Costa Luminosa Rescues A Fish Carrier In The Aegean Sea: 11 People Saved

Genoa, 21 November 2018 – Costa Luminosa rescued
the crew of a fish carrier, which was on fire off the Aegean Sea, saving eleven
people onboard.


Around midnight yesterday, the ship of the Italian company, which
was sailing south of the Peloponnese towards the port of Katakolon, received a
request for intervention from the Hellenic Coast Guard Joint Rescue Coordination
Center of Piraeus to aid the fish carrier “Kilic 1”, in serious
distress due to a fire onboard.


Under the guidance of Captain Pietro Sinisi, Costa Luminosa
deviated from the route to reach the boat. Despite the dense smoke coming out
of the fish carrier and the adverse sea and weather condition…