Ocean Viking in position 33 18.4 N 013 52.9 E sends the following email to the maritime authority:
“Dear Sirs, Madams,
MV Ocean Viking is proceeding towards the target, about 7NM away, ready to provide first assistance.
MV Ocean Viking COG 296
MV Ocean Viking will keep you informed.
Please acknowledge receipt of this message and inform of your SAR action plan.