The captain of the fishing boat «Jeannie II» notified to Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay watchstanders via VHF channel 16 at approximately 2:40 p.m. stating their vessel had lost propulsion and was drifting toward shore.
The watchstanders dispatched a Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay MH-65 Dolphin Short-Range Recovery (SRR) Helicopter aircrew and a Coast Guard Station Humboldt Bay 47-foot Response Boat–Medium crew to the scene.
At approximately 3:15 p.m. the MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew arrived on scene and hoisted the three people aboard.
The Dolphin helicopter crew brought the three people to Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay with no reported medical concerns.
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