Jacks’ first single handed transatlantic attempt and rescue.



Images of the rescue

2000

Panderama Assistance

Sep. 2000

Mayday plus other images

2000

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

Chart Images

2000

Christmas Cards

2000

Solo Sailor Grateful for rescue

2000

Retirement from Sailing not for adventurer Nye

2000