Coast Guard conducts medevac from cruise ship in Skagway, Alaska

Coast Guard conducts medevac from cruise ship in Skagway, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a man from a cruise ship docked in Skagway, Alaska, Tuesday. The helicopter crew transported the 76-year-old man, who was reportedly suffering from abdominal pain, to awaiting emergency medical personnel in Juneau for further care. Coast Guard 17th District watchstanders received the medevac request from the...

Coast Guard aircrew medevacs patients from 2 cruise ships

MIAMI- Crewmembers from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Fla., medevaced a 59-year-old woman at about 1:30 p.m., and a 67-year-old women at about 2:15 p.m., Saturday, from the 936-foot cruise ship Zuiderdam and the 950-foot cruise ship Carnival Freedom, both homeported in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.