Viking Sky Timeline
The following timeline highlights the events that took place during the evacuation of Viking Sky. It took 1 hour and 9 minutes before the first helicopter arrived. More than 11 hours and 30 minutes after the mayday signal, only 192 had been evacuated.
Viking Sky loses its engine power.
Viking Sky sends out a mayday signal.
A FEW METERS FROM SHORE
Viking Sky is only a few meters from shore (app. 100 m.)
The first helicopter arrives Viking Sky.
71 passengers have been evacuated from Viking Sky.
192 passengers have been evacuated from Viking Sky.
475 passengers have been evacuated from Viking Sky.