Call outs this year
This year (2016), Aberdeen Coastguard Rescue Team have attended 103 incidents

No. Date/Time
Reason
103 29/12/2016 - 0830
Paged to assist Rescue Bond 1 on landing at ARI with a casualty from offshore suffering cardiac problems
102 28/12/2016 - 1120
Paged to assist Rescue Bond 1 on landing at ARI with a casualty from offshore who had collapsed
101 22/12/2016 - 1700
Paged to assist Police Scotland for missing person believed to be in the Torry battery area. Searched from Harbour to Gregness, search called off when Police established casualty was not in area.
100 21/12/2016 - 0310
Paged to assist Rescue 900 on landing at ARI
99 20/12/2016 - 1800
Paged to assist in search for missing child inland. Stood down casualty located by local Police units prior to arrival
98 12/12/2016 - 1840
Paged to search Beach, Girdleness / Nigg bay area following Distress beacon being received on local aerial. Nothing found
97 05/12/2016 - 0955
Paged to assist Rescue Bond 1 on landing at ARI
96 04/12/2016 - 1010
Paged to assist Rescue Bond 1 on landing at ARI
95 25/11/2016 - 1255
Paged after to report of surfer in difficulty at beach, casualty located opposite beach ballroom and found to be well experienced but struggling with new board but in no difficulty
94 24/11/2016 - 2330
Paged to missing person in the Bridge of Don area, stood down on station as casualty had been located.
93 20/11/2016 - 1520
Paged after Police Scotland received a call about a fisherman cut off by the tide in the Cove area. First informant and casualty located. Aberdeen lifeboat was put on standby and team made way down to casualties location and managed to call over and was assured casualty had planned for the tide and was continuing to fish until the tide went back out. Team checked weather reports and were happy casualty would be safe and Lifeboat was stood down. False alarm with good intent.
92 19/11/2016 - 2145
Paged to River Dee after Police Scotland received reports of shouts for help in the area. Area searched with assistance from Stonehaven team but nothing found
91 17/11/2016 - 2105
Paged to assist Police Scotland with a despondent casualty on cliffs near Langdykes road, Cove. Stood down shortly after as casualty taken into Police custody
90 16/11/2016 - 1840
Tasked to attend ARI to assist Rescue Bond 1 on landing with a casualty from offshore.
89 11/11/2016 - 1400
Paged to attend ARI to assist Rescue Ekofisk on landing with a casualty from offshore
88 08/11/2016 - 1900
Tasked to attend ARI to assist Rescue 900 on landing with a casualty from offshore
87 04/11/2016 - 1945
Paged to assist Police Scotland in search for a missing person in the Cove area. Stood down after casualty was found not to be in the area.
86 31/10/2016 - 1835
Paged to assist Rescue 951 on landing at ARI with casualty from Wick.
85 29/10/2016 - 0600
Paged to assist Rescue 951 on landing at ARI with casualty from a vessel.
84 17/10/2016 - 0000
Paged to assist Rescue 951 on landing at ARI with casualty from a vessel.
83 15/10/2016 - 1920
Paged to assist Rescue Bristows 1 from Norwegian sector with a casualty from Shearwater platform..
82 13/10/2016 - 1900
Tasked to report of missing person at Aberdeen beach, arrived on scene and briefed by Police Scotland, searched beach with nothing found, Stood down as casualty had appeared at his home address
81 13/10/2016 - 1730
Paged to assist Rescue Bond 1 with casualty at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.
80 11/10/2016 - 1730
Paged to assist Rescue Bond 1 with casualty at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.
79 06/10/2016 - 1945
Paged to person in water as Salmon Bothy on River Dee, stood down on route.
78 04/10/2016 - 1630
Tasked to ARI to assist Helo on landing. Stood down as proceeding as Helo diverted to Dyce
77 03/10/2016 - 1310
Paged to assist Rescue 952 with 2 casualties from separate fishing vessels. One having suspected septicaemia the other a shoulder injury.
76 25/09/2016 - 0500
Paged to assist Rescue 951 with casualty suffering a suspected heart attack.
75 19/09/2016 - 1830
Paged to reports of a vessel on fire opposite Beach Ballroom. Located first informant who gave description of vessel with black smoke coming from it. Vessel was identified and it was confirmed smoke had been coming from there funnel and no assistance was required.
74 18/09/2016 - 1415
Paged to assist Rescue 999 inbound with a dive casualty
73 16/09/2016 - 0715
Paged to person in water at Bridge of Dee. Stood down before arriving on scene as casualty had been recovered from water.
72 10/09/2016 - 1145
Paged to assist Police Scotland in search for a missing person in the Bridge of Balgownie area. Stood down after casualty located out with the search area
71 05/09/2016 - 2310
Paged to assist Rescue 951 on landing at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, with a road traffic collision casualty from the Keith area
70 04/09/2016 - 1110
Paged to assist Rescue Bond 1 on landing at ARI with a casualty from offshore
69 03/09/2016 - 1330
Paged to assist Rescue 951 on landing at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, inbound with a dive casualty
68 28/08/2016 - 2215
Paged to assist sailing vessel Faramir entering harbour with ill crewman, passed into care of ambulance service.
67 25/08/2016 - 1625
Paged to elderly male in water near Bridge of Dee. Before team arrived at station stood down as it was confirmed by Police Scotland to be a fisherman who required no assistance.
66 22/08/2016 - 0245
Paged to person in water at Victoria Bridge. Despondant casualty was recovered from water by Inshore Lifeboat and assisted to roadside by the Fire Service on arrival of team
65 20/08/2016 - 1700
Paged to report to persons in water opposite Pizza Hut, Aberdeen Beach. On arrival it was confirmed that four persons had entered the water. Casualties were taken to hospital two for ongoing treatment, two were sadly pronounced dead.
64 14/08/2016 - 1230
Whilst at Lifeboat open day team was called to assist a lady having a seizure
63 12/08/2016 - 1100
Paged to assist Rescue Bond One at ARI with severe abdominal pain
62 03/08/2016 - 1500
Paged to assist Rescue Bond One at ARI with casualty from offshore
61 30/07/2016 - 2330
Paged to assist Rescue 951 at ARI with suspected acute appendicitis
60 28/07/2016 - 1500
Paged to assist Rescue 951 at ARI with casualty from Braemar
59 28/07/2016 - 1000
Paged to assist Rescue helicopter at ARI, stood down on route as diverted to Dyce
58 26/07/2016 - 1830
Paged to assist Rescue Bond One at ARI, stood down on route as diverted to Dyce
57 26/07/2016 - 1750
Paged to assist with casualty at Aberdeen beach stuck in rocks
56 24/07/2016 - 1820
Paged to assist Rescue 951 at ARI with cardiac casualty
55 23/07/2016 - 2000
Paged to assist Rescue 951 at ARI with casualty suffering diving related injury
54 21/07/2016 - 2000
Paged to assist Rescue 951 at ARI with casualty with a head injury from Orkney
53 19/07/2016 - 1645
Paged to report of casualty stranded on rocks opposite beach ballroom. Casualty had managed to make it to shore and required medical attention. Aberdeen ILB assisted whilst team guided Ambulance to scene
52 16/07/2016 - 0400
Paged to assist Rescue 900 at ARI with casualty transfer
51 13/07/2016 - 2245
Paged to assist Rescue Bond One with a casualty at ARI
50 10/07/2016 - 1145
Paged to take details after Aberdeen Lifeboat brought in a broken down vessel
49 10/07/2016 - 0725
Paged to assist Police Scotland with reports of two drunk males swimming in the River Dee.
48 10/07/2016 - 0550
Paged to assist Rescue 951 with a routine medivac from Scottish islands
47 02/07/2016 - 1900
Paged to assist Rescue 999 with casualty from offshore with decompression problems
46 01/07/2016 -
Paged to assist Rescue 951 with casualty at ARI
45 25/06/2016 - 1015
Paged to assist Police Scotland with search for despondent male in Footdee area. Joined by teams from Cruden Bay, Peterhead, Stonehaven and Police in searching beach area from Bridge of Don to Nigg Bay. Stood down as Police downgraded incident after lengthy search.
44 23/06/2016 - 1245
Paged to assist Ambulance service with casualty at Old Portlethen harbour. Casualty had been hit on head with a winch block and had fallen from rocks onto shingle beach. Extracted casualty on stretcher up to the roadside to waiting ambulance with assistance from ambulance Sort team and Stonehaven CG team.
43 20/06/2016 - 1600
Paged to report of person climbing on Wellington Road suspension bridge. Started search along River Dee for anyone in river. Nothing found, stood down
41+42 19/06/2016 - 1000
Whilst attending Ythan challenge team were requested to assist teams from Cruden Bay and Peterhead with a cliff faller, whilst on route diverted to attend ARI to assist transfer the casualty from the helicopter into the care of the Ambulance service
40 16/06/2016 - 0900
Paged to assist Coastguard Rescue helicopter on landing at ARI crewman with injured hand from offshore
39 06/06/2016 - 2110
Paged to assist Police Scotland with search near Donside place, person in water. Stood down minutes from scene as Police had recovered female from water safe and well
38 06/06/2016 - 1820
Tasked to assist Rescue 900 on landing at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with a casualty from offshore, stood down as R900 diverted to Dyce due to incoming Haar
37 29/05/2016 - 1510
Tasked to assist Rescue 951 on landing at ARI with casualty from offshore
36 27/05/2016 - 1530
Paged to assist Rescue 951 on landing at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
35 27/05/2016 - 0155
Paged to proceed to Whistleberry Farm, Kineff to assist recovery of 2 persons reported to have fallen from the Cliff nearby
34 24/05/2016 - 0420
Paged to assist Rescue 951 at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary having winched a casualty from a ferry North of Peterhead with chest pains
33 20/05/2016 - 1715
Paged to youths in river on a dingy in difficulties near Duthie park. Aberdeen inshore lifeboat tasked and after finding nothing in area around Duthie park returned to boat club area as they spotted something on bank whilst on route to Duthie park. Talked to older youths and 1st informant and established they had been in the river earlier but were in no difficulty. Stood down, false alarm with good intent.
32 15/05/2016 - 2105
Paged to report of youths hanging over side of Wellington Road foot bridge. Checked riverside and bridge and were stood down as Police happy that they had run off
31 07/05/2016 - 1015
Paged to assist Police Scotland in search for despondent person along River Dee. Cruden Bay and Stonehaven teams also in attendance. Nothing found
30 06/05/2016 - 1930
Called to assist Rescue 951 with a casualty from Wick with chest pains.
29 21/04/2016 - 1900
Called to assist Rescue Bond One on landing at ARI with a cardiac casualty
28 15/04/2016 - 1600
Called to assist Rescue Bond One on landing at ARI with a casualty suffering a suspected stroke.
27 14/04/2016 - 1400
Paged to attend at Durris near Banchory to report of 3 persons trapped on island in River Dee having capsized in a dingy. Casualties recovered to river bank and transferred to Ambulance for ongoing treatment
26 12/04/2016 - 1245
Paged to assist Cruden Bay team in search for despondent person around Slains Castle. Stood down on arriving at station as casualty had been found by the Police.
25 11/04/2016 - 1930
Tasked to assist Rescue 900 on Landing at ARI, due to rapidly deteriorating condition the team then transferred the casualty to A and E
24 03/04/2016 - 1850
Paged to assist Scottish Ambulance Service to recover a casualty from sand dunes opposite Murcar golf course. Casualty recovered with assistance from personnel from SORT team, both Aberdeen lifeboats and Cruden Bay coastguard team.
23 30/03/2016 - 1505
Tasked to assist Rescue 951 on Landing at ARI with male from Road Traffic Collision near Keith
22 30/03/2016 - 1310
Called out to report of person on Boogie board in difficulty at River Don estuary. Person made his own way to shore by the time the team arrived. Safety information passed to casualty.
21 29/03/2016 - 1345
Paged to assist police Scotland with search for despondent male around Cove harbour. With assistance from Stonehaven Coastgaurd team and both Aberdeen lifeboats. Area from Altens Haven to Blackhills quarry searched, nothing found.
20 27/03/2016 - 1430
Paged to assist Rescue Bond One on landing at ARI with a casualty
19 22/03/2016 - 1250
Tasked to assist Rescue Bond One on landing at ARI with suspected cardiac casualty
18 13/03/2016 - 1155
Paged to assist Rescue Bond One on landing at ARI with a casualty suffering from an eye injury
17 08/03/2016 - 1325
Paged to assist Rescue Bond One on landing at ARI with suspected Stroke patient
16 07/03/2016 - 1010
Paged to assist rescue helicopter from the Ecofisk on landing at ARI with a cardiac casualty
15 28/02/2016 - 2330
Paged to assist Police Scotland with despondent casualty at Harbour. Arrived on scene and Police had managed to recover casualty with no coastguard assistance required.
14 25/02/2016 - 2300
Tasked to assist Rescue 951 on landing at ARI
13 18/02/2016 - 1800
Tasked to assist Rescue Bond 1 on landing at ARI
12 16/02/2016 - 1915
Team tasked to assist Rescue Bond 1 on landing at ARI with a casualty suffering a hand injury
11 12/02/2016 - 2050
Paged to assist Rescue 994 from Prestwick on landing at ARI with a decompression casualty from Oban
10 04/02/2016 - 1430
Team tasked to assist Rescue Bond 1 on landing at ARI with a casualty.
9 01/02/2016 -
On way back to station team flagged down by a dog walker reporting 2 Life rings around Torry Battery area had been removed from the holders and thrown onto rocks below. Team searched for and recovered rings and refitted them.
8 01/02/2016 -
Team paged to assist Rescue Bond 1 on landing at ARI with suspected spinal injury casualty from offshore.
7 21/01/2016 - 1700
Team tasked assist Rescue 951 on landing at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with cardiac casualty.
6 16/01/2016 - 1200
Team paged to report of another car in river Dee between bridge of Dee and King George V bridge. Aberdeen ILB checked vehicle which was in the middle of the river near the fishermans bothy and found the car had been there for some time. Police were going to have car recovered, stood down.
5 11/01/2016 - cont.
Team paged to divert to report of a car submerged in River Dee outside Bon Accord Glass. Aberdeen ILB on scene and car was found to have no occupants and had been there for some time. Police divers were going to revisit at low tide the next day to assist with recovery of car from river.
4 11/01/2016 - 0850
Tasked to assist Rescue 900 on landing at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.
3 07/01/2016 - 1925
Team paged, details to follow
2 04/01/2016 - 2300
Team paged to report of car over cliff in Cove area, Stood down on station as car was not over cliff as first reported.
1 03/01/2016 - 1630
Tasked to meet at ops room for a briefing on flooding in Aberdeenshire. Teams from Aberdeen, Montrose and Stonehaven mustered and deployed to Kintore and Port Elphinstone. 1 Family evacuated and 2 cars assisted.

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