Medevac in Corfu
The Corfu Port Authority was informed on June 14, 2019, at midday that a 55-year-old crew member of the "Costa Victoria" which was enroute from Piraeus to Corfu, needed hospital care. The patient was disembarked in Corfu and taken by ambulance to the General Clinic of Corfu for further examination, while the ship sailed to Bari.
Cruise ship passengers injured in boat collision
Two boats, one of them with passengers of the "Costa Victoria", have crashed at the entrance to the Royal Phuket Marina in the channel on Jan 16, 2018. The "Pimracha" and "Sattakamol" collided just off the coast resulting in six injuries including one Thai man and five Italian tourists. The accident happened at the entrance to the channel leading to the Royal Phuket Marina at 4:30 p.m. Two of the tourists have been sent to Vachira and Phuket International (Siriroj) Hospitals with serious injuries. The accident happened in the Ao Sapam Channel, the entrance way to Royal Phuket Marina and Boat Lagoon. The group of eight tourist travelled to Phuket with the "Costa Victoria" and anchored in front of Patong Beach during the day and were in the speedboat "Satakamol" with other passengers. Heading towards the RPM pier, another boat named "Pimracha 5" hit the boat resulting in the people being injured. The boat drivers have been arrested for further investigation. Report with photos: https://www.phuketgazette.net/news/update-boat-collision-off-entrance-royal-phuket-marina-channel
Costa Victoria to be Based in Japan for Summer 2016
Costa Asia held the opening of its Japan office through a series of media and travel trade events in Tokyo, Osaka and Fukuoka on November 17, 2015. In the summer of 2016, Costa will bring the new concept of cruising to Japanese guests with the Costa Victoria.Upload News