Stranded Norway cruise ship passengers evacuated from MV Viking Sky
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Stranded Norway cruise ship passengers evacuated from MV Viking Sky

December 11, 2019


36 Comments

  • Reply Gabriella Quiroz March 23, 2019 at 7:44 pm

    Hello

  • Reply Natasja March 23, 2019 at 7:45 pm

    AHAHHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA so fun…

  • Reply Natasja March 23, 2019 at 7:51 pm

    Edit by me, because people spam in my comment :p

  • Reply Stand Alone March 23, 2019 at 7:51 pm

    Now that's a vacation! Includes a free helicopter ride!

  • Reply Showdown March 23, 2019 at 7:51 pm

    They forgot they have lifeboats, I assume

  • Reply Canal do Vanderly March 23, 2019 at 7:55 pm

    Goodby vacation.

  • Reply Travel Ideas Channel March 23, 2019 at 8:02 pm

    Hope the Captain will stay until everyone has been safely evacuated.

  • Reply N.A. van.Staveren March 23, 2019 at 8:38 pm

    Dit had ik allang verwacht alleen wanneer NU DUS ,vroeg of laat draait het die veel te grote cruise schepen op een ramp uit het was niet de vraag of maar slechts wanneer !

  • Reply toy2day1 March 23, 2019 at 8:39 pm

    Good job guys!

  • Reply Robert Stephen Browning March 23, 2019 at 9:35 pm

    Wish I knew more details. It would seem to make more sense to send a couple commercial ugs to tow it to port than to individually evacuate 1300 people by helicopter in a storm. What am I missing? The ship doesn't appear to be listing or taking on water.

  • Reply junior third March 23, 2019 at 10:05 pm

    Fun times right there

  • Reply Rahel Horvat March 23, 2019 at 11:28 pm

    Can someone explain what happened to this floating object, have the engines broke?

  • Reply Cheryl Sibson March 24, 2019 at 3:24 am

    ​Cruise ship passengers evacuated from the Viking Sky off coast of Norway reported by @Haily Watts at action news she had interviewed passengers who got off the Viking Sky cruise ship about 50 mins

  • Reply Guillermo Garraton March 24, 2019 at 3:34 am

    It will take a couple days to lift them all off by just using five helicopters. There were 1,300 passengers.

  • Reply Michael Cowan March 24, 2019 at 4:02 am

    Not seeing that many life boats on this ship. Must be smaller than it looks.

  • Reply Kenlen VM. March 24, 2019 at 4:18 am

    to all whose asking what happened to the ship, well all i know is, ders a typhoon and the engine stopped .?

  • Reply Plooop Plooop March 24, 2019 at 9:17 am

    Relax! All the Scandinavian countries will take care of all of the passengers!

  • Reply EEGE March 24, 2019 at 9:22 am

    Many obviously never did a cruise in heavy waters. Ship doesn't sink like the freight ship. Throwing these "safety nutshells" into these waves is murder and the last option when a ship sinks.

  • Reply Mr.thawit phoyen March 24, 2019 at 1:36 pm

    ต้องการเครื่องคอปเตอร์ ขนส่งผู้โดยสาร 1300 คน
    ช่างซ่อมเครื่องเรือ
    งบประมาณ US $ 100 Trillion.
    Tip/ผู้โดยสาร @ US $ 10000

  • Reply lke Mce March 24, 2019 at 4:38 pm

    20million dollar ship and engines made in China.. Should have spent more on the engines…

  • Reply Ken Kelly March 24, 2019 at 4:45 pm

    I expect the buffet's a bit of a free for all !!

  • Reply tht global March 24, 2019 at 5:50 pm

    Congrats to those involved in the evacuation and rescue operation. To those on the internet wanting to jump in the lifeboats.. one comment. I would have done the same if the only other option was to swim back to the "beach".

  • Reply Ana Buluc March 24, 2019 at 8:03 pm

    Only one reason for all engines failures.Dirt inside the fuel or oil engines systems.In my life I had a lot of that situation as a testing engineer of ships.I can manage the corrective action if somebody think is necessary.

  • Reply Alexander Michael March 24, 2019 at 8:14 pm

    Would I ever go on a ship? No,I cannot trust the build or the crew,they would most likely leave if the boat got in trouble,first off,like all those who are not English on board.

  • Reply Aziz March 24, 2019 at 10:57 pm

    Fake news la.

  • Reply BC Bob March 25, 2019 at 12:19 am

    Cruise in the stormy winter months = Nope!

  • Reply Natasja March 25, 2019 at 5:59 am

    USE THE LIFEBOATS! ????????????????

    The LifeBoats wanna help!! ?????

  • Reply Briddy Hll March 25, 2019 at 7:22 am

    captain forgets to take seagull outboard engine for such emergencies LOL.

  • Reply slitor March 25, 2019 at 8:09 am

    It got rather absurd, there was a lumber freighter which was moving in to assist which also got engine problems and had to be evacuvated to…it was only 9 people though so they all made it off safely.

    Also they got the engine going again on the viking and its safe in port now, they managed to get over 300 souls of by helicopter.

  • Reply Program Autentisering March 25, 2019 at 10:28 am

    At the time of the Mayday distress call, average wind of 26 m/s (storm) and gusts up to 39 m/s (well above hurricane) were recorded at nearby weather station on the island of Ona a few km away ( https://www.yr.no/place/Norway/M%C3%B8re_og_Romsdal/Sand%C3%B8y/Ona_(Hus%C3%B8yv%C3%A5gen)_observation_site/almanakk.html?dato=2019-03-23 ). Captain trusted the local onboard pilots when entering these treacherous waters at Hustadvika. The shutdown of the engines happened at the exact "right time". Some minutes later/earlier would most likely have proven disastrous for the ship.

  • Reply @ultrabarqueros / Barqueros de Ultramar March 25, 2019 at 2:03 pm

    https://youtu.be/bOC-_MouY08

  • Reply Charles Tarr March 25, 2019 at 3:59 pm

    They chose the ship because they were afraid of flying. Face your fears bitches!

  • Reply Gianna Nav March 25, 2019 at 9:02 pm

    It’s the VIKING SKY ty

  • Reply Stein Johansen March 26, 2019 at 9:05 am

    https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=2163371697045388&id=476544242394817&sfnsn=mo

  • Reply Brian Dickinson March 30, 2019 at 9:02 pm

    Glad i went to Tenerife.

  • Reply Qiang Chen July 26, 2019 at 4:42 am

    Lol i live in norway

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