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Coast Guard rescue mariner off Oahu before vessel capsizes

HONOLULU — A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew rescue a mariner aboard a disabled vessel off Reef Runway, Oahu, Saturday. The disabled vessel was located by a Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point MH-65 Dolphin Short-Range Recovery Helicopter aircrew approximately 400 yards offshore. At 7:48 p.m., Saturday, Coast Guard Sector Honolulu watchstanders received reports Leer másCoast Guard rescue mariner off Oahu before vessel capsizes[…]

USCG, Navy and Japan Coast Guard rescue mariner 725 miles off Guam

SANTA RITA, Guam — Members of the US Coast Guard, Japan Coast Guard, and US Navy rescue a mariner aboard a fishing vessel 725 nautical miles south of Guam.​ On Tuesday, June 7, 2022, U.S. Coast Guard Forces Micronesia/Sector Guam’s Joint Rescue Sub-Center (JRSC) received a report of a 55-year old male experiencing severe abdominal Leer másUSCG, Navy and Japan Coast Guard rescue mariner 725 miles off Guam[…]

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 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[…]

The Bodyboarder Andre Botha receives USCG Silver Lifesaving Medal

HONOLULU — Two-time world bodyboarding champion Andre Botha was presented with a Silver Lifesaving Medal by Rear Adm. Matthew Sibley, commander, Coast Guard 14th District, at Ehukai Beach Park, Oahu, yesterday. The Silver Lifesaving Medal was in recognition of Botha’s rescue of a surfer on Dec. 6, 2015, who had wiped out while surfing at Leer másThe Bodyboarder Andre Botha receives USCG Silver Lifesaving Medal[…]

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