Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway passenger near Chesapeake Bay entrance

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway passenger near Chesapeake Bay entrance
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); MH-60 Jayhawk landing at Norfolk Sentara General Hospital file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 76-year-old man who suffered a stroke and possible internal bleeding aboard a cruise ship approximately 75-miles southeast of the Chesapeake Bay, Saturday. The captain aboard the...

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing man near Cape Charles, Va.

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing man near Cape Charles, Va.
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing man near Cape Charles, Virginia, Tuesday. The missing 33-year-old crewman of the cargo ship Lara Venture was last seen when he reportedly fell overboard at about 2:10 a.m. this morning. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A...

Coast Guard, other agencies search for missing man near Cape Charles, Va.

Coast Guard, other agencies search for missing man near Cape Charles, Va.
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard and other agencies are searching for a missing man near Cape Charles, Virginia, Tuesday. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads Command Center in Portsmouth received notification at 2:10 a.m. that a 33-year-old Chinese crewman fell overboard the 770-foot cargo ship Lara Venture at the Cape Charles Anchorage. The...

Coast Guard, partners monitoring stray cargo container response off Oregon Inlet, NC

Coast Guard, partners monitoring stray cargo container response off Oregon Inlet, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. – The Coast Guard, NOAA and Environmental Protection Agency are monitoring the tracking and assessment of approximately 76 stray cargo containers about 17 miles off Oregon Inlet, North Carolina, Saturday. On Sunday, March 4, the cargo ship Maersk Shanghai alerted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina’s command center via VHF-FM channel 16 that they lost about 70 cargo...

Coast Guard suspends search for fishing vessel in distress off Barnegat, NJ

Coast Guard suspends search for fishing vessel in distress off Barnegat, NJ
47-foot Motor Lifeboat from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet, N.J. File Photo by Auxiliarist David Lau PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for the two-person crew of a fishing boat in distress approximately 40-miles off the coast of Barnegat, New Jersey, Friday. Coast Guard first responders searched 4,441 square-miles by sea and air for the crew of the Queen Ann’s...

Coast Guard searching for fishing vessel in distress off Barnegat, NJ

Coast Guard searching for fishing vessel in distress off Barnegat, NJ
47-foot Motor Lifeboat from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet, N.J. File Photo by Auxiliarist David Lau PHILADELPHIA –The Coast Guard is searching for a fishing vessel in distress approximately 40-miles off the coast of Barnegat, New Jersey, Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads in Portsmouth, Virginia, received an emergency position-indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) alert...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway off NC

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway off NC
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and C-130 Hercules aircraft file photo WILMINGTON, N.C. – A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 62-year-old woman suffering from gastrointestinal bleeding off of a cruise ship approximately 126 miles southeast of Cape Lookout, North Carolina, Wednesday. A crewmember, aboard the cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway, used a satellite phone to contact watchstanders at the...

Coast Guard medevacs vessel captain 70 miles east of Little River

Coast Guard medevacs vessel captain 70 miles east of Little River
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Coast Guard crews medevaced a vessel captain Thursday 70 miles east of Little River. The 33-year-old male accidentally sustained a cut on his wrist while aboard the 32-foot fishing vessel Miss B. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders received report of the accident at 8:52 p.m. and launched a Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew at...

Coast Guard, others searching for person in Pungo River near Hobucken, NC

Coast Guard, others searching for person in Pungo River near Hobucken, NC
Coast Guard Station Hobucken 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard and other agencies are searching for a man in the Pungo River near Hobucken Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Hobucken received a call at approximately 1:20 a.m. reporting a 21-foot TowBoatUS vessel had capsized while towing a 47-foot recreational boat near the Pungo River entrance. A...