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March 20, 2017

Original Text

Received Boatwatch Incident Report Via World Wide Web

Full Name         : leparoux
Street Address    : 3 ter guillemin sud
Street Address2   :
Home Town         : guillos
ZipCode           : 33720
Home_Country      : france
Work_Phone_Number : 0782130432
Home_Phone_Number : 0950121590
Email_Address     :
MessageType       : Lost_or_Overdue
Vessel_Name       : S/V KATUA
Vessel_Description: 10 mètres, bois moulé (prototype), coque beige, pont
gris, roof bois rouge sloop, cockpit barre franche, capote bois annexe
grise, survie blanche, jupe arrière quille 1,90 mètres bimini blanc
Communications    : VHF ASN
Itinerary         : Départ : La Gomera
Direction probable : Cap Vert ou Antilles Direction possible : Vénézuéla
Persons_on_board  : Marc LEPAROUX 67 ANS Carmen LIÑERO 50 ans ?
Reason            : disparition très inquiétante signalée au CROSS
Gris-nez et à la gendarmerie maritime
Comments          : possible démâtage

Translated Text

Received Boatwatch Incident Report Via World Wide Web

Full Name: leparoux
Street Address: 3 ter south guillemin
Street Address2:
Home Town: guillos
ZipCode: 33720
Home_Country: france
Work_Phone_Number: 0782130432
Home_Phone_Number: 0950121590
MessageType: Lost_or_Overdue
Vessel_Name: S / V KATUA
Vessel_Description: 10 meters, molded wood (prototype), beige hull, gray deck, red wood roof
Sloop, cockpit tiller, wood top
Gray dinghy, white survival, rear skirt
Keel 1.90 meters
White bimini
Communications: VHF DSC
Itinerary: Departure: La Gomera
Probable Direction: Cape Verde or Antilles
Possible direction: Và © nà © zà © la
Persons_on_board: Marc LEPAROUX 67 YEARS
Carmen LIÃ'ERO 50 years old?
Reason: very disappointing disappearance reported to the CROSS Gris-nose and the maritime gendarmerie
Comments: possible disassembly



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