Sea survival training – 24h in a LALIZAS liferaft


The Hellenic Rescue Team (the Water Search and Rescue Department), the Hellenic Air Force, and LALIZAS joined their forces in order to conduct a sea survival training in order to support and raise awareness on the importance of safety at sea!

On the 20th of October 2019, 10: 05 am the training was successfully completed and everyone was safe and sound!

The sea survival exercise took place at the west side of Pagasitikos Gulf, in Nea Aghialos, 4 nautical miles from the shore.10 castaways (8 civilians and 2 rescuers) were in an ‘actual’ case of emergency and remained in a LALIZAS life raft for 24 hours using its lifesaving equipment in order to ‘survive’.

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