- The plane crashed but the crew are safe.
- The crew were taken off (the wrecked vessel) by helicopter.
- The crew tried to seize control of the ship, and were shot for mutiny.
- The crew feathered (their oars) for the last few yards of the race.
- The crew repelled the attack.
- The crew abandoned the sinking ship.
- The crew was made up of strong and able men and the mates were experienced seamen of the first class.