Passenger Medevaced from Carnival Dream

By ,   May 15, 2019 ,   Accidents

A 57-year-old male passenger had been taken by medical helicopter off a Carnival cruise ship Monday night, May 13, the U.S. Coast Guard announced. Carnival Dream was sailing 66 miles offshore of her home port, Galveston TX when the duty flight surgeon recommended a medevac.

Carnival Dream cruise ship

An Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter hoisted the patient together with a doctor to Scholes International Airport, Galveston, where emergency medical services personnel was waiting to take over.

For other Carnival Dream accidents and incidents see at the ship's CruiseMinus page.