An elderly couple decided to swim across the Atlantic and disappeared into the ocean

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 An elderly couple decided to swim across the Atlantic and disappeared into the ocean

An elderly couple from Virginia (USA) 65-year-old Yanni Nikopoulos and Dale Jones decided to cross the Atlantic Ocean (Atlantic) on a sailing yacht, but disappeared.

This is reported by The New York Post.

The couple left the Hampton on June 8 on their 36-foot sailboat Kyklades and headed for the Azores (Portugal).

By According to the Coast Guard, five days into the voyage, the couple told their daughter that their boat had been damaged in a storm and they were returning home earlier.

Yanni and Dale were about 740 kilometers from the coast, officials said. United States at the time of the call, but no further communication was received.

The US Coast Guard is reportedly working with authorities in the Azores, Bermuda and Canada, trying to find a couple.

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