Wednesday, August 5, 2009
Lady Christine helicopter crash
Click to enlarge - Lady Christine in Monaco - 2009
Superyacht bigger than 50m often feature an helipad for emergency reason or for the Owner 's convenience.
The website Coastguerdnews.com reported that the 55m Oceanco Lady Christine had an helicopter crash. Four people were aboard the helicopter and none of them suffered life-threatening injuries.
According to the Coastguardnews website, "...The Rockland Coast Guard small boat at 6:55 p.m. tied up to the crashed helicopter and towed it to shore on the island, where a marine salvage company will attempt to remove it."
The yacht built by the Oceanco shipyard in 2004 was offered for sale for euro 45,000,000 by Edmiston Company in 2008.