Cruise ship passenger airlifted off Madeira

The Portuguese Air Force 751 Squadron rescued a passenger from the cruise ship Ventura 334 km northeast of Madeira in the Atlantic Ocean. The Squadron's crew used an EH-101 Merlin helicopter in a mission that lasted for nearly five hours.

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