سفينة

UNTIL 2009 MS AQUARIUS WAS BEING USED AS A FISHERY PROTECTION VESSEL IN THE NORTH ATLANTIC. IT IS A ROBUST AND SEAWORTHY SHIP THAT OFFERS WIDE SPACES BELOW DECK, MAKING IT PERFECTLY SUITABLE FOR YEAR-ROUND OPERATION AS A RESCUE SHIP IN THE MEDITERRANEAN.

Size:  Length 77 m/Width 11.8 m/Draught 5.7 m
Crew: 10 persons Nautical and Technical Crew + Rescue and Medical Crew
Rescue capacity: 200 – 500 people

The ship

The Team

Preparation

Rescue actions

First instants on board

Some “every day” life on board

Arriving in Italy