Coast Guard suspends search for woman 30 miles west of Cay Sal, Bahamas

Coast Guard suspends search for woman 30 miles west of Cay Sal, Bahamas
USCG File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended their search at 8:45 p.m. Thursday for a missing woman 30 miles west of Cay Sal, Bahamas. Missing is Isabella Hellman, 41, of Delray Beach. “Our deepest condolences go out to the family and friends of Ms. Hellman in this difficult time,” said Capt. Aldante Vinciguerra, chief of response for the Coast Guard Seventh District. “Suspending...

Coast Guard rescues 1, searching for another approximately 30 miles west of Cay Sal

Coast Guard rescues 1, searching for another approximately 30 miles west of Cay Sal
USCG File Photo MIAMI – The Coast Guard rescued a man from a life raft and is searching for a female Monday approximately 30 miles west of Cay Sal, Bahamas. Missing is Isabella Hellman, a resident of Delray Beach, who was last seen at around 8 p.m. Sunday. Watch standers with the Seventh Coast Guard District Command Center received an emergency position indicating radio beacon alert from a catamaran...

Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore returns to homeport

Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore returns to homeport
MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore returned Monday to their homeport in Key West following a 19-day patrol. During their past two patrols, the crew of the Kathleen Moore interdicted more than 1,170 pounds of cocaine worth approximately $18 million, detained four suspected smugglers in two separate ventures and were a part of a search and rescue case that resulted in two lives...

Coast Guard suspends search for Cuban migrant reported missing

Coast Guard suspends search for Cuban migrant reported missing
MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended the search Tuesday night for a Cuban migrant reported missing Monday. Coast Guard crews suspended their search at 7:40 p.m. after covering more than 652 square miles in the Straits of Florida. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crew and the Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore crew assisted in the search for the missing man. Eleven Cuban migrants...

Coast Guard searching for Cuban migrant reported missing

Coast Guard searching for Cuban migrant reported missing
MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching Tuesday for a Cuban migrant reported missing following the discovery of 11 Cuban migrants on Big Pine Key. The 11 men reported they left Thursday from Cuba with 12 people aboard a chug, and one man was separated from the group after entering the water Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crew and the Coast Guard Cutter...

Two people with EPIRB rescued by Coast Guard

Two people with EPIRB rescued by Coast Guard
MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued two people Wednesday after their boat capsized approximately 35 miles northwest of Dry Tortugas. At approximately 5:24 a.m. Wednesday watch standers from Coast Guard 7th District received a report of an activated Electronic Positioning Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) from a 37-foot sailing vessel. Watch standers from Coast Guard 7th District and Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard Cutter Northland crew rescues 12 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard Cutter Northland crew rescues 12 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Northland rescued 12 Cuban migrants Sunday from a rustic vessel approximately 20 nautical miles southeast of Key West. On Sunday at approximately 9 p.m. a Customs and Border Protection Bombardier DHC-8 air crew sighted a rustic vessel beset by heavy weather signaling for assistance. The air crew remained on scene and vectored in the Coast Guard Cutter Northland crew. The...

Coast Guard repatriates 151 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 151 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 151 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, since July 14. The Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore crew repatriated 60 Cuban migrants Monday. The Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans crew repatriated 45 Cuban migrants, and the Coast Guard Cutter William Trump repatriated 46 Cuban migrants Thursday. These repatriations are a result of 10 separate migrant interdictions...

Coast Guard repatriates 33 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 33 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore repatriated 12 Cuban migrants Tuesday and another 21 Cuban migrants Friday to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. These repatriations are a result of four separate migrant interdictions at sea within the last week in the south Florida Straits. In each instance, the Coast Guard helped secure the U.S. border and prevented these sea voyages from ending...