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By Edition On Thursday, November 8th, 2018
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Body found during marine salvage

WILLEMSTAD - At the salvage of the sunken ship from Trinidad, the missing body of the fifth crew member was found. The ship had capsized on leaving Trinidad and drifted at the east point of the island. There it More...

VKC
By Edition On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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CERFP conducts SAR simulations using ropes with the VKC

WILLEMSTAD - The Florida Army National Guard travelled to Curaçao to work with the Vrijwilligers Korps Curaçao (VKC), the volunteer corps for five days on search and rescue (SAR) and medical response tactics More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 2nd, 2018
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Coast Guard rescues sailing ship

WILLEMSTAD - The Coast Guard and the rescue workers of Citro have helped a sailing ship in distress on Tuesday. The boat’s mast had been broken down between Oostpunt and Klein Curaçao, causing it to drift around. After More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 30th, 2018
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Man lost at sea three days now

WILLEMSTAD - On Friday at the beginning of the evening, a man fell into the sea on the north coast of the island. That happened at Santu Pretu, just before the well-known surf spot Playa Kanoa. The man was looking More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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Helicopter rescues tourist from the Christoffel hill

WILLEMSTAD - The fire brigade yesterday had to rescue wounded tourist from the Christoffel hill. It was quite a climb for the rescuers because the woman broke her leg in three-quarters of the mountain. At the top, More...

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By Edition On Friday, June 1st, 2018
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Coast Guard and Citro bring divers in for safety

WILLEMSTAD - The Coast Guard yesterday received the call that a boat from a diving school had problems with its steering. Immediately an interceptor boat was sent to the location and the Citro was informed. The More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
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Coast Guard helicopter rescues tourist in distress in Christoffel Park

WILLEMSTAD - The Rescue and Coordination Center of the Caribbean Coast Guard received a report yesterday that a tourist who had been walking on the Seru Grasia had suffered a fall in the Christoffel Park and was More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017
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Coast Guard evacuates crew member

WILLEMSTAD - The Coast Guard came into action at sea yesterday for a medical evacuation. On board of the cargo ship Punta a crew member had fallen down the stairs and became unconscious. The ship sailed about 100 More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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CITRO twice in action

WILLEMSTAD - A passenger ship with 57 tourists aboard got in trouble on Wednesday afternoon on its way from Klein Curaçao to Curaçao. They alerted the Rescue Coordination Center (RCC) that in turn requested assistance More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 28th, 2015
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CITRO brings 23 sailors to safety during Christmas

WILLEMSTAD - Rescue brigade CITRO on Christmas Day brought a boat with 23 sailors to safety. The boat had engine problems and floated over a kilometer away from the coast at East Point. Because of the strong winds More...