Ocean Viking in position 33 18,40N 013 52,90E receives the following information from Watch The Med – Alarm Phone: “GPS-position with timestamp: N 332145 E 0134556 @ 08:40 CET 25 March. 70-84 people (including 5 women, and 3 children) Water is entering, the rubber boat is starting to deflate.”
Home » Past operations » OCEAN VIKING > 92 survivors, 17 March - 4 April 2023. Disembarkation: Salerno. » Ocean Viking is in copy of an email from “Watch The Med – Alarm Phone” alerting to a boat in distress. There is a reasonable certainty that the persons on board the case boat are threatened by grave and imminent danger of being lost at sea and require immediate assistance.