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Cruise ship diverted to Kiel
The "Amadea", coming from Travemünde, had to skip its scheduled call at Ærøskøbing on Aug 19, 2019, due to adverse weather which made tender operations impossible. The ship was instead diverted to Kiel where it berthed at the Ostsee Quay at 7 a.m.
Emergency on cruise ship in Kiel Canal
The "Amadea" had to interrupt its transit of the Kiel Canal on June 23, 2019, after a passenger collapsed on board and was in need of urgent medical care. The pilot requested assistance at 5 p.m. when the ship was between Schwartenbek and Groß Nordsee. It stopped at Schinkel, and an emergency doctor was taken aboard the rescue helicopter Christoph 42 to the ferry pt. Landwehr. An ambulance boarded the fery which took it to the cruise ship along with the doctor. A 6 p.m. the doctor was transferred aboard for the treatment of the patient. The ferry service was interrupted until 7.20 p.m. The patient was taken to a hospital in Kiel by helicopter after the initial treatment.
Medevac on the Elbe
On June 29, 2016, an emergency happened on the "Amadea" on the Elbe. A female passenger was seriously injured. The DLRG was alerted. The boat "Kiek Ut" with a crew of three and four medicals was mobilized in Stadersand and reached the cruise ship within three minutes. The woman had been resuscitated in the ship's hospital. 45 minutes later she was disembarked onto the DLRG boat while the "Amadea" was moving with slow speed ahead in the narrow fairway. The patient was taken to Stadersand where an amulance was waiting to take her to the Elbe-hospital.Upload News