Costa Cruise Ship Rescues Fishermen

April 1, 2013
(11:25 a.m. EST) -- Crew aboard Costa Voyager rescued two fishermen March 30 after their boat lost power. Voyager was en route to Durres, Albania, when bridge crew spotted the drifting boat about 15 miles off the coast.

According to the Albanian Coast Guard, the men had been missing for two days. They were disembarked in Durres two hours after the rescue.

Costa Voyager is in the midst of a 10-night charter cruise that departed March 29; Durres was the first port of call.

--by Dori Saltzman, News Editor