Coast Guard medevacs woman from a cruise ship Crystal Serenity 50-miles off of Montauk, N.Y.

Coast Guard medevacs woman from a cruise ship Crystal Serenity 50-miles off of Montauk, N.Y.
US Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo NEW YORK — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 65-year-old woman from the cruise ship Crystal Serenity approximately 50-miles southeast of Montauk, New York, Sunday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); At approximately 1 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound received...

Coast Guard to Install Radio-Activated Sound Signals in Connecticut and Long Island

Coast Guard to Install Radio-Activated Sound Signals in Connecticut and Long Island
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound will be replacing traditional sound signals (foghorns) with marine radio-activated sound signals at eight different locations across Connecticut and three locations on Long Island. Mariners that require the use of sound signals during periods of reduced visibility will be able to activate them on demand by momentarily turning their VHF-FM radio...

Search ends for man missing near New Haven, Conn.

Search ends for man missing near New Haven, Conn.
USCG File Photo NEW YORK – Coast Guard and partner agency crews ended their search for a missing boater, Sunday evening, after a body matching the mans description was located in the vicinity of New Haven, Conn. At approximately 8:30 p.m. Connecticut State Police dive unit located the body of Michael Murphy, a 53-year-old boater. “Our thoughts and prayers go out to the friends and families of the...

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for man missing near New Haven, Conn.

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for man missing near New Haven, Conn.
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) NEW YORK — The Coast Guard and local partner agencies are searching for a man Sunday, after his 32-foot boat was found capsized and damaged near New Haven, Conn. Missing is Michael Murphy. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound received a report from a good Samaritan stating...

Coast Guard medevacs diver 20-miles southeast of Fire Island

Coast Guard medevacs diver 20-miles southeast of Fire Island
NEW YORK – Crews from Coast Guard Station Fire Island and EMT personnel from Suffolk County conduct a medevac of a man in Babylon, New York, on August 26, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Fire Island) NEW YORK – A Coast Guard Station Fire Island boatcrew medevaced a diver Saturday afternoon, 20 miles southeast of the Fire Island Inlet. At approximately 1:15 p.m. a crewmember...

Coast Guard suspends search for possible person in the water near New London, CT

NEW YORK — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a possible person in the water near New London, Conn. New London police received a 911-call at approximately 7:00 p.m. from someone stating they saw an individual enter the water near Ocean Beach Park and not resurface. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound issued an Urgent Marine Information Broadcast (UMIB) and launched a MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter...

Coast Guard Searching for Possible Person in the Water near New London, Conn.

Coast Guard Searching for Possible Person in the Water near New London, Conn.
Coast Guard Station New London 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard is searching for a possible person in the water near New London, Conn., Thursday evening. The Coast Guard and New London police are searching near Ocean Beach Park after receiving a 911-call at approximately 7:00 p.m. from an individual stating they saw someone enter the water and not resurface. Coast...

Search ends for 2 fishermen near Fairfield, Conn. after bodies found by divers

Search ends for 2 fishermen near Fairfield, Conn. after bodies found by divers
USCG MH-60 File Photo NEW YORK – The Coast Guard has called off its search for two missing fisherman, after two bodies matching their description were located in the vicinity of Penfield Reef, Saturday afternoon. At approximately 4:00 p.m., Fairfield Marine divers located the bodies of the two individuals. Around 7:45 a.m., Saturday morning, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command...

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 fishermen near Fairfield, Conn.

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 fishermen near Fairfield, Conn.
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) NEW YORK – The Coast Guard has suspended its search for two missing individuals near Fairfield, Conn., Saturday afternoon. Missing are two Hispanic men in their mid-20s. The search was suspended around 2:00 p.m., Saturday after searching a 22-square mile area surrounding Penfield Reef. At...