Carnival Radiance rescues 25 stranded individuals off Mexican coast

   May 26, 2024 ,   Accidents

Carnival Radiance successfully responded to a USCG/Coast Guard distress call, rescuing 25 individuals stranded on a small boat off the Pacific coast of Mexico on Saturday, May 25.

While en route to Ensenada Mexico, Carnival Radiance received an urgent alert from the USCG regarding a small vessel in distress. The cruise ship promptly altered her course to reach the coordinates provided by the USCG.

The rescue operation was efficiently executed, and all 25 individuals, including 3 children, were safely brought aboard Carnival Radiance. The ship’s crew addressed immediate needs by providing food, water, and medical assistance, and arranged a rendezvous with Coast Guard officials for further support.

Departing from Long Beach (Los Angeles, California), on Friday for a 3-day Baja California cruise, Carnival Radiance continued her journey on schedule.

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