Air Station Traverse City welcomes first of 3 new Jayhawk helicopters

Air Station Traverse City welcomes first of 3 new Jayhawk helicopters
An MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter taxis on the runway at Air Station Traverse City, Michigan, April 13, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Traverse City) TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City will host local government officials and first responders Thursday after receiving the first of three MH-60 Jayhawk helicopters that are due to be permanently transferred to the unit...

Coast Guard medevacs man 50-miles off of Chincoteague, VA

Coast Guard medevacs man 50-miles off of Chincoteague, VA
A helicopter from Air Station Atlantic City in Egg Harbor Township, NJ, hovers close to the Capt Nathan trawler 50 miles east of Chincoteague, Virginia, Sunday, March 26, 2017  (U.S. Coast Guard photograph by Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured man 50 miles east of Chincoteague, Virginia, Sunday. Watchstanders at 5th District command center in Portsmouth...

Coast Guard assists in Delaware aircraft emergency

Coast Guard assists in Delaware aircraft emergency
Members of Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City respond to an aircraft emergency while returning from training with members of Coast Guard Station Crisfield, Maryland, Saturday, Jan. 28, 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station Atlantic City. PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard assisted a pilot involved in an aircraft emergency in Georgetown, Delaware, today. A Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman in Little Egg Harbor, N.J.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman in Little Egg Harbor, N.J.
PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard suspended their search for a missing fisherman in Little Egg Harbor, at approximately 5:30 p.m., Friday. Coast Guard air and surface search and rescue crews searched approximately 35-square miles since they were notified about the missing individual at 8 a.m., Friday. Involved in the search were members of the New Jersey State Police, Tuckerton Fire Department and...

Multi-agency search for missing fisherman in Little Egg Harbor, N.J.

Multi-agency search for missing fisherman in Little Egg Harbor, N.J.
The Coast Guard, New Jersey State Police and Tuckerton Fire Department are searching for a missing clam fisherman in Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey, today. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay dispatched an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City and a 29-foot Response Boat-Small crew from Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light, after they were notified of the...

Coast Guard rescues 2 off john boat in Salem, NJ

Coast Guard rescues 2 off john boat in Salem, NJ
PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard rescued two men from a john boat approximately 4 miles north of Salem, New Jersey today. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified at approximately 11:35 p.m. Saturday from a Salem 911 dispatcher that a 16-foot john boat had become disabled near Salem, New Jersey. Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City launched an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter air crew...

Coast Guard rescues stranded Delaware duck hunter and his dog

Coast Guard rescues stranded Delaware duck hunter and his dog
The Coast Guard rescued a duck hunter and his dog from a marsh near Indian River, Delaware, Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Atlantic City PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued a duck hunter and his dog after they became stranded in a marshy area near Indian River Bay, Delaware, today. The Coast Guard received notification after Millville Fire Department determined...

Coast Guard rescues boaters near Lewes, Delaware

Coast Guard rescues boaters near Lewes, Delaware
PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued two people stranded in a sailboat near Lewes, Delaware, at 1 a.m., today. A boater aboard the 40-foot sailboat Margaritaville notified the Coast Guard via VHF marine band radio,  that they ran aground approximately 500-yards off the shore of Lewe. Both boaters were wearing life jackets at the time of the incident. A Coast Guard Station Indian River 47-foot...

Coast Guard searches for possible missing people after unmanned boat found

Coast Guard searches for possible missing people after unmanned boat found
KEYPORT HARBOR, N.J. – Coast Guard crewmembers are searching for two possible missing people near Keyport Harbor, New Jersey, after an unmanned 14-foot boat was discovered Monday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York received a report from Monmouth County Police Department at approximately 8 a.m., Monday, of an unmanned 14-foot boat found taking on water near the shoreline in Keyport...