Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Conquest crewmember southeast of New Orleans

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Conquest crewmember southeast of New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS — A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced a 34-year-old Indonesian crewmember from the cruise ship Carnival Conquest 172 miles southeast of New Orleans, Saturday. Watchstanders with the 8th Coast Guard District command center received a report the crewmember fell and hit her head on the ship’s deck. At the time of the initial report the Carnival Conquest was out of the flight range...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Carnival Conquest 60 miles south of Southwest Pass

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Carnival Conquest 60 miles south of Southwest Pass
NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a 46-year-old male passenger aboard a cruise ship approximately 60 miles south of Southwest Pass in the Gulf of Mexico, Saturday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector New Orleans command center received a report at approximately 6:30 p.m. that the Carnival Conquest required a medevac for a man reportedly suffering from symptoms associated with a brain hemorrhage. Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Carnival Conquest on Mississippi River

NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard medevaced a 74-year-old man from a cruise ship at the Boothville Anchorage, near Venice, Sunday, on the Mississippi River. Rescued was William Weaver. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 8:30 p.m. that a passenger aboard the cruise ship Carnival Conquest was suffering from shortness of breath. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard medevacs 1 from cruise ship on Mississippi River

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a 17-year-old male from a cruise ship 80 miles south of New Orleans, Sunday, on the Mississippi River. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans command center received a call at 8:03 p.m., that a passenger aboard the Carnival Conquest, reportedly suffered a dislocated elbow. Coast Guard Station Venice launched a 41-foot utility boat and crew, which...