19 Migrants Rescued off Cabo de Gata 

On Nov 22, 2017, at 10.30 p.m. the “Salvamar Algenib” of Salvamento Marítimo rescued 19 Maghrebi-born men from a boat about 17 miles south-southeast of Cabo de Gata, in Almería.Salvamar Algenib

The boat was initially spotted by an airplane and later by the Helimer 206 rescue helicopter. In addition, the m/v “Decathlon” remained in the area close to the boat until the arrival of the “Salvamar Algenib”. The 19 immigrants were taken to the port of Almería.

 

Source: Vesseltracker.com