Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Statendam passenger near Kodiak, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Statendam  passenger near Kodiak, Alaska
An Air Station Kodiak, Alaska, MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew transfers a patient to emergency medical personnel after hoisting him from a cruise ship, July 22, 2015.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lauren Steenson. KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk aircrew medevaced an 83 year-old man experiencing symptoms of a possible heart attack aboard a cruise...

70-year-old man medevaced from cruise ship

KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a 70-year-old man from Gustavus near Glacier Bay 46 miles to Juneau Tuesday evening. Coast Guard District 17 command center watchstanders received a call from the crew of the 625-foot cruise ship Statendam requesting a medevac of the man who was reportedly suffering symptoms of congestive heart failure. The command...

Coast Guard medevacs 78-year-old woman off cruise ship Statendam

JUNEAU, Alaska – A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk rescue helicopter aircrew forward-deployed in Cordova safely medevaced a 78-year old woman reportedly suffering from symptoms of a stroke off the cruise ship Statendam in the vicinity of Cape Hichinbrook near the entrance of Prince William Sound Monday.