Medevac off Tarifa
In the morning of May 8, 2019, the "Salvamar Arcturus" medevaced a 84-year-old passenger from the "Aidastella". The patient was taken along with her daughter to the port o Tarifa, where she was cared of by an ambulance.
Cruise ship skipped call in Palma due to storm
The "AIDAStella" had to skip its call at Santa Cruz de La Palma on March 8, 2019, due to stormy winds with wind speeds of up to 65 km/h. Undercurrents in the port entrance complicated the matter further, and the captain decided to continue its voyage to Tenerife where the ship berthed at 6.15 p.m. Report with photo: https://lapalma1.net/2019/03/08/la-palma-aidastella-dreht-wegen-sturm-wieder-ab/
Drydocks World completes drydocking and mini-refit of AIDA Cruises’ AIDAstella
Rostock-based cruise line AIDA Cruises has completed the USD multi-million drydocking and refit of its 2013-built AIDAstella in Dubai to ready the vessel for her new summer season of cruises in the Mediterranean, homeported in Palma de Mallorca. This is the first time a shipyard in the Arabian Gulf has carried out such work on a cruise vessel.Upload News