lifeboat

(redirected from Liferaft)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to lifeboat

a strong sea boat designed to rescue people from a sinking ship

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
But a plan to deliver a pump on board the vessel was abandoned after rescuers arrived and saw the crew had abandoned ship into the boat's liferaft.
On arrival the engine had failed and the crew abandoned to the liferaft.
Magnum as standard equipment in our aftermarket WINSLOW LifeRaft Company survival kits starting in the first quarter of 2015," said UTC Aerospace Systems Interiors President Daphne Falletti.
The woman was rescued from a liferaft by a Russian merchant ship which picked up a Mayday call from the single-engine aircraft.
Liferaft lights are in use with many of the world's leading liferaft manufacturers for many years now.
London, November 23 (ANI): A British sailor spent four days in a liferaft off the coast of Spain before being rescued by coastguards.
They took to the liferaft, which starting to take in water.
Four of the five people from the yacht were found in a liferaft and taken aboard the lifeboat.
Francis Arnold, 70, and his daughter Jackie, 47, jumped into a liferaft as flames spread through their 40ft vessel, Freedom of Choice.
Hopes of an early rescue were dashed when their liferaft was hit by a severe storm lasting three days.
Revere's ever-growing client base now includes commercial liferaft service stations, cruise lines, retails merchants, ship chandlers, as well as the U.
Liferaft (Viking and DSB-branded) inspections and annual maintenance of 2016 and options for the years 2017-2019.
Two fellow crewmen dragged him into the liferaft and all three were taken to hospital in Stornoway but Norman, 45, was delirious with hypothermia when he arrived and later died of a heart attack.