Entries by Sea-Eye

Malta evacuates 78 rescued people from rescue ship ALAN KURDI

Four days ago, Sea-Eye saved 78 people from unseaworthy boats in two operations. Now the Maltese Navy has taken over those rescued at sea. On board, the rescued people had told us about their time on the unseaworthy boats. One was circled by sharks.

Two rescue operations in one day

On Saturday morning the German rescue ship ALAN KURDI was informed of an emergency at sea. After several hours the boat was found and the people could be saved. Only a few minutes later, ALAN KURDI received a second emergency call.

ALAN KURDI crews saved 443 people in 2019

At the end of 2019, we look back and see many individual fates that we were fortunately able to help. We would like to introduce four of these people to you and show you what your help can do.

Distress Call on the second Christmas evening

On the second Christmas evening, the crew of the rescue vessel ALAN KURDI received an emergency call. The German flagged rescue ship had only reached the Libyan search and rescue zone a few hours earlier. Not a minute too soon, because a storm is coming.