Colombian mariner stranded at sea, now safely in Honolulu following Coast Guard medevac

Colombian mariner stranded at sea, now safely in Honolulu following Coast Guard medevac
HONOLULU — A 29-year-old man arrived in good condition to Honolulu Wednesday aboard a Coast Guard small boat after being rescued by merchant mariners in the Southeastern Pacific Ocean and surviving a two- month ordeal at sea. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Honolulu safely transported the man from the motor vessel Nikkei Verde offshore of Honolulu to the Coast Guard Base...

Coast Guard medevacs man off Gloucester coast

Coast Guard medevacs man off Gloucester coast
BOSTON — A Coast Guard crew medevaced a 47-year-old fisherman Wednesday off the coast of Gloucester. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Boston’s command center received the report at approximately 11:40 a.m. from a crew member aboard the commercial fishing vessel, First Impression II, homeported in Sorrento, Maine, that another crew member was suffering from chest pains. A 29-foot response...

Coast Guard Station Annapolis assists 3 near Annapolis, Md.

Coast Guard Station Annapolis assists 3 near Annapolis, Md.
A disabled vessel towed by a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium from Coast Guard Station Annapolis, Maryland, Tuesday, May 3, 2016. The disabled vessel lost power and began knocking against a jetty. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard towed a disabled boat Tuesday with three people aboard near Annapolis. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a distress...

Coast Guard, Dominican Republic Navy rescue 4 boaters from grounded catamaran in the Silver Banks

Coast Guard, Dominican Republic Navy rescue 4 boaters from grounded catamaran in the Silver Banks
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and a Dominican Republic Navy patrol boat rescued four boaters Monday from a 52-foot sailing catamaran that ran aground in the Silver Banks, approximately 80 nautical miles north of the Dominican Republic. Rescued are two men and two women, reported to be U.S. citizens, who were transiting aboard the Now or Never catamaran from...

Coast Guard rescues boater after vessel runs aground near Santa Cruz

Coast Guard rescues boater after vessel runs aground near Santa Cruz
LOS ANGELES – The Coast Guard rescued a man after his vessel ran aground north west of Santa Cruz Island, Monday. At 6:55 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received a Mayday call over VHF ch 16, from the 27-foot sailing vessel Ollie. The 67-year-old man aboard reported that his vessel had run aground and initially provided incorrect coordinates. However, with the Coast...

Coast Guard rescues 2 men aboard disabled boat 1 mile north of Norfolk, VA

Coast Guard rescues 2 men aboard disabled boat 1 mile north of Norfolk, VA
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued two men Monday after their vessel became disabled approximately one mile north of Willoughby Spit in Norfolk. Coast Guard Station Little Creek received notification at approximately 10:45 a.m. the 18-foot pleasure craft Sea Skipper, homeported out of Willoughby Spit, lost power with two men aboard. Station Little Creek launched a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium...

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for two missing fishermen in Manatee River, Fla.

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for two missing fishermen in Manatee River, Fla.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard is searching for two missing fishermen on a 22-foot boat in the Manatee River, Florida, Monday. Missing are Thomas Batten, 33, from St. Petersburg and Ryan Killoran, 27, from Bradenton, Florida. At 12:10 a.m. watchstanders from Coast Guard Station Cortez, Florida, received a phone call from Killoren’s friend reporting the men missing after they failed to...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 60 miles SE of Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 60 miles SE of Atlantic City, NJ
A Coast Guard helicopter crew poses for a group photo after transferring a fisherman to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus in Galloway, N.J., Sunday, May 1, 2016.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard medevaced a fisherman Sunday off South Jersey. The 63-year-old man fell ill and was in need of medical attention while aboard a scallop boat 60 miles...

Coast Guard medevacs man near Channel Islands Harbor

Coast Guard medevacs man near Channel Islands Harbor
LOS ANGELES – The Coast Guard medically evacuated a man near Channel Islands Harbor Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles received a report at 8:10 a.m., from the operator aboard the 60-foot sport fisher vessel, Pacific Eagle, of a 47-year-old male suffering from dehydration and other health issues. A Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat — Medium boatcrew from Coast Guard Station...