search and rescue mission


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Noun1.search and rescue mission - a rescue mission to search for survivors and to rescue them
deliverance, rescue, saving, delivery - recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"
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Summary: New Delhi [India], August 31 (ANI): So far eight fishing boats and around 40 fishermen have been rescued and brought to safety with search and rescue mission by the Indian Coast Guard, after they were caught amid turbulent seas off the Gujarat coast on Wednesday.
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Coast Guard Sector Guam and asked to assist with a search and rescue mission off the coast of Chuuk Island, Micronesia.
A SEARCH and rescue mission was launched after three walkers failed to return from a walk along the Whitby coastline.
Due to the Kobe earthquake, Oklahoma City bombing, and other disasters, the RoboCup community selected the search and rescue mission as their second application domain, one with significant potential societal benefits.
In addition, we offer rapid transportation for explosive ordnance demolition teams, and can fill the search and rescue mission if required.
Taylor was flying off Oriskany (CVA 34) on a search and rescue mission over North Vietnam when his A-1H Skyraider was struck by ground fire and crashed.
Since April 2015, an estimated 4,500 search and rescue missions have been executed, many utilizing the UK SAR S-92 helicopters.
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