Coast Guard suspends search for possible downed aircraft

Coast Guard suspends search for possible downed aircraft
USCG FIle Photo SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a possible downed aircraft near Redondo Beach Saturday. The Coast Guard has ended their search after both a Coast Guard helicopter aircrew and boatcrew successfully completed multiple search patterns in the area with no indications of any aircraft in distress. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach...

Coast Guard responding to possible downed aircraft near Redondo Beach Harbor

Coast Guard responding to possible downed aircraft near Redondo Beach Harbor
USCG File Photo SAN PEDRO, Calif. ­­– The Coast Guard is investigating reports of a possible downed aircraft approximately 2 miles north of Redondo Beach Harbor, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received an emergency notification for assistance at 11:45 a.m., coming from an aircraft’s emergency location transmitter beacon. Shortly after the initial notification...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Carnival Imagination

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Carnival Imagination
SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 65-year-old man from the cruise ship Carnival Imagination approximately 6 miles south of Long Beach Harbor, Thursday evening. Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach watchstanders were notified by the crew of the Carnival Imagination at 10 p.m. that a passenger was experiencing symptoms of a stroke. Watchstanders immediately launched a MH-65 Dolphin...

Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel near Marina Del Ray

Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel near Marina Del Ray
SAN PEDRO, Calif – Coast Guard Station Los Angeles-Long Beach, along with Coast Guard Forward Operating Base Point Mugu, Baywatch Del Ray, and Seatow responded to a vessel in distress near Marina Del Ray, May 6, 2017. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received notification at 4:40 p.m. of a 27-foot pleasure craft capsized with three people aboard the vessel eight miles west...

Coast Guard reminds boaters of the importance in securing vessels

Coast Guard reminds boaters of the importance in securing vessels
Coast Guard searched for possible missing person in the water near Abalone Cove. It was later found that the kayak broke loose. U.S. Coast Guard photo. SAN PEDRO, Calif. – Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach reminds the boating public of the importance in maintaining diligence in the safe keeping of personal vessels during foul weather. A recent incident off the coast of Abalone Cove involving...

Coast Guard locates sailing vessel in distress with dog aboard near Santa Barbara

Coast Guard locates sailing vessel in distress with dog aboard near Santa Barbara
A boatcrrew from Coast Guard Station Channel Islands safely towed the vessel to Santa Barbara Harbor, with the assistance of the Santa Barbara Harbor Patrol, where the operator and dog were reported to be in good condition. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Coast Guard Station Channel Islands. LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard located and assisted a sailing vessel in distress near Santa Barbara Friday. At about...

Coast Guard warns of illegal charter boats in LA-LB area

Coast Guard warns of illegal charter boats in LA-LB area
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port of Los Angeles-Long Beach is warning vessel operators and the general public of illegal charter boats in the Los Angeles-Long Beach area. In an effort to ensure public safety on local waterways, the Captain of the Port issued several “Captain of the Port Orders” to specific vessel operators to cease operations as commercial vessels carrying more...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer near Bolsa Chica State Beach

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer near Bolsa Chica State Beach
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard suspended their search for a missing swimmer near Bolsa Chica State Beach Sunday, pending further developments. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received a call from a good Samaritan at 5:17 p.m., Saturday, reporting that Shaun Linn, an 18-year-old male, entered the water and did not return to the surface approximately 50-100 yards from the...

Coast Guard searching for possible missing swimmer near Bolsa Chica State Beach

Coast Guard searching for possible missing swimmer near Bolsa Chica State Beach
LOS ANGELES – The Coast Guard is searching for a possible missing swimmer near Bolsa Chica State Beach. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received a call from a good Samaritan at 5:17 p.m. Saturday, reporting that Shaun Linn, an 18-year-old male, entered the water and did not return to the surface approximately 50-100 yards from the beach. The Coast Guard immediately...