J5082 : Air/sea rescue exercise, Bangor

taken 12 years ago, near to Bangor, Co Down, Northern Ireland

Air/sea rescue exercise, Bangor
Air/sea rescue exercise, Bangor
A crew member from Bangor lifeboat is about to be winched onboard the helicopter as part of the exercise. See also a related image from 2006 at J5083 : Air/sea rescue exercise in Bangor Bay (5 of 8).
Air/sea rescue exercise, Bangor 2012

Simulated air/sea rescue exercise in Bangor Bay on the 3rd June 2012. The exercise involved Bangor Lifeboat LinkExternal link , Donaghadee Lifeboat LinkExternal link , Bangor Coastguard team and Royal Navy Sea King helicopter Rescue 177. The event was timed to coincide with celebrations taking part in the town to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II.

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J5082, 2264 images   (more nearby search)
Date Taken
Sunday, 3 June, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 3 June, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  City, Town centre  People, Events  Docks, Harbours 
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Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 505 824 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:40.0595N 5:40.0383W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 506 822
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Other Tags
Jessie Hillyard  RNLI Lifeboat  Bangor Lifeboat  Lifeboat  Helicopter  Coastguard  Coastguard Rescue  HM Coastguard  Rescue Exercise 

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