Visit to Simulator at Solent University

7 members visited the brand new maritime simulation centre in Southampton based in a new ‘high tech’ building. We viewed the 8 full mission simulation bridges, learnt how they were being used and what they are capable of, had a go on the container crane loading simulator, learnt about the importance of HV training on … Read more

MVS Avocet to the rescue

While out on patrol on Sunday, Avocet rescued an anchored yacht in the middle of the small boat channel just off Diver buoy. The yacht had lost her rudder and was unable to navigate back to her mooring. Avocet undertook a tow taking the vessel back to Lake Pier. Coxswain David said “A very professional … Read more