Two cruise ship passengers off Norway gem Medevaced

The Coast Guard is reporting a medical evacuation of two passengers off the Norwegian Gem. The rescue occurred early morning on July 24, 2016. The cruise ship contacted sector Hampton Roads Command Center in Portsmouth and notified it that the two passengers were experiencing “medical complications”. The liner was about 75 miles northeast of Cape Henry at the time of the emergency. The medical rescue was executed by a MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and assisted by a C-130 Hercules aircraft crew from Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Both men were hoisted on board the helicopter shortly after 5 a.m.

Two cruise ship passengers off Norway gem MedevacedCoast guard reported medical evacuation two passengers off Norway gems. Rescue occurred on July 24, 2016. contact Hampton Roads command center in Portsmouth, notice that two passengers were experiencing “complications”. Liner at Cape Henry, 75 miles northeast of emergencies. Medical assistance is carried out by MH 60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, and assisted by the C-130 Hercules aircraft crew from air station Elizabeth City, North Carolina. 5 this morning shortly after two crane helicopter

Passengers were flown to Norfolk, forest talanuofuke General Hospital for treatment. Norway gems by the Miami, based on Norway cruises.

Two cruise ship passengers off Norway gem Medevaced

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