SAR Demo Pics, Salthill. 29/05/09

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SAR Demo Pics, Salthill. 29/05/09

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Hi all, after the Red's flypast of Galway City i got out to Salthill for the Irish Coast Guard's SAR Demo which went ahead in beautiful conditions, hats off to all involved they really do have my respect, nice to get a few flyby's from The Air Corps too.

Anyway on with the Show!

Irish Air Corps CASA CN235MPA "Charlie253" Note Ramp is Open and Loadmaster waving!
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IRCG Sikorsky S61N EI-GCE "Rescue115".
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I can see you!
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In the Hover Directly above us at the Slipway at Salthill.
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Severn Class Lifeboat 17-46
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17-46 Rescue's Survivors
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"Rescue115" Winching with 17-46, In front of them is Irish Naval Ship LE Aisling "P23" which released Distress and Parachute Flares as part of the SAR Demo.
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17-46 Turning back to Shore, great speed and power!
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Cheers for the fun guys!
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Roll on Tomorrow!

Kindest Regards,

Dave.

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