09/09/16, 10:35 – 11:15
ILB requested by Aberdeen Coastguard to assist a yacht that had developed engine problems as it left Anstruther harbour with one person on-board, the Harbour Master and a crew man had previously secured it within the outer harbour.
ILB checked the vessel and then towed the casualty to a safe berth on the pontoon.
Lifeboat rehoused as not further assistance required.
Weather – Part cloudy
Visibility - Good
Wind – Gentle breeze 135
Sea state – mod/chop