Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Astoria, Oregon

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Astoria, Oregon
WARRENTON, Ore. — The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced a man experiencing heart complications from a cruise ship approximately 25 miles southwest of the Columbia River entrance, late Monday. A Coast Guard Air Station Astoria MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew hoisted the man from the cruise ship Zaandam and transferred him to awaiting EMS at Air Station Astoria at approximately 10:45 p.m. Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard conducts medevac near Prince William Sound, Alaska

Coast Guard conducts medevac near Prince William Sound, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska—A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew forward deployed to Cordova from Kodiak medevaced a cruise ship passenger near Prince William Sound Monday. The crew safely hoisted the 53-year-old man, who was suffering from gastrointestinal distress, and transported him to Cordova to meet emergency medical personnel for further transport to Anchorage from commercial...

Coast Guard medevacs ailing cruise ship passenger

Coast Guard medevacs ailing cruise ship passenger
SAN DIEGO – U.S. Coast Guard aircrews from San Diego and Sacramento worked together to airlift a passenger in need of medical attention from a cruise ship approximately 200 miles southwest of San Diego, Friday morning. The cruise ship Zaandam’s crew contacted the Coast Guard Thursday afternoon, requesting a medical evacuation for a 71-year-old woman who was experiencing a serious internal...

Southeast Alaska Coast Guardsmen end week assisting 3, investigating grounded vessel

KODIAK, Alaska – Coast Guardsmen in Southeast Alaska assist three indivduals near Juneau and are responding to a grounded vessel near Ketchikan Friday. A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a 71-year-old woman from the cruise ship Zaandam near Glacier Bay. The 17th Coast Guard District command center watchstanders received a call from the captain of the cruise...