Images of the rescue
Mayday plus other images
This video was taken by the Royal Airforce aboard their Nimrod search and rescue aircraft as they locate Jack Nye 300 miles west of Ireland as he was sailing solo from Halifax Nova Scotia aboard his 32ft Commet 1000 – Panderama. After a total rollover and broken mast, Jack was rescued by the container ship Atlantic Companion under the command of Captain Karl Westrup.
Jack Nye Interview on CBC Radio
Jacks “whale of a tale” Atlantic roll over story of the incredible rescue that happened 300 nautical miles of the Irish coast
Solo Sailor Grateful for rescue
Retirement from Sailing not for adventurer Nye