Master of product tanker Weser medevaced, Corpus Christi
USCG helicopter medevaced Master of product tanker Weser on Aug 6 when vessel was some 50 miles off Corpus Christi, Gulf of Mexico. Vessel reported severe pain in master’s leg, possible blood clout, and asked for assistance. Helicopter reached vessel at around 0845 LT and airlifted 50-year old master. He was transferred to a hospital. Tanker arrived to Corpus Christi anchorage, en route from Venezuela.