Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Dawn off NC coast

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Dawn off NC coast
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard medevaced an ailing man from a cruise ship about 55 miles off the North Carolina coast Monday. Watchstanders in the 5th District Command Center in Portsmouth received a call from the 958-foot, Nassau, Bahamas-flagged Norwegian Dawn at about 6:15 a.m., requesting a medevac for a 56-year-old male passenger experiencing...

Coast Guard searches for missing cruise ship passenger

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard searched for a 46-year-old female passenger of the cruise ship Norwegian Dawn after it was reported she fell overboard approximately 45-miles Northeast of Atlantic City, N.J., Sunday night. The Coast Guard was initially notified Sunday night at approximately 8:21 p.m. A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Air Station Atlantic City, N.J., launched at 9 p.m., and...