Coast Guard aircrew delivers aid to hospital in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard aircrew delivers aid to hospital in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Florida, aircrew members deployed to Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen, Puerto Rico, onload food and water from the Federal Emergency Management Agency onto an HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter at Air Station Borinquen, Oct. 11, 2017. The FEMA aid was delivered to patients and workers at Bella Vista Hospital in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer...

Coast Guard crews deliver food, water to Hurricane Maria-impacted areas of Puerto Rico

Coast Guard crews deliver food, water to Hurricane Maria-impacted areas of Puerto Rico
Click on video to open on our Flickr page. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Florida, MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew deployed to Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen, Puerto Rico, and a Coast Guard Tactical Law Enforcement Team South crewmember deliver bottled water from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to survivors of Hurricane Maria near Orocovis, Puerto Rico, Oct. 9, 2017. Personnel from...

Coast Guard aircrews deliver supplies to cutoff locations in Puerto Rico

Coast Guard aircrews deliver supplies to cutoff locations in Puerto Rico
Click on picture to open video on our Flickr page A Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen, Puerto Rico, MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew delivers food and water to victims of Hurricane Maria near Isabela on Oct. 8, 2017. Air Station Borinquen has been helping deliver relief supplies to remote areas stranded by mudslides and washed-out roads. U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer 3rd Class Austin Hornbruch.   A...

Coast Guard continues hurricane response in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard continues hurricane response in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands
Coast Guard Cutter Joshua James file photo SAN JUAN — The Coast Guard continues the hurricane response Monday in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands with 13 cutters and 10 aircraft. Crews continue working to reopen affected ports and waterways to help the flow of humanitarian aid and resume maritime commerce. Reopening affected ports enables critical fuel supplies and commodities to flow...

Coast Guard, British Royal Navy locate missing vessel near Vieques after Maria, rescue three

Coast Guard, British Royal Navy locate missing vessel near Vieques after Maria, rescue three
British Royal Navy Auxiliary Mounts Bay and SAR helicopter. MIAMI — A British Royal Navy helicopter crew rescued three mariners Thursday from the vessel Ferrel which was located near Vieques, Puerto Rico. An adult male mariner was reported deceased in the capsized vessel which is inaccessible to search and rescue crews. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater HC-130 Hercules search plane located...

Coast Guard, Navy, British Royal Navy searching for vessel near Vieques after Maria

Coast Guard, Navy, British Royal Navy searching for vessel near Vieques after Maria
MIAMI — Coast Guard, Navy and British Royal Navy crews are searching Thursday for a vessel that went missing near Vieques, Puerto Rico Wednesday. The vessel Ferrel, with two adults and two children, lost communications with Coast Guard watchstanders Wednesday. Coast Guard District Seven watchstanders received an alert via emergency position indicating radio beacon and then a distress call Wednesday...

Clearwater Coast Guard prepares for Hurricane Irma

Clearwater Coast Guard prepares for Hurricane Irma
Coast Guard pilots aboard an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter at Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater prepare to evacuate Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 in preparation for Hurricane Irma.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael De Nyse) CLEARWATER, Fla. — Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater pre-staged personnel and aircraft to New Orleans Friday in preparation for potential Hurricane Irma impacts...

Coast Guard rescues missing diver off Florida Gulf Coast

Coast Guard rescues missing diver off Florida Gulf Coast
A boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Cortez, Florida, rescues a diver, Patrick L. Morgan, 10 miles west of Blackburn Bay, Florida, Friday, Aug. 25, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CORTEZ, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued a missing diver 10 miles west of Blackburn Bay, Friday. Rescued was Patrick L. Morgan, 47, from North Port. At 2:10 p.m. watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Cortez received a Sarasota...

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker 13 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker 13 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida
An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Air Station Clearwater approaches the 550-foot tanker Gaschem Stade, 13 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida, Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Gage Hunt) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —The Coast Guard medevaced a 55-year-old male Philippine national from a 550-foot tanker 13 miles west of Egmont Key, Monday. At 10:15 a.m. watchstanders...