Response: CG HW IRT, CG R115, NAS
Location: Beaumont Hospital
R115 from Shannon inbound with hospital transfer patient and medical staff from Galway University Hospital. Site first inspected by CG team to see if suitable for landing, once cleared R115 made way for LZ. Patient transferred to NAS ambulance. Speedy recovery to patient.
Response: CG HW IRT, RNLI ILB (Dun Laoghaire)
Location: Dollymount Beach
Concern for Kite Surfer. Team along with RNLI attended the scene, KS returned to shore unassisted and didn't require any help.. Second KS lost kite, kite details reported to Dublin CG.
If ever in doubt whether someone is in trouble on the water or not don't delay, call the Coast Guard on 112/ 999.