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 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 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...

Coast Guard, others rescue 4 children from water in Norfolk

Coast Guard, others rescue 4 children from water in Norfolk
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard pulled three people from the water in Norfolk Friday including one of four children who drifted away from shore with no lifejacket. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads Command Center in Portsmouth received a report from Norfolk Dispatch...

Coast Guard rescues 3 fishermen near St. Simons Island

Coast Guard rescues 3 fishermen near St. Simons Island
A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew rescues three fishermen Thursday, May 18, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station Savannah. CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard rescued three fishermen Thursday after their vessel began taking on water near St. Simons Island, Georgia. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watch standers received a call at 1:54 p.m....

Coast Guard, local agencies suspend search for person in the water

Coast Guard, local agencies suspend search for person in the water
USCG File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a person in the water in the Lower Mississippi River from mile marker 164 to mile marker 110 near Gramercy, Louisiana, Monday. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call from the Tug Miss Courtney that a crewmember had gone missing. He was last seen at approximately 11:15 p.m., Sunday. Involved in the search was: Coast...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans assist vessel taking on water

Coast Guard, good Samaritans assist vessel taking on water
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard and good Samaritans assisted a vessel taking on water at Palmetto Bayou, Louisiana, Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 9:00 a.m. of a 12-foot aluminum boat, with three people onboard, that was disabled and taking on water over its bow. Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans launched a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew....

Coast Guard rescues 2 after boat capsizes near Berkeley

Coast Guard rescues 2 after boat capsizes near Berkeley
USCG File Photo SAN FRANCISCO — A Coast Guard boat crew rescued two people who were reportedly experiencing symptoms of hypothermia after their 14-foot boat capsized near the Berkeley Marina, Tuesday. A good Samaritan reported the capsizing to Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders at approximately 4:40 p.m. A 29-foot Response Boat-Small crew from Coast Guard Station San Francisco arrived...

Coast Guard rescues 89-year-old mariner in Huntington Harbor, N.Y.

Coast Guard rescues 89-year-old mariner in Huntington Harbor, N.Y.
USCG File Photo NEW YORK – A Coast Guard Station Eatons Neck boatcrew rescued an 89-year-old man in Huntington Harbor on Long Island, New York, Monday evening. At approximately­­­­­­ 6:45 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center received notification from Suffolk County dispatch reporting a possible person in the water yelling for help in Huntington Harbor....