A sailor suffering from a heart attack on board a vessel from Singapore to the Republic of Korea was brought ashore by Vietnam’s Rescue Force.

On the eve of October 4, Georgi Angelov, a 58-year-old Bulgarian sailor, had a heart attack aboard the ship C Dream, which was approximately 173 nautical miles off the coast of Nha Trang city at the time.

The captain immediately called for help.

At 11:45 am on October 5, the Nha Trang Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre (Nha Trang MRCC) brought the man ashore for emergency medical aid via its rescue ship SAR27-01.-VNA