Coast Guard medevacs child from cruise ship over 200 miles offshore

Coast Guard medevacs child from cruise ship over 200 miles offshore
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A Coast Guard helicopter crew flew to the rescue for a 7-year-old girl aboard the cruise ship Celebrity Summit Monday, medevacing her to a hospital in Virginia for higher level care. The cruise ship contacted the Coast Guard to request assistance with a girl who was experiencing abdominal pain while enroute from New Jersey to Bermuda....

Coast Guard coordinates medevac from cruise ship Celebrity Summit

Coast Guard coordinates medevac from cruise ship Celebrity Summit
Coast Guard Station New York 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Steve Strohmaier) NEW YORK — The Coast Guard coordinated a medical evacuation of a 61-year-old woman, from a cruise ship that was suffering from chest pains in New York Harbor, Sunday afternoon. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector New York command center received notification at approximately 4:20...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Celebrity Summit 230 miles off NJ

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Celebrity Summit 230 miles off NJ
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo CAPE MAY, NJ — A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced a man from a cruise ship approximately 230 miles east of Cape May, New Jersey, Monday afternoon. Watchstanders at the 5th District command center were notified Monday morning of the cruise ship Celebrity Summit who had reported that a 61-year-old male crewmember was suffering...

Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook medevacs ill passenger from cruise ship Celebrity Summit

 Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook medevacs ill passenger from cruise ship Celebrity Summit
NEW YORK – The Coast Guard conducted an emergency medical evacuation of an ill cruise ship passenger, 15 miles southeast of Sandy Hook, N.J., today. Coast Guard Sector New York command center personnel received a report from the cruise ship Celebrity Summit at 10:17 p.m., Sunday, that a passenger had a medical emergency and was in need of immediate medical attention. Members of Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Celebrity Summit crewmember 290 miles off Va. coast

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Celebrity Summit crewmember 290 miles off Va. coast
NORFOLK, Va. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 40-year-old male Monday from a cruise ship approximately 290 miles off the eastern shore. The crew of the cruise ship Celebrity Summit called the Coast Guard via VHF channel 16 at approximately 5 p.m. stating one of their crew members was suffering from abdominal pain and was in need of medical attention. The Coast Guard 5th District duty flight surgeon...

Coast Guard ends search for cruise ship Celebrity Summit crewmember off the coast of Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard suspended a search, pending further developments, for a missing Celebrity Summit cruise ship crewmember Monday night off the northeastern coast of Puerto Rico. Missing is a 30-year-old woman, Filipino national, who worked as a bartender aboard the cruise ship and reportedly was last seen jumping overboard Sunday morning, approximately six and a half nautical...