A couple quck pics from a drop of some medicine 400+ NM off San Fran, to the vessel's master who had deep vein thrombosis. Ceilings 250' to 350' and vis was between 1.8 and 2.4 nm; had to abort the drop twice when we lost the vessel visually 1/2 mile out.
Guys getting drop gear ready:
Looking for the vessel:
Out the door:
And across the vessel it goes:
The vessel arrived the next day close enough to shore to have the master hoisted and medevaced by a Coast Guard helo to a hospital.