Coast Guard medevacs man 60 miles east of Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs man 60 miles east of Atlantic City, NJ
PHILADELPHIA — A MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Station Atlantic City medevaced a man from a fishing vessel 60 miles east of Atlantic City, New Jersey, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders in Philadelphia received notification from the 90-foot fishing vessel Settler that a 51-year-old male crewmember was experiencing chest pains at about 8:38 p.m. A helicopter...

Coast Guard medevacs woman 35 miles south of Key West

Coast Guard medevacs woman 35 miles south of Key West
USCG File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 49-year-old woman experiencing symptoms of anaphylactic shock Monday from the sailing vessel Drifter approximately 35 miles south of Key West. Watch standers at Coast Guard Sector Key West received a radio call at approximately 3 p.m. from the vessel Drifter reporting a woman on board experiencing symptoms of anaphylactic shock. A Coast Guard Air...

Coast Guard rescues paddle boarder near Wrangell, Alaska

Coast Guard rescues paddle boarder near Wrangell, Alaska
Air Station Sitka MH-60 FIle Photo JUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew rescued a 17-year-old injured paddle boarder near Wrangell, Alaska, Sunday evening. The helicopter crew hoisted and transported the paddle boarder to local emergency medical services personnel in Wrangell. Coast Guard Sector Juneau watchstanders received a request for Coast Guard assistance...

Coast Guard assists 2 mariners aboard grounded sailboat

Coast Guard assists 2 mariners aboard grounded sailboat
U.S. Coast Guard Station Kings Point crew members hold on to a grounded 43-foot white sailing vessel with two people aboard near Glen Cove Marina, Sunday, May 21, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) NEW YORK — A Coast Guard boatcrew assisted two mariners aboard a grounded sailboat in vicinity of the Glen Cove Marina in Glen Cove, New York, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York received...

Coast Guard rescues 2 kayakers near Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard rescues 2 kayakers near Juneau, Alaska
Air Station Sitka MH-60 FIle PhotoJUNEAU, Alaska — Two Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crews rescued two kayakers near Chichagof Island Saturday evening after they became separated as weather deteriorated. Both kayakers were hoisted by the Sitka aircrews and transported to Sitka. There were no injuries reported. Watchstanders at the 17th District Command Center received an...

Coast Guard assists 3 mariners on vessel taking on water

Coast Guard assists 3 mariners on vessel taking on water
USCG File Photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard assisted three mariners after their boat began taking on water in Moriches Bay, New York, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound received a report from Coast Guard Station Shinnecock stating one of their 29-foot Response Boat-Smalls (RB-S) was flagged down by a 21-foot vessel which was taking on water in Moriches Bay, New York. The...

Coast Guard assists 5 in vessel taking on water near Carolina Beach

Coast Guard assists 5 in vessel taking on water near Carolina Beach
USCG File PhotoWILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard came to the aid of five people after their vessel began taking on water near Carolina Beach Sunday. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina Command Center in Wilmington received a report at about 8 a.m. that a 33-foot pleasure craft was taking on water with five people aboard approximately 15 miles southeast of Carolina Beach. A 45-foot...

Coast Guard searches for missing swimmer near Matagorda Bay, Texas

Coast Guard searches for missing swimmer near Matagorda Bay, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a swimmer who went missing Saturday afternoon off Matagorda Beach a quarter mile east of the Colorado River. Missing is a 24-year-old man, last seen wearing a white shirt and white shorts. At 4:10 p.m., the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department called Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders...

Coast Guard assists 4 mariners on vessel taking on water

Coast Guard assists 4 mariners on vessel taking on water
Crew members from Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook, in Sandy Hook, New Jersey, dewater a 42-foot vessel near the tip of Sandy Hook, Saturday, May 20, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo courtesy of Station Sandy Hook) NEW YORK — The Coast Guard assisted four mariners after their boat began taking on water near Sandy Hook, New Jersey, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York received a report...