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Stranded cruise ship passengers and crew all safe

Odd Roar Lange, NTB Scanpix/Reuters

Posted at Mar 25 2019 11:10 AM

Stranded cruise ship passengers and crew all safe

A rescued passenger from the cruise ship Viking Sky is assisted by a rescue team upon arrival in Hustadvika, Norway on Saturday after engine failure stalled the ship in rough seas during a stormy weather. A total of 479 people out of the more than 1,300 on board were airlifted to safety. All 163 Filipino crew members are safe after the ship was towed to port.