Passenger was infected with corona virus
One of the passengers on the 'Color Magic' was infected with Covid-19. The Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH) has informed everyone who took part in the sailing from Nov 22 to 24 from Oslo to Kiel and return. The FHI asked everyone who took part in this vpyage, passengers and crew, to follow their own state of health. The FHI sent out a message to all contact persons by email or SMS on Nov 25.
Medevac off Danish coast
On Oct 9, 2020, a crew member of the 'Color Fantasy' fell ill while the ferry was enroute from Kiel to Oslo, and was in need of a medical evacuation. An SAR helicopter of the Danish Homeguard was mobilized, and at 6.11 p.m. the patient was hoisted and transported to the Aalborg hospital fpr further care.
Passenger tested positive for COVID-19 after ferry trip
One passenger who travelled on the 'Color Magic' from Sep 30, 2020, to Oct 2 showed COVID-19 symptoms on the day he arrived in Oslo. He has now been confirmed infected with corona. The Color Line was notified by the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH) of the infection on in the night of Oct 5. The person was asymptomatic on board. The person developed symptoms on Oct 3, was tested on Oct 4 and received a positive test confirmed on Oct 5. Color Line sent out information to all passengers and employees who have been on that voyage. There were 706 passengers on board during the two-day cruise. All passengers have been notified of the infection via SMS and e-mail. They have been asked to monitor their state of health and contact the health service if they developed symptoms.Upload News