George David's 90ft super-maxi Rambler smashes Rolex Middle Sea Race record while Loki's crew airlifted off overnight 22/10/07

Quentin Monegier's yacht holed off Cape Verde Islands 15/10/07

French Route du Rhum skipper was airlifted to safety just before his yacht sank 3/11/06

Airlift possible for sick crew

As gale force headwinds hamper Global Challenge yacht, a helicopter evacuation of ill crewman is being discussed

The condition of a crewmember who was airlifted off Geronimo last night with suspected Meningitis is less serious than first thought

More mayhem

Philippe Monnet has been airlifted off his trimaran (capsize No. 4) but now Peyron has dismasted

Rescue in Atlantic

Huge rescue operation airlifts two injured crew from a dismasted Swan 65

After consultation with the VOR medical team onshore, it has been agreed that Amer Sports One’s Keith Kilpatrick – suffering with stomach pains – should be airlifted as soon as