20/01/16 18:30 - 20:30
Request from Aberdeen Coastguard to divert from exercise, to escort FV Carisma being towed by FV Maxine because of engine problems (low oils suspected).
ILB diverted and located the casualty, escorting in case of any problems.
ILB stood down when both the fishing vessels were safely moored in Pittenweem harbour.
Exercise continued to 20:30 before rehousing.
Weather - Frost
Visibility - Good
Wind - Light breeze 180
Sea state - Calm