McKinleyville Coast Guard unit highlights its first all-female helicopter crew in celebration of Women’s History Month

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. — A McKinleyville Coast Guard unit is highlighting their first all-female helicopter crew (MH-65 Dolphin) in celebration of Women’s History Month, Saturday. According to Women In Aviation International, “while the amount of women in the U.S. Aviation Field is still small with women only representing about seven percent of the total pilot population, Leer másMcKinleyville Coast Guard unit highlights its first all-female helicopter crew in celebration of Women’s History Month[…]

Coast Guard, good Samaritan assist vessel taking on water near Sitka, Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan assist the fishing vessel Tamarack taking on water near Sitka, Alaska, Saturday. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Sitka delivered a dewatering pump to the fishing vessel Tamarack, which was taking on water approximately 35 miles west of Sitka Saturday. The crew of Leer másCoast Guard, good Samaritan assist vessel taking on water near Sitka, Alaska[…]

Coast Guard medevac man 50 miles southeast of Charleston

CHARLESTON, S.C.​ – The Coast Guard and a MH-65 Dolphin aircrew medevac a 41-year-old man from the Teal Arrow, a 544-foot cargo vessel, approximately 50 miles southeast of Charleston, Tuesday. An Air Facility Charleston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew safely hoisted and transported the man to the Charleston Executive Airport where emergency medical services took him to the Medical Leer másCoast Guard medevac man 50 miles southeast of Charleston[…]

Coast Guard suspends search for two missing persons associated with plane crash near Emerald Isle, North Carolina

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard suspended its search Tuesday evening for two missing persons involved in a Cessna plane crash 13 miles southeast of Bogue Inlet, North Carolina. Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders were initially notified of the incident by Air Traffic Control Cherry Point that an aircraft reportedly dropped from their radar. Leer másCoast Guard suspends search for two missing persons associated with plane crash near Emerald Isle, North Carolina[…]

Coast Guard medevac man near St.​ Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew medevac a 31-year-old Ukrainian man from a cruise ship 20 miles west of St.​ Petersburg, Florida Thursday. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60​ Jayhawk​ helicopter crew responded to the call and safely transported the man to Tampa General Hospital. Coast Guard Sector St.​ Petersburg​ Leer másCoast Guard medevac man near St.​ Petersburg[…]

Coast Guard, Jamaica Beach Fire Department rescue 2 mariners near Galveston, Texas

HOUSTON​ —​ The Coast Guard and the Jamaica Beach Fire Department rescue two mariners from the water after their vessel capsized in the Intracoastal Waterway near Galveston, Texas, Monday. At 11:41 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received​ notification that a vessel was taking on water one mile from the shore. Shortly after the​ initial​ notification the Leer másCoast Guard, Jamaica Beach Fire Department rescue 2 mariners near Galveston, Texas[…]

Coast Guard medevac fisherman injured 170 miles southwest of Kodiak

ANCHORAGE, Alaska​ — The Coast Guard medevac an injured fisherman Saturday from the boat Alaskan Dream southwest of Kodiak Island. A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Kodiak hoisted the 49-year-old man from the 58-foot fishing vessel Alaskan Dream at approximately 1:15 p.m. He was transported to Air Station Kodiak and placed Leer másCoast Guard medevac fisherman injured 170 miles southwest of Kodiak[…]

Coast Guard aircrew medevac man from cruise ship off North Carolina coast

WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard medevac a man from a cruise ship approximately 150 miles off the coast of North Carolina, Friday. A crewmember aboard the cruise ship Anthem of the Seas contacted the Coast Guard at approximately 2:45 p.m. and notified them that they had a passenger who was reportedly showing symptoms of Leer másCoast Guard aircrew medevac man from cruise ship off North Carolina coast[…]

Coast Guard medevac cruise ship passenger 40 miles off San Diego coast

SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevac a 73-year-old man​ from the cruise ship Carnival Inspiration approximately 40 miles west of San Diego, Tuesday. Carnival Inspiration crew contacted Coast Guard watchstanders at approximately 11:30 a.m. requesting assistance for a passenger who was experiencing complications from a pre-existing medical condition. Coast Guard Sector San Diego Joint Harbor Leer másCoast Guard medevac cruise ship passenger 40 miles off San Diego coast[…]

Coast Guard aircrew medevac cargo ship captain off Ocean City, Maryland

OCEAN CITY, Md. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man off of a cargo ship, Balsa 84, approximately 25 miles off the coast of Ocean City, Maryland, Tuesday. Crewmembers aboard the Panamanian flagged​ cargo ship Balsa 84, which was in route to the Delaware Bay area, contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay’s command Leer másCoast Guard aircrew medevac cargo ship captain off Ocean City, Maryland[…]

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