The crew on board Cheeki Rafiki
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Wreck of missing UK yacht found

Hull of missing UK yacht Cheeki Rafiki found in North Atlantic ocean, US Coast Guard says.

The hull of the missing UK yacht Cheeki Rafiki has been found in North Atlantic ocean, the US Coast Guard has told the BBC.

A swimmer from a US Navy warship identified the name on the back of the boat, but was unable to go inside.

The yacht, with a crew of four men, was sailing to the UK from Antigua when it hit problems on 15 May.

Nick Bryant reports.

  • 23 May
  • From the section UK