Monk seal safely transferred from Oahu to seal rehabilitation facility on Hawaii Island

HONOLULU— Personnel from the Coast Guard 14th District, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and The Marine Mammal Center partnered to transport a rehabilitated monk seal, Pōhaku, from Oahu to Kona aboard an HC-130 Hercules airplane last week for treatment and rehabilitation.​ “Living marine resources is one of our 11 statutory missions and it’s a Leer másMonk seal safely transferred from Oahu to seal rehabilitation facility on Hawaii Island[…]

Coast Guard continues search for 2 missing boaters in Florida

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.​ — The Coast Guard is continuing its search for two overdue boaters from Panama City, Florida Thursday. Overdue are Gerald Cook, 81, and Peter Cook, 55, and four of their dogs aboard​ the 52-foot yellow steel vessel Rom’e. Watchstanders at​ Coast Guard Sector Miami​ received the initial call from family stating a father and son​ Leer másCoast Guard continues search for 2 missing boaters in Florida[…]

Coast Guard, Hawaii County searching for missing fishers off Big Island

HONOLULU — The Coast Guard, Hawaii County Fire, and Hawaii County Police are currently searching for two fishers presumed swept off the shore of the Big Island Wednesday evening. Missing are James Oyama, 63, and Jay Jara Oyama, 37. “We are working cooperatively with Hawaii County to search the area,” said Charles Turner, command duty Leer másCoast Guard, Hawaii County searching for missing fishers off Big Island[…]

Coast Guard, USAF and partners searching for a missing mariner off Federated States of Micronesia

SANTA RITA, Guam — The Coast Guard, the USAF, and regional partners are searching for a 47-year-old mariner missing from the Panamanian-flagged merchant vessel Rising Wind, 174 miles northwest of Chuuk, Micronesia, Wednesday. “In cases such as this one, we often rely on our partners in the region to coordinate effective searches and cover vast Leer másCoast Guard, USAF and partners searching for a missing mariner off Federated States of Micronesia[…]

Coast Guard in search mission underway after an EPIRB alert and debris found off Wilmington, North Carolina

WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard is search for a possible missing vessel after being alerted by an unregistered emergency position indicating radio beacon and finding debris approximately 126 miles southeast of Wilmington, Tuesday morning. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard District Five command center in Portsmouth, Virginia received the distress alert at approximately 11 a.m. Leer másCoast Guard in search mission underway after an EPIRB alert and debris found off Wilmington, North Carolina[…]

Coast Guard medevac crewmember of Azamara Journey cruise from Kiribati to Hawaii

HONOLULU — The Coast Guard successfully a medevac mission (medical transfer) of a 46-year-old mariner, cruise Azamara Journey crewmember, from Christmas Island to Hawaii, Saturday, after suffering severe abdominal pain. An Air Station Barbers Point HC-130 Hercules aircrew transported the crew member to Oahu, where he was brought by ambulance to Queen’s Medical Center. While Leer másCoast Guard medevac crewmember of Azamara Journey cruise from Kiribati to Hawaii[…]

Coast Guard search for 2 missing men and a dog along US eastern seaboard

BOSTON – The U.S. Coast Guard is continuing its search for two overdue sail-boaters and their dog after they did not arrive at their destination in Norfolk, Virginia, Friday, Oct. 25. Missing are: Ryan Hollis Joshua Kane Cairone French bulldog, Louis-the-buoy All were last seen aboard a white 43-foot Benneteau sailboat named Carol K. via social media post at Leer másCoast Guard search for 2 missing men and a dog along US eastern seaboard[…]

Coast Guard rescues 2 people near Waukegan, IL.

CHICAGO ⎯ The Coast Guard rescued two people from the water near Waukegan, Illinois, Tuesday evening.  Kathleen Root, 31, and Michael Root were hoisted by an MH-60 helicopter aircrew from Air Station Traverse City at approximately 7 p.m. central standard time. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan received a report at approximately 4 p.m. Leer másCoast Guard rescues 2 people near Waukegan, IL.[…]

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