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Heart Patient Winched Off Cruise Ship

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A woman has been winched off a cruise ship off the Keppel Islands on Monday.  

The patient, aged in her 70's, was believed to be suffering a heart condition.

The Rescue 300 Rescue Crew Officer was lowered onto the cruise ship to extract the patient from the deck.

The woman was airlifted to the Rockhampton Base Hospital.