Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship 35 miles southwest of Golden Gate Bridge

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship 35 miles southwest of Golden Gate Bridge
Coast Guard Air Station Sacramento C-27J aircraft file photo by Lt. Scott HandlinSAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 76-year-old woman approximately 35 miles southwest of the Golden Gate Bridge, Tuesday morning. Crew aboard the cruise ship Star Princess contacted Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders at approximately 5 a.m. requesting assistance for a passenger experiencing symptoms...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Star Princess

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Star Princess
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew forward deployed to Cordova medevaced a 76-year-old woman experiencing heart attack symptoms from the cruise ship Star Princess, near Cape Hinchinbrook, Friday. The aircrew hoisted the woman and the cruise ship’s medical specialist and transported them to Cordova where they were transferred to Guardian Flight. Guardian...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Star Princess southwest of San Diego

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Star Princess southwest of San Diego
SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 73-year-old woman approximately 86 miles southwest of San Diego, Monday. At approximately 5:15 p.m. Sunday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego received a report from the crew of cruise ship Star Princess stating that a female passenger was experiencing persistent severe abdominal pain. The Coast Guard duty flight surgeon recommended that...

Coast Guard medevacs 28-year-old man from cruise ship 260 miles south of San Diego

Coast Guard medevacs 28-year-old man from cruise ship 260 miles south of San Diego
SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 28-year-old man from a cruise ship approximately 260 miles south of San Diego, Wednesday. At 10:39 a.m., Wednesday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego received a report from the crew of the cruise ship Star Princess that a 28-year-old male crewmember was experiencing symptoms of acute appendicitis. The Coast Guard duty flight surgeon...

Coast Guard boatcrew medevacs man from cruise ship Star Princess near Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard boatcrew medevacs man from cruise ship Star Princess  near Juneau, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska— A Coast Guard Station Juneau boatcrew medevaced a 61-year-old man experiencing symptoms of a heart attack aboard the cruise ship Star Princess in Lynn Canal, approximately 20 miles north of Juneau, Wednesday. The station’s 45-foot Response Boat –Medium crew transported the man from the Star Princess to awaiting emergency medical services in Auke Bay. Watchstanders at the Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs ailing woman from cruise ship Star Princess near Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs ailing woman from cruise ship Star Princess near Juneau, Alaska
KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced an ailing 79-year-old woman from the 951-foot cruise ship Star Princess near Glacier Bay, Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew safely hoisted the woman and transported her to awaiting medical personnel in Juneau. Watchstanders at the 17th District command center in Juneau received a request for assistance from a paramedic...

Coast Guard aircraft deploys for medical evacuation from American Samoa

Coast Guard aircraft deploys for medical evacuation from American Samoa
HONOLULU – A Coast Guard air crew has deployed to assist with the medical evacuation of two injured and ill cruise ship passengers from American Samoa Monday. A C-130 Hercules airplane crew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point will meet the two patients in American Samoa and transport them to Honolulu. Medical staff from Kalawao Rescue will provide care during the approximately 10 hour return...