SARA 3 – ‘swift and bold’

Delta 4.9 mtr Rigid Inflatable (RIB) Custom- X-Range Fast Rescue Craft

Stationed at Beachley
Crew 2 – 4
Engines 40hp Mariner Marathon
Fuel 50 Litres unleaded petrol
Comms 2x ICOM Marine VHF
Navigation GPS Tracker System + Handheld
Max Speed Approx 30 Knots
Search Duration Approx 4 hours
Cost £32,000 (2011)