Coast Guard crew frees fishing boat from ice near Woods Hole

Coast Guard crew frees fishing boat from ice near Woods Hole
A Coast Guard aids to navigation team from Woods Hole, Mass., assists the fishing boat Capt. RM Chase in Woods Hole on Feb. 28, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Aids to Navigation Team Woods Hole)BOSTON — A Coast Guard crew responded to a fishing vessel trapped in ice in Woods Hole Passage, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, Saturday. At about 3 p.m., the crew of the fishing boat Capt. RM Chase notified...

Coast Guard rescues fishermen in consecutive cases in Matagorda Bay, Texas

Coast Guard rescues fishermen in consecutive cases in Matagorda Bay, Texas
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard boat and air crews rescued a 64-year-old man after his oyster boat went aground and began taking on water in Matagorda Bay early Friday morning and rescued another man after his oyster boat went aground in the same area FridAY afternoon. At approximately 5:30 a.m., the son of the master of the oyster vessel Two Sisters contacted Station Port Aransas by phone stating...

Coast Guard frees fishing boat from ice in Quicks Hole Passage

Coast Guard frees fishing boat from ice in Quicks Hole Passage
A Coast Guard Aids to Navigation Team Woods Hole crew assisted the fishing vessel Misty Blue in Quicks Hole Passage, Mass., on Feb. 27, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Aids to Navigation Team Woods Hole)BOSTON — A Coast Guard crew responded to a fishing vessel trapped in ice in Quicks Hole Passage, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, Friday. At about 10 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern...

Coast Guard medevacs ailing motor vessel crewman off Va.

Coast Guard medevacs ailing motor vessel crewman off Va.
A rescue swimmer from a Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., prepares a man for a medevac from the motor vessel Houston Express about 25 miles east of Virginia Beach, Va., Friday, Feb. 27, 2015.PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard medevaced an ailing crewman Friday from a motor vessel approximately 25 miles east of Virginia Beach. Watchstanders at the Coast...

Coast Guard assists 2 in Lake Erie near Catawba Island

Coast Guard assists 2 in Lake Erie near Catawba Island
File photo of a U.S. Coast Guard airboat by Commodore Jerri Smith, Coast Guard Auxiliary, 9th District Central Region. CLEVELAND – The Coast Guard assisted two people back to shore safely after their all-terrain vehicle broke on Lake Erie near Catawba Island, Ohio, Monday night. At about 8:30 p.m., a watchstander at Coast Guard Station Marblehead, Ohio, responded to a call from the people stating...

Coast Guard Station Wachapreague boat crew medevacs man near Wachapreague Inlet, Va.

Coast Guard Station Wachapreague boat crew medevacs man near Wachapreague Inlet, Va.
A Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew member from Station Wachapreague discusses options with a crewman aboard fishing vessel Southern Crusader II about five miles northteast of Wachapreague Inlet, Va., Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Wachapreague)PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man Monday who experienced chest pains while on a fishing boat approximately...

Coast Guard helps boaters stranded in Lake Pontchartrain

Coast Guard helps boaters stranded in Lake Pontchartrain
A Coast Guard Station New Orleans boatcrew assisted four people aboard a disabled fishing vessel taking on water on Lake Pontchartrain, Feb., 23, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard assisted three people aboard a disabled fishing vessel taking on water on Lake Pontchartrain, Monday. New Orleans Coast Guard watchstanders were contacted by the New Orleans Police Department,...

Coast Guard continues search for San Diego sailor

Coast Guard continues search for San Diego sailor
San Diego MH-60 File Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Henry G. Dunphy.ALAMEDA, Calif. — Coast Guard crews continue the search Monday for Richard Byhre, the 76-year-old sailor who did not return from his sailing trip as expected. Two HC-130 aircraft crews from Coast Guard Air Station Sacramento have completed three additional searches between San Diego and San Clemente Island Monday, and an MH-60...

Coast Guard medevacs injured crewmember offshore Los Angeles

Coast Guard medevacs injured crewmember offshore Los Angeles
Coast Guard MH-65 file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cynthia OldhamALAMEDA, Calif. — A Coast Guard Air Station Los Angeles aircrew medically evacuated an injured crewmember from a vessel approximately 40 miles west of Los Angeles Sunday afternoon. Eleventh Coast Guard District personnel were notified Feb. 16 of a crewmember from the Hyundai Tacoma, a Liberian-flagged vessel, suffering an injury...