Man overboard: Cruise ship survival tales


(COZUMEL, Mexico) — A "man overboard" incident with a happy ending is a rare occurrence. It happened this week off the coast of Mexico, when the cruise ship Disney Magic rescued a passenger who had fallen into the water from a Royal Caribbean liner hours earlier. While it is difficult to accidentally fall off a cruise ship, it obviously happens. Yahoo Travel has compiled some of the strangest “man overboard” cases, some of them that turned out well. To read the story, click here.

By Professional Mariner Staff