Medevac off Corfu
The Port Authority of Corfu was informed, in the early hours of Oct 23, 2022, that a passenger of the "Regal Princess", which was sailing south of Corfu, required immediate hospital treatment. The ship returned to the port of Corfu, where the patient was picked up by an ambulance and transferred to the General Hospital of Corfu, while the cruise ship continued its scheduled route.
Two passengers medevaced in Thira
The Port Authority of Thira was informed in the evening of Sep 18, 2022, by the maritime agent of the 'Regal Princess' that two passengers aged 69 years and 79 years, needed to be transported to a hospital due to injuries. The 'Fantasia' picked them up and transported them to the Athenios port, from where an ambulance transferred them to a private clinic for medical treatment, while the ship continued on its routefrom Thira to Kotor.
Medevac off Cartagena
On Aug 15, 2022, a medical evacuation was carried out off Cartagena from the 'REgal Princess' after a passenger fell ill. Salvamento Marítimo deployed the Sar boat 'Salvamar Draco' to assist the passenger aboard the ship which was en route from Gibraltar to Marseille. The patient was medevaced at 4 a.m. and taken to Cartagena for further care.Upload News