022
22:08

Ocean Viking completes Rhibs trainings at sea.

16:42

Ocean Viking completes Rhibs trainings at sea.

May 15, 2022
17:00

Ocean Viking completes Rhib trainings at sea.

May 14, 2022
15:55

Ocean Viking departs from the port of Syracuse, Sicily.

May 6, 2022
March 29, 2022
February 20, 2022
February 9, 2022
14:00

Ocean Viking leaves the port of Trapani and goes to anchorage.

January 27, 2022
15:30

The Ocean Viking is released after a follow-up Port State Control in Trapani, Sicily.

January 10, 2022
21:00

The inspection is over. Ocean Viking is detained.

10:00

PSC officers arrive onboard Ocean Viking to start an inspection.

December 25, 2021
November 12, 2021
October 5, 2021
September 3, 2021
May 16, 2021
April 7, 2021
February 26, 2021
July 22, 2020
July 7, 2020
February 23, 2020
January 24, 2020
January 17, 2020
December 20, 2019
November 28, 2019
November 19, 2019
October 30, 2019
October 16, 2019
October 8, 2019
September 24, 2019
September 14, 2019
August 23, 2019
December 31, 2018
12:00

Aquarius is returned to its owner as the charter party terminates

December 12, 2018
September 30, 2018
August 17, 2018
August 15, 2018
June 17, 2018