Filipino crew members repatriated
In the night of April 2, 2020, 186 Filipino crew members of the 'MSC Splendida' left the ship to reach Fiumicino from where a charter flight will transport them to their country. There were positive people on board the ship but asymptomatic or with mild symptoms.
Four crew members in isolation
The 'MSC Splendida' remained in Genova as of March 30 with 1,100 crew members on board of which four were in precautionary isolation.
Cruise ship in Genoa after disembarkation of passengers
On March 27 the 'MSC Splendida' with about 1100 crew members on board and the 'Costa Pacifica' with 900 crew members arrived in Genoa. None of the crew was showing coronavirus symptoms, some of whom awaited repatriation through special flights or transfers organized by Costa Cruises in coordination with national and international authorities. The Costa ship had completed the disembarkation of passengers at the port of Civitavecchia. The regional civil protection has however been activated to implement all the security measures already adopted in Savona for the 'Costa Luminosa'. Both companies have developed plans to repatriate as many seafarers as possible in their homes. As for the 'MSC Splendida', the ship landed the last passengers left on board in Marseille and then left for Genoa.Upload News