Coast Guard boat crew rescues 2 watercraft riders just off Saint Thomas

Coast Guard boat crew rescues 2 watercraft riders just off Saint Thomas
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The crew of a Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement from Boat Forces Saint Thomas rescued two boaters just off Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands July 14, 2018.  SAINT THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands – The boat crew of a Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement rescued...

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 rescues woman off Peterborg Point in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard rescues woman off Peterborg Point in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Coast Guard Boat Forces Saint Thomas rescue crew rescued a woman Thursday afternoon, approximately half a mile off the coast of Perterborg Point in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. “This case demonstrates the extremely high level of dedication and professionalism on the part of our Coast Guard crews and serves to remind everyone of the power and unpredictable nature...

Coast Guard rescues 6 boaters from grounded sailing vessel off St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard rescues 6 boaters from grounded sailing vessel off St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Rescue crews from Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico hoisted six boaters to safety Monday, after their 48-foot sailing vessel Aurora ran aground on the rocks just off Coral Bay in Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Rescued were three men and three women, U.S. citizens, who reportedly chartered the Aurora in Saint Thomas for a recreational sailing trip...

Coast Guard investigates grounding of 190-foot cargo ship Sabre Spirit off Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard investigates grounding of 190-foot cargo ship Sabre Spirit off Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
SAINT THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands – The Coast Guard is investigating the grounding of the Sabre Spirit, a 190-foot Panamanian flag ro-ro cargo ship, after the vessel ran aground Friday morning, and was later refloated with the rising tide, just off Current Cut, between the islands of Saint Thomas and Great Saint James, U.S. Virgin Islands. There is no sign of oil pollution leaking from the vessel...

Coast Guard searches for overdue kayaker off of Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands

USCG file photoSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews are searching Saturday for an overdue kayaker in waters off of Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Overdue is David Sullivan, 43, a resident of Saint John, who departed Hansen Bay in Saint John at 10 a.m. Friday and failed to return four hours later when he was expected to arrive. Sullivan reportedly is a strong swimmer, he was not wearing...