Medevac off Lefkada
The Preveza Port Authority was informed by the "MSC Lirica" in the afternoon of Sep 17, 2019, that a 27-year-old passenger had fallen ill and was in need of immediate hospital care west of Lefkada. A patrol boat approached the cruise ship and took the patient off safely. He was then transported to the port of Preveza,from where he was taken by an EKAB ambulance to the General Hospital.
Medevac off Pylos
In the afternoon hours of June 9, 2019, a 71-year-old foreign passenger of the "MSC Lirica" needed immediate hospital care. A Greek patrol boat was deplyed to medevac the patient who was transferred to the port of Pylos and then taken by ambulance to the General Hospital of Kalamata.
MSC Cruises sends MSC LIRICA back to the Med
As from 6 April 2018, MSC LIRICA will be homeported in Venice (also boarding passengers in Bari) to serve Eastern Mediterranean routes.Upload News