A search is underway in Fiji for a missing boat with seven people on board.
The Maritime Surveillance Rescue Co-ordination Centre said the search commenced on Thursday after the fibreglass boat left Levuka on Boxing Day destined for Gau.
Two aircraft and a patrol boat have been deployed.
The missing boat reportedly has no means of communication or a distress beacon.
#SAR (Lomaiviti waters) Eagle eye capture of RFNS Kikau running her search track through Lomaiviti waters as she continues her search for missing persons#Fiji #TeamFiji if heading out on the water - be safe, be equipped, be informed and be ready! pic.twitter.com/e3C8oKy2Gw— FMSRCC (@fmsrcc) December 28, 2018