Passenger airlifted to Sumburgh

The Rescue 900 helicopter was called out to a passenger ship last night (Sunday) after a person fell ill.

The call from the Norröna came in at around 6.20pm, Sunday, April 3.

The 19-year-old vessel was approximately 10 nautical miles north west of Muckle Flugga.

The passenger was airlifted to Sumburgh and transferred to the Gilbert Bain by ambulance.


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