Coast Guard rescues 2 divers 25 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—​ The U.S. Coast Guard rescued two divers (man and woman) from the water 25 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida, yesterday Saturday. A Coast Guard​ Air Station Clearwater​ MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew hoisted one male diver and transported him to EMS for treatment. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Motor Lifeboat—Medium boatcrew recovered one Leer másCoast Guard rescues 2 divers 25 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida[…]

USCG rescues mariner near Santa Cruz Island

SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The USCG rescued a man Monday morning after his sailboat ran aground at Scorpion Anchorage near Santa Cruz Island.  The man aboard the sailboat contacted Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach watchstanders via VHF channel 16 concerned that his vessel was dragging anchor after it had been overtaken by bad weather.  Watchstanders launched Leer másUSCG rescues mariner near Santa Cruz Island[…]

USCG responders medevac injured Latvian crewmember from Midway Island

HONOLULU — The Coast Guard, working with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S. FWS) and the Hawaii Disaster Medical Assistance Team (DMAT), medevac a 32-year-old Latvian crewmember of a Norwegian-flagged tank vessel from Midway Island, late Sunday. “This case illustrates the value and importance of our partnerships with the refuge and DMAT,” said Lt. Diane Leer másUSCG responders medevac injured Latvian crewmember from Midway Island[…]

El USCG rescata a 4 marineros en la costa de South Padre Island (Texas)

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – El USCG rescató a cuatro marineros tras el vuelco de su barco a ocho millas náuticas de la costa de South Padre Island (Texas), la pasada noche de ayer domingo. Los observadores del Sector/Estación Aérea de Corpus Christi (U.S. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi) recibieron un aviso de Mayday, a Leer másEl USCG rescata a 4 marineros en la costa de South Padre Island (Texas)[…]

Coast Guard assists 13 boaters in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas

HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted 13 boaters from sailing vessels in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas, Friday. In the first case, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a 46-foot sailing vessel, with a family of six along with a dog and cat aboard, taking on water approximately five miles south Leer másCoast Guard assists 13 boaters in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas[…]

Coast Guard rescues 3 divers off coast of Maui

HONOLULU USCG RESCUE DIVERS IN KAHULUI— The Coast Guard rescued three divers who lost contact with their vessel and became stranded approximately 30 miles northeast of Kahului, Maui, Monday. “These were seasoned divers who became lost after diving for an extended amount of time,” said Lt. Megan Bowis, command center chief at Coast Guard Sector Honolulu. “It Leer másCoast Guard rescues 3 divers off coast of Maui[…]

Coast Guard aircrew medevacs 71-year-old man of the cruise ship Norwegian Joy

PORT ANGELES, Wash. – A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated an ill man late Monday night off the cruise ship Norwegian Joy, which was operating 20 miles off the coast of Cape Flattery.​ An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Sector Field Office/Air Station Port Angeles hoisted a 71-year-old man reportedly suffering heart complications and transported Leer másCoast Guard aircrew medevacs 71-year-old man of the cruise ship Norwegian Joy[…]

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters from disabled sailing vessel near Wassaw Sound, Georgia

CHARLESTON, S.C. —​ Coast Guard crews rescued two boaters Saturday after their 37-foot sailing vessel became disabled near Wassaw Sound, Georgia. An MH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter crew from Air Station Savannah arrived on scene hoisting the boaters from a life raft. Coast Guard Sector Charleston watchstanders were notified via a mayday call at 4 p.m. by Leer másCoast Guard rescues 2 boaters from disabled sailing vessel near Wassaw Sound, Georgia[…]

Coast Guard rescues 3 mariners, and a dog near off coast of Northern California

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. — The Coast Guard rescued three people and a Chihuahua Wednesday from a disabled sailboat approximately 35 miles west of Klamath. At approximately 6:25 a.m., the sailing vessel Missfit’s captain contacted Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay Command Center watchstanders via VHF-FM radio, stating the vessel had lost propulsion in 35-knot winds and up to 20-foot Leer másCoast Guard rescues 3 mariners, and a dog near off coast of Northern California[…]

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