Medevac off Thira
In the morning hours of Aug 29, 2018, a passenger of the "Gemini" was in need of immediate hospital care. The ship sailed to the FIOR anchorage of North Thira, where the 69-year-old patient was taken off and transferred to a private clinic for medical care, while the "Gemini" returned to its planned route.
Entered layup at Tilbury Oct, 26
Happy Cruises of Spain ceased trading in September. Since that time, the cruise ships Gemini and Ocean Pearl which had been chartered to Happy Cruises have remained inactive at Gibraltar. They both departed recently for Tilbury Docks on the River Thames, presumably for lay-up until a new charter is found, the Gemini departed from Gibraltar on 21st October bound for Tilbury.
Gemini released from charter
Happy Cruises, charterers of the "Ocean Pearl" and "Gemini"§, on Sep 26, 2011 announced that they andwould cease operation and cancel all remaining cruises for the 2011 season. Based on this, the vessels have been untimely redelivered by the charterers and are therefore immediately available for sale or charter. The two vessels were in full operation in the Mediterranean; are fully classed; SOLAS-approved and ready for trading.Upload News