A Post analysis also found that five ships — the Costa Favolosa, Costa Magica, Costa Luminosa, MS Braemar and MSC Meraviglia — made 18 stops in the Caribbean between Feb. 29 and March 11 while carrying someone who later tested positive for coronavirus.
Healthy crew members who have been stuck on the coronavirus-stricken Costa Favolosa and Costa Magica cruise ships since mid-March finally touched land in Miami Monday on their way to their home countries.
First responders evacuate sick crew members with flu-like symptoms from two cruise ships, the Costa Favolosa and Costa Magica at the U.S. Coast Guard station at Port of Miami. More photos of the day: 📷 @ReutersBarria
First responders evacuate sick crew members with flu-like symptoms from two cruise ships, the Costa Favolosa and Costa Magica at U.S. Coast Guard station at Port of Miami. More images from the coronavirus frontlines: 📷 @ReutersBarria
Miami accepts 13 sick cruise ship crew members 📸 The U.S. Coast Guard evacuates sick crew members from the Costa Magica and Costa Favolosa cruise ships for life-critical care ashore
After 8 COVID-19 cases were confirmed on the Costa Favolosa & Magica cruise ships, & all passengers were offloaded, hundreds of crew members remained on board. On Thursday, 15 crew members with flu-like symptoms, consistent with coronavirus, were brought to shore in Florida.
Two Costa Cruises ships, the Costa Magica and the Costa Favolosa, set sail toward Florida on Thursday with ill crew members on board.