Coast Guard repatriates 17 migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 17 migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter William Trump repatriated 17 migrants Monday to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West command center received a report from a good Samaritan Friday of a rustic vessel with 15 people aboard. The watchstanders diverted the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans, a Coast Guard...

Missing cruise ship crewmember found, rescued 21 miles north of Cuba

Missing cruise ship crewmember found, rescued 21 miles north of Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans file photo MIAMI — The cruise ship Carnival Glory found and rescued the missing cruise ship Norwegian Getaway crewmember Sunday 21 miles north of Cuba. The crewmember was reported is stable condition. Reported missing Saturday, the Coast Guard launched assets including a Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crews, a Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater...

Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans repatriates 10 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans repatriates 10 migrants to Cuba
A manmade raft floats on the water near Biscayne Key, Florida, Feb. 28, 2018.  (US Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — Crewmembers aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans repatriated 10 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Mar. 4, 2018. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a notification from a Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission marine officer of a manmade raft with 10 people...

Coast Guard, NOAA seize illegal shrimp catch

Coast Guard, NOAA seize illegal shrimp catch
A Coast Guard and NOAA joint boarding team seized approximately 6,000 pounds of shrimp with an estimated price of $60,000. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans. MIAMI — The Coast Guard and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration seized approximately 6,000 pounds of shrimp with an estimated price of $60,000 from the 68-foot fishing vessel Ronald E. near the Dry...

Coast Guard medevacs man from sailing vessel near Key West

Coast Guard medevacs man from sailing vessel near Key West
The sailing vessel Anthem moored at Coast Guard Station Key West after being towed there by the Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans crew Jan. 07, 2018. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Third Class Brandon Murray MIAMI —The Coast Guard medevaced a 56-year-old man from his sailing vessel, the Anthem, approximately 12 miles east of Key West, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received...

Coast Guard search and rescue assets return to Florida Keys, Rescue 21 towers operational

Coast Guard search and rescue assets return to Florida Keys, Rescue 21 towers operational
Crews from Station Islamorada and Station Marathon transit from Fort Myers, Florida, to Islamorada, Florida, Sept. 12, 2017 aboard response boat-mediums.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. ORLANDO, Fla. – All Coast Guard small-boat and cutter search and rescue assets in addition to essential personnel assigned to units in the Florida Keys have returned to the Keys, Friday. Coast Guard assets and personnel...

Coast Guard repatriates 71 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 71 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans repatriated 71 Cuban migrants Sunday to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. This repatriation was a result of five separate at-sea migrant interdictions in the South Florida Straits between Jan. 4 and Jan. 6, prior to the Department of Homeland Security policy change on Jan. 12. In each instance, the Coast Guard helped secure the U.S. border and prevented these...

Coast Guard crew returns from 7-week patrol in the South Florida Straits

Coast Guard crew returns from 7-week patrol in the South Florida Straits
A crew member of the Coast Guard Cutter Venturous, a 210-foot Reliance class cutter homeported in St. Petersburg, greets his daughter at the pier Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael De Nyse ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Venturous returned to their homeport Wednesday following a seven-week Joint Interagency Task Force –...

Coast Guard repatriates 109 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 109 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 109 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, since Nov. 19. The Coast Guard Cutter William Flores repatriated 76 Cuban migrants Nov. 19, the Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo repatriated 15 Cuban migrants Wednesday and the Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans repatriated 18 Cuban migrants Friday. These repatriations are a result of eight separate at-sea migrant interdictions...