US Coast Guard urged to return and look for yachtsmen

The US Coast Guard was facing calls last night to return to the doomed British yacht Cheeki Rafiki, to check whether the bodies of any of its four crew members were trapped inside. The coastguard located the boat a week after the vessel went missing.

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US command centre oversees search for yachtsmen

A US Coast Guard command centre in Boston has been overseeing the search for the four missing British yachtsmen.

The search for the missing sailors is now taking place in both the air and in the sea Credit: Pool
The UK have sent a RAF Hercules to help search the thousands of miles for the missing men Credit: Pool
This office in Boston is at the centre of the operation to find the missing yachtsmen Credit: Pool

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