As SKSR Rosmorrechflot reports, at 10:28 on September 22 from the Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk SMTA there was a received message that at 8:00 on September 19 in the Ulba Bay, the Academy Bay (to the south of the Shantar Islands) in the Sea of Okhotsk, two crew members of the IBC ” Udil ‘(the owner of the team of prospectors’ Vostok’), a senior assistant in 1960. and senior mechanic in 1965, went to sea on a boat from the Betty spit in the direction of the Ulban River.
At the appointed time, they did not return. The management of the Vostok artel organized the search for the missing with the help of a helicopter Mi-8 (Dalnerechensk Avia), the crew of the IBC Udil, workers of the Vostok artel.
They did not give the results. The location of people is unknown. At 11:50 on September 22, the chief engineer of the Vostok artel reported that, on September 21, due to the loss of reasonable hope to find the missing, the search is terminated.