Alain Delord being rescued by dingy
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French yachtsman rescued by cruise ship

A French yachtsman has been rescued from the Southern Ocean after spending three days in a life raft.

Alain Delord was forced to abandon his yacht after it was damaged in a storm.

The crew of an Australian cruise ship picked up his distress signal and captured the rescue on film.

Emma Owen reports.

  • 22 Jan 2013
  • From the section Asia
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