Coast Guard conducts non-maritime medevac of 72-year-old man

Coast Guard conducts non-maritime medevac of 72-year-old man
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin file photo SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 72-year-old man from Catalina Airport to Long Beach Airport, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach watchstanders received notification at 2 a.m., from Los Angeles County Medical Alert Center reporting that an elderly man had fallen on his stairs in his home and was experiencing severe head...

Coast Guard conducts non-maritime medevac of 7-month old baby

Coast Guard conducts non-maritime medevac of 7-month old baby
SAN PEDRO – The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 7-mont old baby from Catalina Airport to Long Beach Airport, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach watchstanders were notified by Baywatch Avalon at 4:28 a.m., that an infant was experiencing symptoms of pneumonia and had difficulty breathing. Watchstanders immediately launched a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Forward...

Coast Guard ends search for possible missing person in the water

Coast Guard ends search for possible missing person in the water
USCG FIle Photo SAN PEDRO — The Coast Guard and Ventura County Fire Department have ended their search for a possible person in the water near Mandalay State Beach, Calif., Thursday. The individual’s brother contacted local authorities at informing them that he was safe. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center received notification of a possible missing person...

Coast Guard searching for possible missing person in the water

Coast Guard searching for possible missing person in the water
SAN PEDRO – The Coast Guard and Venture County Fire Department are searching for a possible person in the water near Mandalay State Beach, Calif., Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center received notification of a possible missing person in the water at 2:15 p.m. The individual was described to be a caucasian male, appearing to be in his twenties with...

Coast Guard rescues 2 individuals from vessel in distress near Morro Bay

Coast Guard rescues 2 individuals from vessel in distress near Morro Bay
SAN PEDRO — Coast Guard rescues two individuals from a sailing vessel in distress approximately 31 miles northwest of Morro Bay, Calif., Monday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center received notification at 9:15 p.m., from the operator of the 24-foot sailing vessel Snafu, reporting the vessel was beset by weather and experiencing a fouled mast. Watchstanders...

Unmanned Dinghy found near Montaña de Oro State Park

Unmanned Dinghy found near Montaña de Oro State Park
SAN PEDRO, Calif. —The Coast Guard responded to an unmanned and adrift dinghy near the coast of Montaña de Oro State Park, Monday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center received a report at approximately 3:30 p.m, of the unmanned dinghy. A 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew from Coast Guard Station Morro Bay and an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Forward...

Fishing vessel run aground in Ventura Harbor, California

Fishing vessel run aground in Ventura Harbor, California
SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard responded to a grounded vessel south of Ventura Harbor Sunday. Members of Coast Guard Marine Safety Detachment Santa Barbara and Coast Guard Station Channel Islands Harbor responded to a 36-foot commercial fishing vessel at approximately 1 a.m., after it ran aground near the mouth of the Santa Clara River. MSD Santa Barbara led the response and investigation...

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...