Medevac off Salalah
A passenger was medevaced from the 'Mein Schiff 6' on Nov 8, 2019, enroute to Muscat. The ship diverted towards Salalah and approached the port so far that the patient could be taken off and transferred to shore for further treatment. The cruise ship was enroute to Dubai and had sailed fro Aqaba on Nov 3.
Medevac off Milos
A Navy helicopter was deployed in the evening of Oct 27, 2019, to medevac a 60 year old passenger from the "Mein Schiff 6" six miles southwest of Milos. The man who needed immediate hospital care, was taken to the Eleusis Military Airport and delivered by ambulance to the Evangelismos General Hospital of Attica.
Cruise ship took aboard two injured fishermen after attack on trawler
One fisherman was dead and another was injured when another person aboard the trawler "Captain Billy Haver" allegedly attacked crew members on Sep 23, 2018. Radio calls from the fishing vessel said the suspect allegedly used a knife or a hammer. Franklin Freddy Meave Vazquez had got into a fight, and three people were injured. The "Mein Schiff 6" responded to the distress call of the fishing vessel and took the two injured mariners aboard; a doctor pronounced one of them dead. US Coast Guard officials met the trawler, which was about 60 miles east of Nantucket with the patro boat "Legare". The suspect was taken into custody. The matter was under investigation by the U.S. Attorney. The trawler was built in 1996 and is owned by Captain Juan Inc. out of Virginia Beach, Virginia.Upload News