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Yachtsman's amazing tale of survival

Posted by: 2UE | 18 October, 2012 - 10:14 AM
Glenn Ey talks to Stuart Bocking about his return to safety

In an amazing tale of survival, a yachtsman is back on dry-land in Sydney this morning, after spending two-weeks stranded at sea. Glenn Ey talks to Stuart Bocking about the ordeal and his return to safety.


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Passengers on board an Air Canada flight spotted him before water police rescued him.

Jill Barber was one of those passengers and says the plane flew low over the water to try and find him.

 

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  • Why don`t these thrill seekers not have insurance, and who will reinburse Canadian Airlines the $20,000+ it costed to get his coordinates ?? This happens too often and the public always end up paying the bills for these adventurers.

    Johannes Thursday 18 October, 2012 - 9:00 PM

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