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Amazing video to show you now Coast Guard crew coming to the rescue of -- hang glider who crashed into the Pacific Ocean.
It happened right off the coast of Astoria Oregon.
In the northwest corner of the state take a look at this video -- spot -- -- for -- and you could easily see the glider there.
Bobbing in the rough waves.
And here is the Coast Guard rescue swimmer securing the pilot of that -- joining us on the phone from Astoria.
Is Robert -- -- who was the Coast Guard hero in the video.
Good work my friend thanks so much for talking to us and let me ask you first what's going through your mind.
As you see this pilot you see this rough water you see that the cliff side there -- -- it's right out of the picture frame that we're looking at.
What are you thinking about as your being lowered down.
Sorry I don't mean to -- it Serb as a parent go either comic book -- -- hang -- of the frame.
-- -- -- -- -- Hey go for that to tell me what's going on through your mind as you're on your way today.
To the power glider.
-- descended think about everybody safe because.
You know if you get hurt you can't help anybody so yet protect yourself -- This year I don't watch the way the waves are working in in on.
-- and have my head on a swivel the whole time you know.
Now once you get within earshot what are you shouting at this guy and what kind of communication did you have.
As you begin the rescue operation.
I asked her if she could hear me and chief said.
-- -- -- I actually did really well you know -- if there's anybody else around.
Just a mixture.
You know if she wasn't -- completely dire need if there was -- somebody else that was.
And mastered yet any injuries.
You know mainly like a spinal injury here -- You know something where we'd have to think about -- or some other kind of extraction.
And not just.
She predecessor she could hear me in and -- really.
Did she say once you guys got back up on the chopped -- safely.
What did -- what -- she said.
I don't think she said -- -- is pretty pretty -- she is try and in bad shape.
Well we're glad that you were there to save her Robert M -- of the Coast Guard great to talk to you sir thanks so much thank you.
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