Coast Guard medevacs man from boat 52 miles west of Homosassa River

Coast Guard medevacs man from boat 52 miles west of Homosassa River
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo CLEARWATER, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 78-year-old man Thursday from a boat 52 miles west of Homosassa River. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders received a distress call at 1:21 p.m. via VHF-FM marine band radio channel 16. A crewmember...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 2 boaters after vessel capsizes off Cape Canaveral

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 2 boaters after vessel capsizes off Cape Canaveral
29-foot Response Boat-Small U.S. Coast Guard file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard and good Samaritans rescued two boaters Friday after their vessel capsized 9 miles east of Cape Canaveral. Rescued were Justin Desoto, 33, from Seminole County and Andy Odom. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville were notified at 9 p.m. by Brevard County Sheriff’s Office of a 911 hang-up...

Coast Guard searching for two missing boaters near Pine Island

Coast Guard searching for two missing boaters near Pine Island
Coast Guard 24 foot Special Purpose Craft – Shallow Water File Photo YANKEETOWN, Fla. — The Coast Guard is searching Saturday for two missing boaters near Pine Island, Hernando County. Missing are James Hansen, 29, from Weeki Wachee, and Tyler Gomez, 27. At 8:30 a.m. Saturday Coast Guard Station Yankeetown watchstanders received a call from James Hansen’s finance, Jessica Honovik, reporting...

Coast Guard suspends search for overboard cruise ship Carnival Paradise passenger

Coast Guard suspends search for overboard cruise ship Carnival Paradise passenger
Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo file photo MIAMI – Coast Guard crews suspended their search for a Carnival Paradise cruise ship passenger at approximately 9 p.m., Wednesday who reportedly went overboard about 85 miles west of Fort Myers. Missing is Brian Lamonds, 50, of Greensboro, N.C. Coast Guard watchstanders received a call at approximately 10 a.m., Tuesday via VHF-FM marine band radio from...

Coast Guard searching for man missing from cruise ship Carnival Paradise

Coast Guard searching for man missing from cruise ship Carnival Paradise
Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo file photo MIAMI – The Coast Guard is searching for a 50-year-old male reported missing from a cruise ship Tuesday approximately 85 miles west of Fort Myers, Fla. Missing is Brian Lamonds, 50, Greensboro, North Carolina. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a call at approximately 10 a.m., from the cruise ship Carnival Paradise stating the man was missing...

Coast Guard ends search for cruise ship crewmember

Coast Guard ends search for cruise ship crewmember
Coast Guard Cutter Confidence file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Sabrina Elgammal. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews have ended their search for a cruise ship MSC Seaside crewmember, approximately 8 nautical miles southeast of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Missing is Michael M. Majaba, 37, of the Philippines. Majaba reportedly went overboard from the seventh deck of the Maltese-flagged...

Coast Guard assists medevac of man 6 miles west of Anclote River

Coast Guard assists medevac of man 6 miles west of Anclote River
A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk aircrew arrives to assist an 83-year-old man  suffering from symptoms of shock, Thursday, May 3, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ANCLOTE, Fla. — The Coast Guard assisted an 83-year-old man Thursday from a passenger boat 6 miles west of the Anclote River. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg command center received a call via...

Coast Guard finds missing boater 35 miles west of Cedar Key

Coast Guard finds missing boater 35 miles west of Cedar Key
Coast Guard V-130 Hercules aircraft file photo CEDAR KEY, Fla. — The Coast Guard located a missing 53-year-old woman aboard her 22-foot boat 35 miles west of Cedar Key, Tuesday. Rescued was Doreen Bauer, 53. At 7:41 p.m. Monday, Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders received a call from Oliver Bauer, stating his wife left Cedar Key Marina aboard a 22-foot pontoon boat and had not returned....

Coast Guard medevacs woman cruise ship Veendam 50 miles east of Charleston

Coast Guard medevacs woman cruise ship Veendam 50 miles east of Charleston
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 65-year-old woman Thursday from a cruise ship 50 miles east of Charleston. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard’s 7th District Command Center received a call from a crewmember aboard the cruise ship, Veendam, stating a passenger was suffering from lower leg pain. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter...