Vsl psn 33°45.7’N 013°56.9’E radar and visual contact with 2 targets in psn 33°45.5’N 013°57.0’E, approx. 4 Nm from MV Aquarius. Sat phone call to IMRCC to report, received confirmation to initiate rescue operation.

Weather on scene: wind N 5 kts, waves less than 0,5 m, temperature 23°C, good visibility.