Joint Rescue Coordination Center

Συμβούλιο Οικονομίας και Ανταγωνιστικότητας Κύπρου

A Joint Search and Rescue (SAR) Exercise, titled “CYPUK-02/20” was conducted today, Saturday the 12th of September 2020, within the Search and Rescue Region of the Republic of Cyprus, with the participation of the Open Patrol Vessel «HMS TRENT» of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom and a helicopter of Cyprus Police Aviation Unit SAR Units with a registered nurse of the Ambulance Services on board from the Republic of Cyprus.

Personnel and assets participated in the Aeronautical SAR Exercise were under the operational control and coordination of the Joint Rescue Coordination Center (JRCC) Larnaca, in close cooperation with the Royal Navy and the British High Commission in Cyprus.