July 2007

Operational rescue diving in Hong Kong

On 25 March 2007 two DLRG diving instructors, Benno Scharpenberg and Klaus Schneider, travelled to Hong Kong accompanied by the President of DLRG and ILS-Europe, Dr. Klaus Wilkens.

ILSE Board Meeting in Belgrade

The annual Board Meeting 2007 was organised by the Serbian member association, the Red Cross of Serbia, in Belgrade 22 “ 24 June 2007 combined with an Extraordinary General Assembly.

IRB History book

RNLI is pleased to announce a new book called “Break Through: How the Inflatable Rescue Boat Conquered the Surfâ„¢ produced with support from Surf Life Saving Australia.

In memoriam: Bogdan Ciubotariu

At only 27 years, Florin Bogdan Ciubotariu lost his life on Sunday 17 June at the Black Sea, after being struck by lightning.