Shout Number 64/2010
Date/Time: 03/11/2010 19:06 - 20:20
Called to Portobello for a Red Flare(s)
People Assisted: 0
The lifeboat was requested to launch following a report of a red flare in the Portobello area. Information was received en-route to Portobello that a chinese lantern may have been sighted in the area at a similar time to the flare. The Coastguard requested that a search was carried out from Leith, eastwards to Portobello. Nothing was found, and the lifeboat was stood down to return to station.
Boat Crew: M Chalmers, L Williams, S Wallace, D Paton
Shore Crew: E Stoker, J Wibberley