Captain of MAERSK CALABAR medevaced, Indian ocean

Jan. 14, 2017 at 05:52 by Mikhail Voytenko in Accidents

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.

Captain of MAERSK CALABAR medevaced, Indian ocean