Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger off Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger off Atlantic City, NJ
USCG MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a passenger off the cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway, about 13-miles off Atlantic City, Sunday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were contacted by the cruise ship crew stating a passenger was ill and...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 50 miles off Atlantic City

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 50 miles off Atlantic City
USCG MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a 57-year old fisherman who was reportedly injured after falling from his bunk approximately 50-miles south east of Atlantic City, N.J. Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City launched an MH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter crew and hoisted the man aboard the helicopter at 6:34 p.m. The rescue crew transferred the man to...

Coast Guard rescues swimmer in distress off Belmar, NJ

Coast Guard rescues swimmer in distress off Belmar, NJ
A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet, N.J. File Photo by Auxiliarist David Lau PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued a man from the water off the coast of Belmar, New Jersey, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified at about 5:15 p.m. by Belmar Fire Rescue of a swimmer in distress off 16th Avenue. Coast Guard Sector Delaware...

Coast Guard rescues 2 off Belmar, NJ

Coast Guard rescues 2 off Belmar, NJ
Coast Guard 29-Foot Response Boat-Small File Photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued two people from the water off the coast of Belmar, New Jersey, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified at about 5:50 p.m. from Belmar Water Rescue that two swimmers were in distress off 4th Avenue. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders issued an Urgent Marine Information...

Customs and Border Protection, Coast Guard seize 368 rounds of ammunition bound for Guatemala

Customs and Border Protection, Coast Guard seize 368 rounds of ammunition bound for Guatemala
Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay and Customs and Border protection members inspect household goods boxes in shipping container bound for Guatemala in search of illegal ammunition in Wilmington, Delaware on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David Micallef WILMINGTON, Del. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Coast Guard personnel seized 368 rounds of...

Coast Guard, DENRC assist 2 on boat taking on water near Massey Head

Coast Guard, DENRC assist 2 on boat taking on water near Massey Head
USCG File Photo BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and Delaware Department of Natural Resources assisted two people on a vessel taking on water near Massey Ditch, Del., Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a report stating two people were aboard a 20-foot vessel taking on water. Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders issued an urgent marine information broadcast and launched a boatcrew...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman off Manasquan Inlet, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman off Manasquan Inlet, NJ
Coast Guard 29-Foot Response Boat-Small File Photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a fisherman suffering chest pains approximately five-miles off Manasquan Inlet, New Jersey, today. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified via radio, of a 49-year old man aboard a fishing boat, who was reportedly suffering shortness of breath and chest pains at 2:30 p.m. A 29-foot Response...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer in Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer in Atlantic City, NJ
USCG FIle Photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard suspended its search for a missing swimmer near Steel Pier in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The Coast Guard began its search when they were notified by the Atlantic City Police Department at about 10 p.m., Tuesday, that a bystander saw a man enter the water by the Steel Pier and not return. Coast Guard crews searched throughout Tuesday night and all...

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer in Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer in Atlantic City, NJ
Coast Guard Cutter Mako file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard is searching for a swimmer who went missing near Steel Pier in Atlantic City, New Jersey at approximately 10 p.m., Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified by the Atlantic City Police Department that a bystander saw a man enter the water by Steel Pier, but not return. The Coast Guard launched a 29-foot...