Celebrity Beyond cruise ship rescues 19 migrants floating at sea in small boat off Florida
Crew members aboard Celebrity Beyond rescued 19 migrants from a crowded boat Monday off the coast of Florida. (Captain Kate McCue)
Royal Caribbean's Liberty of the Seas cruise ship rescued 17 Cuban migrants Saturday who were spotted in a makeshift boat.
After seeing the boat adrift and in need of assistance while en route to the Bahamas, the Royal Caribbean ship launched a successful rescue operation and brought all 17 passengers aboard.
CARNIVAL, CELEBRITY CRUISES RESCUE DOZENS OF MIGRANTS DRIFTING IN SMALL BOATS OFF FLORIDA, VIDEO SHOWS