Coast Guard News
7th District Public Affairs
U.S. Coast Guard
Date: May 02, 2013
Contact: D7 PADET CENTRAL
Office: (305) 965-4672
PHOTO RELEASE: Survivor thanks Coast Guard rescue crew in Clearwater, Fla.
Jordan Hanssen, 29, was rescued by Coast Guard crews and a good Samaritan April 6, 2013.
Hanssen was on the 73rd day of an estimated 100-day voyage that originated in Dakar, Senegal and would finalize in Miami, when his journey ended abruptly and he and his crew were forced to embark thier row boat’s emergency life raft.
To view details on Hanssen's rescue click here.
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