Crew from Air Station Cape Cod Helps Aid Sailor in Distress

63 year old man's boat lost power 500 NM off Nantucket...
A man is rescued from a disabled sailboat 500 nautical miles off Nantucket. (USCG video image capture)

From the US Coast Guard:

An Air Station Cape Cod HC-144 aircrew responded to the rescue of a 63 year-old man after his sailboat, Undaunted, lost power approximately 500 NM SE of Nantucket. An Amver oil tanker, Front Leopard, assisted and rescued the man from his disabled boat. (U.S. Coast Guard video) welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on