Coast Guard medevacs man after vessel grounding near Clapboard Creek

Coast Guard medevacs man after vessel grounding near Clapboard Creek
USCG File Photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevacked a 72-year-old man Monday after a vessel ran aground near Clapboard Creek. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watch standers received a call at 8:30 a.m. via VHF Channel 16 from the crew of the 46-foot vessel Northern Pearl stating they ran aground, and a passenger sustained a leg injury. A Coast Guard Station Mayport boatcrew...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Elation

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Elation
USCG File Photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 39-year-old woman Sunday from the cruise ship Carnival Elation approximately 40 miles east of Port Canaveral. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watch standers were notified by the crew of the Carnival Elation at 3:03 p.m. stating a passenger was experiencing stomach pains. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Ecstasy

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Ecstasy
USCG File Photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 53-year-old woman Friday from the cruise ship Carnival Ecstasy approximately 150 miles east of Port Canaveral. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watch standers were notified by the crew of the Carnival Ecstasy at 10:43 a.m. stating a passenger was experiencing chest pain. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater helicopter...

Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville conducts change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville conducts change of command ceremony
Capt. Jeffrey Dixon, left, transfers command of Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville to Capt. Todd Wiemers, right, Friday, April 21, 2017, during the unit’s change of command ceremony at Naval Station Mayport, Florida. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony L. Soto JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The crew of Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville conducted a change of command ceremony Friday at Naval...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Majesty of the Seas

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Majesty of the Seas
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 31-year-old woman Monday from the cruise ship Majesty of the Seas 5 miles east of Port Canaveral. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watch standers were notified by the crew of the Majesty of the Seas at 4:24 p.m. stating they had a passenger with abdominal pain. A Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral 45-Response Boat–Medium crew underway...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Ecstacy

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Ecstacy
USCG File PhotoJACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 71-year-old woman Friday from the cruise ship Carnival Ecstacy approximately 75 miles east of Daytona. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watchstanders were notified by the crew of the Carnival Ecstacy at 1:12 p.m. stating a passenger had fallen and suffered a head injury. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk...

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters near New Smyrna Beach

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters near New Smyrna Beach
USCG File Photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters Tuesday after their vessel struck a sandbar near New Smyrna Beach. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watchstanders were notified at 5:51 p.m. by Coast Guard Station Ponce De Leon stating they heard over a police scanner a vessel had run aground. A Station Ponce De Leon 29-foot Rescue Boat boatcrew launched at...

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters stuck on north Mayport jetty

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters stuck on north Mayport jetty
USCG File Photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters Monday after the boaters’ fishing vessel became stuck on the north Mayport jetties. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watch standers received a call via VHF channel 16 at 8:29 p.m. from the crew of a 73-foot fishing vessel Privateer stating their vessel was taking on water. The two crew members stated their...

Coast Guard assists 4 boaters after collision near Port Canaveral

Coast Guard assists 4 boaters after collision near Port Canaveral
USCG File Photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard assisted four boaters Sunday after a commercial fishing vessel and recreation boat collided 2 miles east of Port Canaveral. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watch standers received a call from a members aboard the 48-foot fishing vessel Joyce Marie at 3:30 p.m. stating its outrigger and a 25-foot boat collided. A Coast Guard Station...