On the 14th of January, 2018 at 16:24 a duty officer of the State Maritime Rescue and Coordination Centre of the State Enterprise "Marine Search and Rescue Service" of the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine received information from the master of the m/v «HORIZON» (Panama flag) that a crew member (seaman) on board of the vessel needs urgent medical assistance and there is a possibility of his hospitalization. The vessel is on outer harbor of the Odesa port.
The duty officer announced a phase of distress. It was decided to involve SAR speedboat "PRK-01" of the SE "Marine Search and Rescue Service".
At 17:30 a crew of the "PRK-01" evacuated the suffered and delivered him to the Odesa port.
At 18:20 the suffered in satisfactory condition was safely handed to the paramedics.