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Coast Guard Rescue from HMS Bounty

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Coast Guard Rescue from HMS Bounty

Posted on December 7, 2012

Coast Guard Rescue from HMS Bounty

If you can, the Weather Channel on TV is showing a 1 hour documentary on the CG rescue of the crew from the Bounty last month.

The entire rescue was filmed by cameras in the CG aircraft – well worth watching , spectacular scenes highlighting the heroic efforts by the Coast Guard rescue swimmers and air crews. They are airing it a couple times each day on the Weather Channel.