Floating Yacht Evacuation

8 December 2022 02:15

Two Australians and a Canadian were safely evacuated by Indonesian navy after their yacht got engine failures at sea off Jakarta. On December 6, Indonesian navy and search and rescue teams responded SOS signal from the floating yacht dolphin by deploying navy ship KRI Spica 934 to reach yacht location.

The Yacht named Dolphin was planned to sail to australia from Malaysia but it then stopped at gulf of Jakarta caused by engine failures. The sailors who were identified as Australian and Canadian have to spent 2 nights floating at water North of Jakarta.

Now, both the yacht and three sailors who sail with it have been evacuated to national search and rescue agency in North Jakarta. Offical said that those three sailors were under treatment and procedure is ongoing. Indonesia has also communicated with australia to solve the incident.