Coast Guard aircrew medevacs cruise ship passenger near Glacier Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard aircrew medevacs cruise ship passenger near Glacier Bay, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka helicopter aircrew transfers patient to Emergency Medical Service personnel in Sitka, Alaska, Sept. 7, 2019. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo. KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka aircrew medically evacuated a cruise ship passenger near Glacier Bay, Alaska, Saturday. The MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew safely hoisted and transported the passenger to awaiting...

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from cruise ship

SAN DIEGO — A MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector San Diego medically evacuated a crewmember from a cruise ship 250 miles southwest of San Diego late Monday night. Just after 2 p.m., the crew of the cruise ship Crystal Symphony notified the Coast Guard that the 39-year-old Filipino crewmember needed immediate medical assistance for an eye injury. A Coast Guard flight surgeon was...