Vol. 2, 2014
The power to protect
A power upgrade keeps SNSM’s unsinkable La Teignouse coming to the rescue along the Breton Coast
The distress call comes in: An amateur yachtsman has gotten into an emergency situation in the choppy waters of the Baie de Quiberon and needs urgent assistance. Lives are at stake; there is no time to lose. The on-duty lifeguards rush to the dock, where the V1 multipurpose craft SNS 142 La Teignouse
awaits. After its recent power upgrade in 2012, this Société Nationale de Sauvetage en Mer (SNSM) lifeboat is once again on the watch, ready to handle any rescue situation. Read more of this story on page 10.
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