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Fred Olsen Cruise Passenger Medevaced to the Canaries

By ,   October 26, 2017 ,   Accidents

A Spanish maritime rescue helicopter transported a cruise ship passenger to Lanzarote's hospital after suffering a suspected heart attack.

The helicopter had to fly 164 mi out of its base to airlift the 85-year-old traveler from Fred Olsen's ms Black Watch.

The patient was transported to a hospital in Arrecife on Lanzarote Island but no other information is currently available.