Coast Guard rescues 6 people from grounded vessel off Honolulu

Coast Guard rescues 6 people from grounded vessel off Honolulu
HONOLULU — Six people were rescued by the Coast Guard Thursday evening after their 34-foot sailing vessel grounded while entering the Keehi Channel off Honolulu. A Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter crew from Air Station Barbers Point safely hoisted the people from sailing vessel Malia and took them back to the air station.  “We are very proud of our search and rescue assets and that we could assist...

Coast Guard assist Honolulu Fire Department, Ocean Safety rescue 3 kayakers off Kaena Point, Oahu

Coast Guard assist Honolulu Fire Department, Ocean Safety rescue 3 kayakers off Kaena Point, Oahu
HONOLULU – A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Barbers Point located two missing kayakers beset by wind two miles offshore Kaena Point, Oahu about 10:20 a.m. today. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Honolulu were notified at 10 a.m. today that Honolulu fire Department was responding to three kayakers in distress near Kaena Point and diverted the Coast Guard helicopter...

Coast Guard ends search for person in the water off Waikiki

Coast Guard ends search for person in the water off Waikiki
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard ended the search for a person in water off Waikiki after the man was found safe, Sunday. The 19-year-old male returned safely to his house approximately 4 a.m. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu Command Center received notification from the Honolulu Police Department at 8:50 p.m., of a 19-year-old male who went missing while swimming to shore from a floating...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water off Waikiki

Coast Guard searching for person in the water off Waikiki
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water approximately one mile off Waikiki. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu Command Center received notification from the Honolulu Police Department at 8:50 p.m., of a 19-year-old male who went missing while swimming to shore from a floating flotilla near Waikiki Walls. The man was last seen at approximately 4:50 p.m. before...

Search continues for missing scuba diver near Makaha Beach Park

Search continues for missing scuba diver near Makaha Beach Park
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard and Honolulu Fire Department continue the search for a missing scuba diver near Makaha Beach Park, Oahu, Thursday. Coast Guard Cutter Kittiwake, an 87-foot coastal patrol boat, Coast Guard Cutter Galveston Island, a 110-foot coastal patrol boat, a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Station Honolulu, an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew and an HC-130 Hercules airplane crew...

Search continues for missing diver near Makaha Beach Park

Search continues for missing diver near Makaha Beach Park
USCGC Kittiwake steams away from Diamond HeadHONOLULU — The Coast Guard and Honolulu Fire Department continue the search for a missing scuba diver near Makaha Beach Park, Oahu, Wednesday. Coast Guard Cutter Kittiwake, an 87-foot coastal patrol boat homeported in Honolulu, a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Station Honolulu, an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Barbers Point, a...

Search continues for missing man from grounded fishing vessel Munchkin

Search continues for missing man from grounded fishing vessel Munchkin
The debris field from the fishing vessel Munchkin off Lanai, Hawaii, April 24, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) HONOLULU – The Coast Guard continues searching for a missing mariner after the fishing vessel he was aboard capsized approximately one mile west of Lanai, Friday. Missing is Ron Ingraham. The Coast Guard rescued Kenny Corder and is still searching for Ingraham after receiving a mayday...

Coast Guard searching for possible missing person near White Plains Beach

Coast Guard searching for possible missing person near White Plains Beach
The Coast Guard is searching for a possible missing person after this surfboard washed ashore near White Plains Beach, Oahu, April 22, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo.) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is searching for a possible missing person near White Plains Beach, Oahu, Wednesday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu Command Center received notification from the Honolulu Fire Department...

Coast Guard, Navy searching for man overboard in North Pacific

Coast Guard, Navy searching for man overboard in North Pacific
Honolulu — The Coast Guard and U.S. Navy have rescued one mariner from a sailboat in distress and are searching for another who fell overboard 500 miles west of Midway Atoll Sunday. Coast Guard Joint Rescue Coordination Center Honolulu was contacted by Marine Rescue Coordination Center Falmouth, United Kingdom, at 11:30 p.m., notifying them that one of two crewmembers had fallen overboard from a...