Passenger Medevaced from Mein Schiff 5

   July 8, 2019 ,   Accidents

A cruise passenger has been airlifted during an emergency evacuation that was held in The Minch Strait (off Skye Island), Sunday night, July 7.

The Stornoway Coastguard helicopter was called to TUI Cruises' Maltese-registered Mein Schiff 5, en route to Kirkwall (Orkney Island), at 7:41 p.m. and medevaced the woman casualty to Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, arriving at 10:30 p.m.

Mein Schiff 5 cruise ship

The condition of the patient has not been revealed.

For other TUI Schiff 5 accidents and incidents see at the ship's CruiseMinus page.