in the Turku archipelago of the ship along the route searched in the water need of the people, which is the maritime rescue coordination centre according to the information fallen overboard Tallink Silja Baltic Princess cruise ship. The ship was travelling from Stockholm to Turku.Baltic Princess rescue craft has been calculated to find the sea of fallen passengers. Read the image
– the Search has started. Location is in the Baltic sea in the Viking Grace, and one tug. Border protection service's aircraft and helicopters. There are also two coast guard patrol, field director of the Samu Quiet told the evening newspaper.
marine rescue centre has so far not details.
Apparently, someone is flooded. Such information we have and the person we're looking for.
the Article continues picture after.Baltic princess's rescue efforts are in full swing. Overboard drop of passengers seeking the sea. Read the image
Tallink Silja communications director Marika Nöjd reported that a passenger fell overboard in the evening about six o'clock, when the ship was already close to the destination is Turku.
– rescue measures have been initiated. The ship is stopped and the lifeboats have been calculated.
ocean rescue director My only hill tell you that there are several maritime rescue centre units.
– There is darkness and is very cold. Alapilveä there is some, which limits our control of the aircraft search ability, but a helicopter has a good chance to look. There is also a number of surface units on the scene. The wind is pretty weak.
until hill said, that the rescuers must be taken into consideration that sea water is very cold in January.
– it Is clear that a very long time people did not stay operational, he said.
the evening paper to monitor the situation. The news is updated.
are you there? Send a picture, video or a WhatsApp message the evening paper number 040 778 4854.Baltic Princess passenger has fallen overboard on Saturday night. Stock. Jukka Ritola / The Morning Paper