Search and Rescue

Challenge #3 in the Other Photos series. Hosted by xpda.
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People, vehicles, aircraft, and/or vessels used in search and rescue operations, excluding ambulances, fire trucks, police cars, and medical aircraft.
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rescue at sea
by elsier
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During a cruise earlier in 2011, a passenger fell seriously ill and the Coast Guard was called in to remove him. In this image the helicopter is approaching the vessel and the rescue team is preparing to descend to deck. We later learned the passenger was okay
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Submitted: Tuesday, 27th December, 2011 19:56 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 30th January, 2011
Focal length: 100 mm
Shutter speed: 1/2000 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 400
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