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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[…]

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[…]

USCG, Navy and vessel Linnix crew rescue 3 mariners 307 nm off Kiribati

HONOLULU — USCG, Navy, and the merchant vessel Linnix rescue three overdue mariners in the vicinity of Christmas Island, Kiribati, Friday.​ The crew of the merchant vessel Linnix rescued the mariners, last seen Aug. 6, and transported them back to Christmas Island.​ “Through coordination with our Navy partners, we were able to save members of Leer másUSCG, Navy and vessel Linnix crew rescue 3 mariners 307 nm off Kiribati[…]

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