A crew member is missing from Costa Deliziosa, according to the Dutch site cruisereiziger.nl. It is believed that he is overboard. The ship was sailing a transatlantic cruise and the crew member might have gone overboard at around 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday.
The site goes on reporting that Costa Deliziosa turned back around and sailed three and a half hours to where the crew member may have gone overboard. The ship launched a search operation which was also joined by a Portuguese rescue aircraft. At 9:15 p.m. the ship stopped the search and continued on route to its next port of call in the Canary Islands.