Coast Guard to the rescue! NCL Breakaway passenger plucked from ship for Va. Beach trip to hospital

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An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter rescue crew from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., hoists a woman suffering medical issues off the cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway off Virginia Beach, Va., Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015.

The helicopter crew took the woman to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk, where EMS personnel were waiting.

(U.S. Coast Guard video by Air Station Elizabeth City.)

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