New lifeboat named in honour of helicopter tragedy victims

A new lifeboat has been named in memory of 16 men who lost their lives in a helicopter tragedy a decade ago.

Aberdeen’s new RNLI inshore vessel has been named “Bouy Woody – 85N”, in honour of Stuart “Woody” Wood and the others on flight 85N which plunged into the sea off the coast of Peterhead on April 1, 2009.

More than 200 guests attended a naming ceremony at the city’s Blaikie’s Quay on Saturday, with Mr Wood’s mother...
source: Windsor Observer

2019-04-20 21:47
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