Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 402 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras, NC

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 402 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras, NC
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a cruise ship 402 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, Wednesday evening. The crew of the Anthem of the Seas notified Coast Guard Fifth District command center watchstanders that a 79-year-old man was suffering from symptoms of kidney complications and required a medevac. An MH-60 Jayhawk...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Anthem of the Seas

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Anthem of the Seas
Coast Guard 47-Foot Motor Lifeboat file photo by Chief Petty Officer Mark Coady NEW YORK – A Coast Guard boatcrew medically evacuated a 48-year-old woman experiencing seizures Thursday night 18-miles southeast of Ambrose Sea Buoy. At approximately 7 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York received a report stating a woman aboard the cruise ship, Anthem of the Seas, was experiencing seizures. The...

Coast Guard to inspect storm damaged Royal Caribbean cruise ship upon return to New Jersey

Coast Guard to inspect storm damaged Royal Caribbean cruise ship upon return to New Jersey
NEW YORK – The storm-damaged Royal Caribbean cruise ship Anthem of the Seas is scheduled to return to New York Harbor Wednesday evening where it will be met by a team of inspectors from Coast Guard Sector New York. Once the vessel’s docked in New Jersey, the Coast Guard team will inspect the vessel to verify the extent of damages and ensure repairs are satisfactorily completed before the ship will...