(Video) Marine Pilot Swings into Action


A video shows the risks many marine pilots take as we see a pilot embarking onto a ship via a helicopter.

According to Marine Insight, marine pilots perform one of the most important jobs in ensuring that ships are navigated to ports safely.

The process of boarding a ship from a helicopter can clearly be dangerous, especially during rough weather; however, this is the most feasible alternative to using pilot boats, which may have difficulty transporting pilots in choppy seas.

Watch the helicopter in action below:

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