Call outs in2006
In 2006 Aberdeen Coastguard Rescue Team were called out 67 times.

No. Date/Time
Reason
67 26/12/2006 - 1505
Paged to report of dog in water near Sainsburys Garthdee. Dog coaxed from iced up river. Dog and owner safe and well.
66 23/12/2006 - 1345
Called to assist Rescue 137 after landing at ARI with casualty with cardiac problems from FPSO Bleo Holm.
65 18/12/2006 - 0100
Called to assist Rescue Bond one after landing at ARI with crewman from DSND Pelican who sustained leg injuries.
64 17/12/2006 - 2130
Called to assist Rescue Bond one after landing at ARI with crewman with suspected cardiac problems.
63 30/11/2006 - 1540
Tasked to recover Aberdeen ILB due to adverse weather conditions making its return through the surf to the harbour too dangerous for the crew, after assisting with call out 62.
62 30/11/2006 - 1405
Paged to report of kite surfer in distress off Aberdeen Beach near Bridge of Don. Casualty made shore at mouth of the Don.
61 28/11/2006 - 1245
Paged to assist after a dog fell over the cliffs to the north of Cove harbour. Aberdeen ILB was unable to assist due to heavy swell and members of the cliff team were lowered to recover the dog "Cassie".
60 27/11/2006 - 1710
Paged from a report from Grampian Police of the possibility of a distressed and emotional female possibly in the area of Aberdeen beach. Woman found shortly after start of search in another area of town.
59 16/11/2006 - 1345
Called to investigate reports of red flares seen over the coast. Nothing found, appears to have been a meteor shower due to other 999 calls received from other areas.
58 15/11/2006 - 1845
Tasked to pick up marker buoy from the Scotia berthed in Aberdeen Harbour.
57 11/11/2006 - 1345
Tasked to assist Rescue Mike Uniform on landing at ARI with 1 casualty from the Pentland Firth area
56 06/11/2006 - 1100
Tasked to recover equipment from vessel in Aberdeen Harbour.
55 05/11/2006 - 1800
Paged to report of red flare from air traffic control in direction of Bridge of Don. 3 further flares spotted in Bridge of Don area all over land. Stood down as no vessels in danger. FAWMI
54 01/11/2006 - 1810
Called to report of life raft caught on fencing buried under sand near Aberdeen beach ballroom. Small damaged child's dingy found, recovered and disposed of.
53 30/10/2006 - 0915
Paged to report of person in water near Grandholm mill. Casualty recovered down river from Grandholm bridge and taken to hospital.
52 20/10/2006 - 0010
Paged to report of person in water off Aberdeen beach. Area searched but nothing found. Casualty turned up at home address having never been in water. FAWGI
51 16/10/2006 - 1200
Tasked to assist Rescue LC on landing at ARI. Aircraft diverted to Shetland due to condition of casualty.
50 25/09/2006 - 2210
Paged to report of car in River Don at Tillydrone. Car checked to ensure no casualties were inside.
49 22/09/2006 - 1800
Paged to report of person floating in water at Aberdeen beach. FAWGI casualty was marker for end of the groyne.
48 15/09/2006 - 0930
Paged to assist Rescue 137 on landing at ARI
47 14/09/2006 - 1920
Called to man the Emergency Landing Site @ Aberdeen beach for R137 not required as helo managed to land at Dyce. Tasked to pick up casualty and transport him to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary as no ambulance was available for some time.
46 06/09/2006 - 1455
Paged to assist Rescue 137 on landing at ARI with 2 medivac's. One with head injury and one with crush injuries to chest.
45 04/09/2006 - 2140
Paged to report from Grampian Police of a tired and emotional female on Queen Elizabeth II Bridge. Casualty recovered from bridge.
44 29/08/2006 - 1610
Paged to report of tired and emotional person on Foot bridge near Queen Elizabeth II Bridge. Casualty monitored whilst police chatted with him and ILB requested to remain out of sight down stream. Person fell from bridge top of parapet into water and was recovered from water prior to ILB arriving on scene.
43 26/08/2006 - 1445
Paged to report of person falling from cliffs North of Newtonhill. Casualty had fallen 30/40 feet into water whilst free climbing. Casualty recovered from water and wet clothing removed prior to team arriving. Rescue 137 diverted from another call out and transferred his casualty with minor injuries to the waiting ambulance. Casualty was assisted onto stretcher and flown to ARI
42 24/08/2006 - 1730
Paged to report of person falling from cliffs near Nigg bay, who was spotted by a creel boat, recovered from water and taken to Cove. Taken to ARI by ambulance.
41 20/08/2006 - 2358
Tasked to assist Grampian Police with a tired and emotional person at Queen Elizabeth II Bridge
40 20/08/2006 - 2320
Called by MRCC Aberdeen to assist Rescue 137 on landing at ARI
39 18/08/2006 - 2045
Paged to assist Stonehaven team in search for missing diver off Tod Head lighthouse. 3 full coastguard teams, a helicopter and 3 lifeboats were tasked. Diver made shore unaided at Inverbervie, approximately 7 km's south of last known position.
38 17/08/2006 - 1617
Paged to report of fully clothed man entering water at Balmedie Beach. Stood down FAWGI
37 15/08/2006 - 2000
Called away from search exercise to assist R-OC land at ARI with road traffic accident casualty transferred from Stornoway.
36 14/08/2006 - 2043
Paged to report of wind surfer in difficulty off Aberdeen beach. Casualty made shore unaided to awaiting team members.
35 31/07/2006 - 1738
Paged to reports of persons stuck on rocks with incoming tide near South Breakwater. 1 casualty recovered from rocks by ILB and taken to Lifeboat station other casualties made the shore unaided.
34 30/07/2006 - 1810
Paged to report of 2 persons in difficulty on River Don in canoes between Grandholm Bridge and Seaton Park
33 27/07/2006 - 1650
Paged by MRCC to assist Grampian Police in search for tired and confused male between Park Hill Bridge and Persley Bridge. Area covered nothing found. Police found casualty wandering streets as the team ended the search. Team exercise cancelled due to call out (Exercise was a search!!!)
32 26/07/2006 - 2200
Paged to a report of persons in water at Aberdeen beach off skyscrapers. 2 Lithuanians were found to have gone for a swim at the beach. FAWGI
31 21/07/2006 - 1400
Called to assist Bond Rescue One on landing at ARI with casualty from the Forties Alpha.
30 17/07/2006 - 1630
Paged by MRCC to rubber dingy drifting out to sea at Balmedie beach. 2 dingy's were found to be offshore but returned to the beach under there own steam. Safety advice given by coastguard and lifeboat personnel on scene.
29 17/07/2006 - 1415
Paged by MRCC to report of 2 rubber dingy's adrift off Footdee, casualties were 2 kayaks in no danger. FAWGI
28 14/07/2006 - 1630
Paged by MRCC to tired and emotional person in water at beach. Person came ashore.
27 11/07/2006 - 0130
Paged by MRCC to report of person in water at Bridge of Dee
26 06/07/2006 - 1640
Paged by MRCC to report of a rubber dingy adrift off fun parks. Dingy recovered further up beach. Area searched but were unable to locate owner. Safety advice given to others in area about fixing rafts to the beach.
25 26/06/2006 - 1550
Paged by MRCC to red flares spotted over Torry area of Aberdeen. Area searched nothing found.
24 22/06/2006 - 0025
Paged by MRCC to report of tired and emotional female missing in the Findon area. Casualty, located by team at beginning of search, a quick result!
23 20/06/2006 - 1940
Paged to report of windsurf in water off Aberdeen beach. Area checked and nothing found. Two wind surfers in water in no difficulty. The next day a work colleague unprompted informed team member that he had been at the beach and there were three wind surfers in the area earlier. FAWGI
22 15/06/2006 - 2030
Called by MRCC Aberdeen to assist Rescue OC on landing at ARI with patient transfer.
21 13/06/2006 - 1325
Paged to report of person in water at beach, 1st informant reported a fully clothed male entering the water off groyne 21. Person had only gone into water for a swim. FAWGI
20 10/06/2006 - 1030
Called by MRCC Aberdeen to assist Rescue 131 on landing at ARI with casualty with heart problems from Fulmar Alpha.
19 21/05/2006 - 1745
Called by MRCC Aberdeen to assist Bond Rescue One on landing at ARI with casualty with heart problems.
18 20/05/2006 - 1315
Tasked by MRCC Aberdeen to obtain details of vessel "Shakespeare" which had run aground near Campbell's bar in Aberdeen Harbour. Harbour board aware is had run aground at 1700 hrs on the 19th due to a fouled prop.
17 10/05/2006 - 2140
Paged by request of Grampian Police to report of persons stuck on cliffs near Cove. Stood down, unclear information via first 999 call, police incident, no coastguard presence required. FAWGI.
16 07/05/2006 - 0136
Paged to report of person in water near Queen Elizabeth II Bridge. On arrival casualty found to have fallen from bridge into rocks on the North East bank. Assisted ambulance service personnel to recover casualty back to the ambulance.
15 05/05/2006 - 1915
Paged to report of 3 youths in difficulty off rocks to the North of Newtonhill. Members of the Portlethen immediate response team found casualties had been climbing and had gone for a swim in rough seas. Advice given, backup team and lifeboat stood down.
14 20/04/2006 - 0717
Paged to assist Police in search for a missing person from Cults. Team requested to search from Bridge of Dee to Murtle House for a 61 yr old male. Casualty spotted in water by a member of the public at the rear of one of the Robert Gordon University campuses. Tasked to locate casualty. Casualty was recovered from the water by Grampian Police underwater search unit. Stonehaven Coastguard Team, R-137 and Aberdeen ILB also assisted with the search.
13 14/04/2006 - 1251
Paged to report of a 17yr old male who had fallen onto a ledge below an overhang whilst climbing with 2 others at Floors Craig. A cliff man assisted the casualty who was complaining of lower back pain, until R-137 was able to airlift him to ARI due to the nature of his injuries this was deemed the safest method of recovery.
12 28/03/2006 - 0700
Paged to assist police in search for missing 8 year old missing from his Kincorth home since 2030 hrs the previous night. Searched from harbour mouth west passed Bridge of Dee. Stood down when Dylan Trendall was found safe and well. News story.
11 16/03/2006 - 0715
Called to assist helo R-137 to land at ARI with baby transfer from Shetland Islands.
10 24/02/2006 - 1915
Called to assist helo R-137 to land at ARI with casualty with suspected heart attack from an offshore platform.
9 20/02/2006 - 1245
Paged to assist police to search for a fisherman missing from Blowup nose area since 19/02/05 having failed to return home after a fishing competition. Area from Cove to Portlethen searched nothing found.
8 19/02/2006 - 0024
Paged report of a fisherman in water off Portlethen Village. First CG team on scene within 10 min's. of pager activation spotted casualty in water. Casualty was lost from sight but located later & recovered from water. Find extended Details here.
7 16/02/2006 - 2355
Paged to assist Grampian Police in search for tired and emotional missing person at Bridge of Balgownie. Searched from Bridge of Balgownie to mouth of Don and down to golf driving range
6 15/02/2006 - 2330
Called to 121.5 Mhz EPIRB hit. Checked Bridge of Don area identified by satellite, Lifeboat launched to check Aberdeen Bay, then proceeded to airport. Personal EPIRB found at heliport and deactivated.
5 15/02/2006 - 1715
On the way back from job 4 re tasked to Footdee area, as a dog had entered the water heading to Norway and there was concern for members of the public entering the water to get the dog.
4 15/02/2006 - 1451
Paged to assist Grampian Police with communication to helo R-137 at Monymusk, in search for a missing person.
3 14/01/2006 - 2205
Paged to fisherman who had fallen on rocks near May Craig, Portlethen Village, sustaining a suspected dislocated shoulder and back injuries. Due to poor conditions the ILB was ruled out and the casualty was stabilised by coastguard and ambulance personnel then transferred to hospital by helicopter R-137
2 07/01/2006 - 0945
Called to assist helo R-177 to land at ARI with baby transferred from Kirkwall.
1 05/01/2006 - 1100
Called to assist helo R-137 to land at ARI with casualty with suspected heart attack from an offshore platform.

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