Coast Guard assists 3 boaters 17 miles north west of Suwannee River

Coast Guard assists 3 boaters 17 miles north west of Suwannee River
Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean J. Baker, a 27-foot Utility Boat-Medium (UT-M) crewmember from Coast Guard Station Yankeetown, uses a marine band radio aboard the boat 17 miles north west of Suwannee River, Florida, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Michael Clark) YANKEETOWN, Fla. — The Coast Guard assisted three mariners Sunday aboard a disabled 23-foot boat approximately 17...

Coast Guard suspends search for boater off Mead Point

Coast Guard suspends search for boater off Mead Point
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo CORTEZ, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended their search Sunday evening for a boater missing 5 miles north west Mead Point since Friday. At approximately 6:15 p.m. Friday, watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg received a report from the wife of Fraser Horne, 63, from Calgary, Canada and resident of Cortez during the...

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for boater near Mead Point

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for boater near Mead Point
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo CORTEZ, Fla. – The Coast Guard and partner agencies continue to search Saturday for a 63-year-old boater near Mead Point. Missing is Fraser Horne, 63, from Cortez. At approximately 6:15 p.m. Friday, watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg received a report from Horne’s wife stating her husband departed from Egmont Key aboard his...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship AIDAmar near Bahamas

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship AIDAmar near Bahamas
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 71-year-old woman from the cruise ship AIDAmar, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Seventh District Command Center received a request from the cruise ship for the medevac stating the passenger was reportedly suffering from stroke-like symptoms. The Coast Guard launched a Coast Guard...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Liberty, east of Miami

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Liberty, east of Miami
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 71-year-old woman from the cruise ship Carnival Liberty, Saturday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Miami Command Center received a request from the cruise ship for the medevac stating the passenger was reportedly suffering from hypertension. The Coast Guard launched a Coast Guard...

Coast Guard finds missing boater 25 miles east of Miami Beach

Coast Guard finds missing boater 25 miles east of Miami Beach
Coast Guard Cutter Richard Etheridge file photo by Bianca Caro. MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued a missing boater approximately 25 miles east of Miami Beach, Saturday. Rescued was Eugene Russell, 50, who was located by a Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater HC-130 Hercules airplane crew who vectored the Coast Guard Cutter Richard Etheridge crew to Russell’s location. The rescue crews arrived on scene...

Coast Guard searching for missing boater 25 miles off North Miami Beach

Coast Guard searching for missing boater 25 miles off North Miami Beach
The Coast Guard is searching for a missing boater in a yellow open concept boat more than 25 miles off North Miami Beach, Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. Photo courtesy of the good Samaritan vessel Betty K VIII MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing 50-year-old boater approximately 25 miles off North Miami Beach, Saturday. Missing is Eugene Russell, 50, who was reported overdue by his wife. She...

Coast Guard medevacs man from Caribbean Princess cruise ship more than 90 miles from Bahamas

Coast Guard medevacs man from Caribbean Princess cruise ship more than 90 miles from Bahamas
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced an 84-year-old man from the Caribbean Princess cruise ship more than 90 miles south of Great Inagua, Bahamas, Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard 7th District Command Center received a report from the cruise ship stating one of their passengers were experiencing heart attack-like symptoms....

Coast Guard medevacs woman from Carnival Pride cruise ship near Bahamas

Coast Guard medevacs woman from Carnival Pride cruise ship near Bahamas
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo MIAMI—The Coast Guard medevaced a 69-year-old woman Wednesday morning from the Carnival Pride cruise ship approximately 69 miles off of the Bahamas. Watch standers with the Coast Guard 7th District Command Center received a call from the Carnival Pride at approximately 12:30 a.m. stating the woman was experiencing heart attack-like...