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Coast Guard aircrews conduct fly-over Hawaii volcano Mauna Loa

HONOLULU — The world’s largest active volcano, Mauna Loa on Hawaii’s Big Island, is erupting for the first time since 1984. The eruption began in Moku’āweoweo, the summit caldera of Mauna Loa, on Sunday at approximately 11:30 p.m. HST, according to the Hawaii Volcano Observatory; though lava is flowing down one side of the volcano, there Leer másCoast Guard aircrews conduct fly-over Hawaii volcano Mauna Loa[…]

Coast Guard and partners hold SAR exercise in Hawaii

HONOLULU — The Coast Guard, Navy, Hawaii Fire Department, Hawaii Police Department, Ocean Safety and other responders successfully concluded two SAR exercises (SAREX) on the Island of Hawaii, May 20. 2022. Coast Guard Sector Honolulu personnel hold SAREXs annually throughout the Hawaiian Islands which are designed to evaluate notification and response procedures and identify shortfalls Leer másCoast Guard and partners hold SAR exercise in Hawaii[…]

Coast Guard, partners rescue missing mariners near Chuuk State

SANTA RITA, Guam — Coast Guard and partner agencies have rescue six mariners (five adults and one child) aboard a missing vessel near Etal Atoll in Chuuk State, Federated States of Micronesia, Tuesday.​ At 6:00 a.m., Saturday, Coast Guard Forces Micronesia | Sector Guam watchstanders received a report of an overdue 19-foot vessel with six Leer másCoast Guard, partners rescue missing mariners near Chuuk State[…]

Coast Guard assists 4 mariners 180 nm off Hawaii

HONOLULU — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Gerczak assisted four mariners aboard the disabled 38-foot sailing vessel Shyska 180 nautical miles off Hawaii Island, Wednesday. The mariners vessel became disabled after damage to its rudder and the Coast Guard Joseph Gerczak’s crew towed the vessel near Hawaii until repairs were made at Leer másCoast Guard assists 4 mariners 180 nm off Hawaii[…]

Coast Guard HC-130 medevac Ukrainian mariner from Palmyra Atoll

HONOLULU — A Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point HC-130 Hercules aircrew conducted a medevac for a 66-year-old Ukrainian mariner from Palmyra Atoll, Thursday. The mariner was suffering from abdominal pains and was transported to awaiting emergency medical services on Oahu. He is reported to be in stable condition.​ At 4:12 a.m., Wednesday, Joint Rescue Leer másCoast Guard HC-130 medevac Ukrainian mariner from Palmyra Atoll[…]

Coast Guard support Republic of Palau with EEZ law enforcement

SANTA RITA, Guam — Last week, the Coast Guard responded to a request from the Republic of Palau to assist with locating the Chinese flagged research vessel Da Yang Hao and observe its activity. The 4,600-ton vessel entered Palau’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ) on Nov. 29. On Nov. 30, Joint Rescue Coordination Center (JRCC) Honolulu Leer másCoast Guard support Republic of Palau with EEZ law enforcement[…]

Coast Guard and partners conducts SAREX 2021 off Maui

HONOLULU — The Coast Guard, Maui County Fire Department, Maui County Police Department, Maui County Emergency Medical Services, American Medical Response, Ocean Safety and Lifeguard Services conducted SAREX 2021 (search and rescue exercise) off Kapalua, Maui, Thursday. »The purpose is to continue building and improving operational cohesion between other agencies and the Coast Guard,» said Leer másCoast Guard and partners conducts SAREX 2021 off Maui[…]

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Coast Guard and partners rescue 17 mariners in 2 days

ALAMEDA, Calif. – Over the course of two days -from Wednesday to Thursday- Coast Guard crews, partner agencies and volunteers responding to three maritime emergencies rescue a total of 17 mariners in dire straits off the Alaska, California and Micronesia coasts.​ ​All three cases highlight the importance of mariners properly equipping and training for survival Leer másCoast Guard and partners rescue 17 mariners in 2 days[…]

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