On 29th April, Zhuhai Base of Nanhai No.1 Rescue Flying Service successfully rescued 4 fishermen stranded on rocks.
At 1456, the watch office of Zhuhai Base of Nanhai No.1 Rescue Flying Service received a message from Zhuhai MRCC that a fishing boat was turn over by heavy waves and 5 fishermen were trapped on the rocks in the southeast corner of Dawanshan Island with 1 left on board the casualty which still remain floated, requesting helicopter rescue.
At 1540hrs, rescue helicopter B-7304 took off and flied to the location of incident. At 1555hrs, helicopter B-7304 reached the site and the aircrew carried out a swift winch operation and hoisted 4 fishermen into the helicopter cabin. At 1637hrs, rescue helicopter B-7304 landed at Jiuzhou airport, Zhuhai. 4 fishermen were in fine condition and taken away by staff from MSA.