Chinese solo sailor caught in the Doldrums As Guo Chuan has been passing through the area of the ITCZ (Intertropical Convergence Zone) or the Doldrums, he has found the going ... s Historian's Office last month.... [more] British couple rescued from burning yacht off Almeria coast by The Olive ... 12/13/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
11 Chinese, British Sailors Rescued off N. Philippines Nine Chinese and two British nationals were rescued from a yacht that sank off in northern Philippine province of Batanes, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said Tuesday. The PCG said that the foreign nationals on board the "Tipsy Frenz" yacht was on a ... 06/4/2012 - 11:58 pm | View Link
9 Chinese, 2 British rescued from sunken yacht near Batanes Philippine Coast Guard spokesperson Lieutenant Commander Armand Balilo said there were nine Chinese and two British nationals who were rescued ... the report said. The rescued sailors were taken to Manila’s harbor Tuesday and will be handed over to ... 06/4/2012 - 9:59 pm | View Link
11 Chinese, British sailors rescued in Philippines MANILA, Philippines—The Philippine coast guard says nine Chinese and two British sailors have been rescued after their yacht sank in rough waters. They were picked up by a Hong Kong cargo ship that was passing through the same waters near the Batanes ... 06/4/2012 - 9:22 pm | View Link
11 Chinese, British sailors rescued in Philippines MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine coast guard says nine Chinese and two British sailors have been rescued after their yacht sank in rough waters. They were picked up by a Hong Kong cargo ship that was passing through the same waters near the ... 06/4/2012 - 7:20 pm | View Link
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