Coast Guard rescues kite surfer from water in Matapeke, Md.

Coast Guard rescues kite surfer from water in Matapeke, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard rescued a kite surfer from the water Sunday off Matapeke. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a report from a good Samaritan stating a kite surfer had let go of his kite and was attempting to swim to shore Sunday afternoon. Sector Maryland-NCR issued an urgent marine information broadcast and launched a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium...

Coast Guard rescues 4, assists with recovery of 15 overturned sailboats near Annapolis, Md.

Coast Guard rescues 4, assists with recovery of 15 overturned sailboats near Annapolis, Md.
BALTIMORE — Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region rescued four people from the water and assisted with the recovery of 15 overturned sailboats in the Severn River near Annapolis Sunday. Watchstanders at Sector M-NCR received a report from the event manager of Severn Sailing Association stating 22 people had fallen into the water off of 15 small sailboats during a race at approximately...

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing boater near White Point Beach

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing boater near White Point Beach
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard suspended its search Sunday for a missing boater southeast of White Point Beach. The search for the man began after he and three boaters went missing after requesting emergency assistance when his boat began taking on water Saturday evening during declining weather. One boater was located Sunday at approximately 6:30 a.m. on top of the overturned hull of the vessel. At...

Coast Guard conducts multiple rescues off Ocean City, Maryland

Coast Guard conducts multiple rescues off Ocean City, Maryland
BALTIMORE — Coast Guard crews rescued two boaters in two separate cases off Ocean City Thursday afternoon. At approximately 12:30 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received notification from the 90-foot vessel Instigator of a 64-year-old male suffering from a possible heart attack. A Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., MH-60 aircrew was diverted...

Coast Guard rescues 2 near Ocean City, Md.

Coast Guard rescues 2 near Ocean City, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters Thursday from pontoon boat that ran aground in Isle of Wight Bay near Ocean City, Maryland. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a report from a good Samaritan on shore stating he saw a boat aground in Isle of Wight Bay. Sector MNCR issued an urgent marine information broadcast and launched a 24-foot Special...

Coast Guard to establish temporary regulated area for air show during Baltimore Fleet Week 2016

Coast Guard to establish temporary regulated area for air show during Baltimore Fleet Week 2016
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard is scheduled to establish a temporary regulated area Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday in designated waters of the Patapsco River for the Baltimore Air Show during Fleet Week. The regulated area will be in effect each day from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., which will limit or prohibit navigation by commercial and recreational waterway users. The regulated area will include...

Coast Guard medevacs man from charter vessel off Ocean City

Coast Guard medevacs man from charter vessel off Ocean City
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard conducted the medevac of a 60-year-old man off a charter boat approximately 40 miles off Ocean City Monday morning. At approximately 7 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received notification from the crew aboard the charter vessel Moore Bills of a 60-year-old male suffering from abdominal pains. The decision was made to...

Coast Guard assists 3 disabled boaters in Essex Creek

Coast Guard assists 3 disabled boaters in Essex Creek
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard assisted three boaters after their boat became disabled in Essex Creek just south of Janes Island State Park, Thursday afternoon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received notification from Coast Guard Station Crisfield personnel of a disabled vessel with three people aboard in Essex Creek, at approximately 3:30 p.m. The operator of...

Coast Guard assists 2 on sinking vessel in Back Creek near Annapolis, Md.

Coast Guard assists 2 on sinking vessel in Back Creek near Annapolis, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard assisted two boaters Thursday after their boat began taking on water in Back Creek near Annapolis. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a report from TowBoatUS stating a vessel was taking on water. Sector M-NCR issued an urgent marine information broadcast and launched a 29-foot Response Boat-Small boat crew from Coast Guard Station...