Kinloss Report A – 19 Jul 99 22/99

This document was copied from Al Sylvester’s files and converted for uploading to the website by Jim Morrison

Royal Air Force Kinloss Mountain Rescue Team

Forres, Moray, IV36 OUH
Tel: 01309 672161 Ext 7671


Referring to Form R : 6525                                   DTG: 191000Z JUL 99

Nature of incident: Missing Walker           Area: Beinn A Bhuird Date: 19 Jul 99

Mil or Civ: Civ                                Total Personnel assisted this year: Mil: 5  Civ: 44

Times:           Alerted: 03:15 hrsDeployed: 04:00 hrs
                        On Scene: Not ApplicableRTB/new task: 06:45 hrs
Personnel on task: 17Team strength: 36
Total Personnel hours: 25 hrs 30 minsTotal Vehicle Miles: 780

Other SAR Forces Involved: 202 sqn D Flt, Braemar MRT, SARDA,

Comments on Communications: No vehicle sets resulted with very poor comms.

Comments on Equipment: Nil

Comments on IEC: Nil

Weather: Occasional rain, Cloud Base : Broken 2000′-2500′

Narrative: FS Sylvester plus 16 were requested by the ARCC to assist Braemar MRT with a search for a missing 60 year old female, who had been separated from her son at 181900L Jul 99, in the Beinn a Bhuird, Southern Cairngorm area. Whilst en route the lady was located safe and well by 202 Sqn D Flt. The team then RTB for breakfast.

Team Leader

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