Captain of MAERSK CALABAR medevaced, Indian ocean
Container ship MAERSK CALABAR contacted MRCC Reunion on Jan 12, reporting Captain in urgent need of medical assistance, with severe abdominal pain. Vessel headed for Reunion after MRCC direction, she approached Le Port, and at 1650 LT Captain was medevaced by helicopter. He was transferred to hospital at Saint-Denis. Vessel resumed voyage from Lagos to Singapore.