This dramatic video shows a Wirral RNLI crew member bring winched into a hovering coastguard helicopter.
The incident caught on camera was part of a training exercise performed by the RNLI and coastguard yesterday.
The video shows a Hoylake RNLI crew member winched from a fast moving lifeboat to a coastguard helicopter hovering above, the crew member is then brought back down to the lifeboat.
— Hoylake RNLI (@HoylakeRNLI) July 25, 2017
The video which was also uploaded to the RNLI Hoylake facebook page has received many comments thanking the crew members for their efforts.
Gill Sherratt commented: “That looks epic! And obviously very good life saving skills being learned 😜”
Sy Leigh said: “Its like Baywatch but without the Bikinis!!!😉😉😉
Keep up the good work team.👍👍👍”
Sue Parker said: “Amazing work guys !!!!”
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