ANCHORAGE, (KTUU) - The Coast Guard says crews performed yet another cruise ship medevac, the second in less than 24 hours. This one involved a 62-year-old woman.
See tweet below:
#ThisJustIn #CoastGuard #Alaska crews conducted a second cruise ship medevac in less than 24 hours! An Air Station #Sitka MH-60 #Jayhawk helicopter aircrew medevaced a 62yo woman aboard the cruise ship Nieuw Amsterdam, near #Skagway, #Alaska!#D17 #USCG #Medevac #Savinglives— USCGAlaska (@USCGAlaska) June 12, 2019
The rescue Wednesday happened on the cruise ship Nieuw Amsterdam near Skagway.
This comes just about a day after crews rescued a 61-year-old woman with cardiac problems from a cruise ship near Bligh Island on the eastern side of Prince William Sound.
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