Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Anthem of the Seas passenger off NC coast

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Anthem of the Seas passenger off NC coast
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and C-130 Hercules aircraft file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced an 83-year-old woman suffering symptoms of renal failure aboard a cruise ship approximately 160 miles southeast of Elizabeth City, North Carolina, Friday afternoon. The captain aboard the cruise ship Anthem of the Seas contacted watchstanders at the Fifth District Command...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway passenger near Chesapeake Bay entrance

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway passenger near Chesapeake Bay entrance
MH-60 Jayhawk landing at Norfolk Sentara General Hospital file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 76-year-old man who suffered a stroke and possible internal bleeding aboard a cruise ship approximately 75-miles southeast of the Chesapeake Bay, Saturday. The captain aboard the cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway, used a satellite phone to contact watchstanders at the Fifth District...