Thread: PWC Rider Rescues Downed Pilot
09-19-2014, 12:10 AM #1
PWC Rider Rescues Downed Pilot
Although personal watercraft are widely established as indispensable tools for emergency response agencies worldwide, every once in a while a private citizen finds themselves in the right place at the right time to make a difference.
At approximately 2:30 on the afternoon of Saturday, September 6th, George Daly seized that opportunity after spotting a small banner plane lose power and nose over into the sea, just off the coast of Florida’s Miami Beach. According to WSVN.com, Daly immediately mounted his rented personal watercraft and sped directly toward the crash site. “As soon as I [got] out there, he was in the water. He had a minor cut over here,” recalled Daly, pointing above his right eyebrow.
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09-19-2014, 12:48 PM #2
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