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Medevac off Cape Wrath
On Sep 11, 2019, at 5-25 ü-m- an injured passenger had to be medevaced from the "Mein Schiff 4" while the ship was off Cape Wrath enroute from Greenock to Invergordon. The Stornoway Coastguard deployed a helicopter who took the patient off and transported him to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness with head injuries, arriving just before 8 p.m. His condition was not known.
Cruise ship assisted in rescue of migrants
On Sep 30, 2018, the "Mein Schiff 4" assisted nine distressed North African migrants 30 miles east of the Spanish coast. while enroute from Malaga to Palma de Mallorca. Their boat was adrift 30 miles East of Cape de Gata with engine damage. The crew alerted the Spanish Coastguard, and the "Salvamar Algenib" of Salvamento Marítimo headed to the position and took the migrants aboard. They were transported to Alméria, and the "Mein Schiff 4" continued the voyage to Palma de Mallorca.
Cruise ship skipped call at Honningsvåg
The "Mein Schiff 4" cancelled its call at Honningsvåg in the morning of June 6, 2018, as the wind was too strong. The Nordkap trip was part of an 11-day cruise that started and ends in Kiel. During the trip, the ship had scheduled calls at Vestlandet, Tromsø, Honningsvåg and Trondheim. But strong wind made it too difficult for the vessel to hold the position for tendering, which led to the decision to sail on to Trondheim. Also the "Spitsbergen" changed the route for the second time this year. The ship would actually call at Hornvika, but sailed to Kai west of Honningsvåg due to the strong wind.News schreiben