Henriksen greet Siem Pilot in Sicily

CEO of the NSA , Sturla Henriksen met Thursday 11 June, Siem Pilot when it came to port in Sicily. The ship will participate in the European operation Frontex , to rescue boat people in the Mediterranean.

Norwegian owned vessels and crew took part in rescuing 5000 people over the last year and have also taken part in two operations so far in 2015.

"Siem Pilot and the Norwegian crew will maintain this proud tradition of a European led operation over the next six months", said Sturla Henriksen.