Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Norwegian Getaway crewmember

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Norwegian Getaway crewmember
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI—The Coast Guard medevaced a 41-year-old man from the cruise ship, Norwegian Getaway, Monday approximately 45 miles south of Marathon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West received a call from the cruise ship at midnight...

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from bulk carrier northeast of Puerto Rico

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from bulk carrier northeast of Puerto Rico
The 587-foot Panmanian-flagged bulk carrier ship, Bunun Hero courtesy photo. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a Chinese crewmember from the 587-foot bulk carrier Bunun Hero Tuesday night in the Atlantic Ocean, approximately 175 nautical miles northeast of Puerto Rico. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Juan received the medevac request at 5 p.m.,...

Coast Guard assists in rescue of 3 people from water near Sands Key

Coast Guard assists in rescue of 3 people from water near Sands Key
Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircraft File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard and Miami Fire-Rescue rescued three people from the water approximately 3 miles northeast of Sands Key. The Coral Gables Police Department notified Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders of a 14-foot pleasure craft with three people aboard taking on water. Watchstanders diverted a Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean...

Coast Guard responds to downed aircraft, locate 2 people deceased

Coast Guard responds to downed aircraft, locate 2 people deceased
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard along with partner agencies located the remains of two people involved in a downed aircraft incident Saturday approximately 20 miles east of St. Lucie Inlet. The Miami Air Traffic Control Center notified Coast Guard 7th District watchstanders of a suspected downed aircraft at approximately 11:45 a.m. The pilot...

Coast Guard assists Sea Tow in rescue of man near Boca Chita Key

Coast Guard assists Sea Tow in rescue of man near Boca Chita Key
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — Sea Tow rescued a man from the water with assistance from the Coast Guard Friday near Boca Chita Key. Sea Tow notified Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders, at approximately 11:54 a.m., that a man was pulled out to sea trying to swim after an adrift dinghy. Watchstanders diverted a Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin...

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 8 people from water

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 8 people from water
The Coast Guard Cutter William Flores stands by to assist as two commercial salvage boatcrews assist the 65-foot motor vessel, Siempre Sonando, March 30, 2018.U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Cutter Williams Flores MIAMI — Coast Guard and partner agencies rescued eight people Friday after their 65-foot motor vessel, Siempre Sonando, was taking on water approximately 14 miles east of...

Coast Guard rescues overdue kayaker off Murray Key

Coast Guard rescues overdue kayaker off Murray Key
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued an overdue kayaker Wednesday morning off Murray Key. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West Command Center received a call at approximately 10:20 p.m. Tuesday from the Everglades National Park ranger reporting an overdue kayaker. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew found...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo vessel 20 miles south of Key West

Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo vessel 20 miles south of Key West
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 37-year-old man with an injury to his arm Tuesday from the 482-foot cargo vessel Sanna approximately 20 miles south of Key West. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West Command Center received a satellite phone call at approximately noon from the crew of the vessel Sanna reporting the man...

Coast Guard locates missing kayaker in Everglades National Park

Coast Guard locates missing kayaker in Everglades National Park
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI—The Coast Guard and the National Park Service confirmed overdue 57-year-old kayaker safe in the Everglades National Park Tuesday. Missing was James Matthew Soltis, 57, a Lockport, Illinois resident. At approximately 9:50 a.m. the Coast Guard Air Station MH-65 Dolpin helicopter crew located a man fitting Soltis’ description...