Rescue mission on for 62 seafarers, together with 47 South Africans
They had been aboard the analysis vessel, Geo Searcher, when it struck a rock and commenced sinking.
The researchers deserted the ship and made it to the shore of the South Atlantic island.
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They managed to achieve South Africa’s analysis station, the place they’re awaiting rescue.
The SA AGULHAS 2 has been dispatched and is predicted to reach in 3 days.