Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Oosterdam southwest of San Diego

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Oosterdam southwest of San Diego
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter. File Photo SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 33-year-old man approximately 230 miles southwest of San Diego, Sunday. At approximately 9:45 a.m., the crew of the cruise ship Oosterdam contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders to report a crewmember was experiencing symptoms of appendicitis. A...

3 rescued after boat sinks near La Jolla

3 rescued after boat sinks near La Jolla
Coast Guard Cutter Petrel file photo SAN DIEGO – Three boaters were rescued after their vessel sank off the coast of La Jolla, California, Saturday. At approximately 8 a.m., Saturday, the crew of a 32-foot recreational vessel contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center via radio and reported that their vessel was taking on water approximately 40 miles...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Imagination passenger west of Ensenada

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Imagination passenger west of Ensenada
File photo of a Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 79-year-old man approximately 70 miles west of Ensenada, Mexico, Wednesday. At approximately 8 a.m., the crew of the cruise ship Carnival Imagination contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders to report a passenger was experiencing heart-attack...

Coast Guard rescues boater 12 miles west of San Onofre State Beach

Coast Guard rescues boater 12 miles west of San Onofre State Beach
A boater is helped off of a Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter by the crew November 6, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Joel Guzman) SAN DIEGO – The Coast Guard rescued a man after his vessel began taking on water off the coast of San Onofre State Beach, San Clemente, California, Monday afternoon. At approximately 11:20 a.m., Monday, a man aboard an 18-foot...

Coast Guard medevacs 62-year-old man south of San Diego

Coast Guard medevacs 62-year-old man south of San Diego
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter. File Photo SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 62-year-old man approximately 22 miles south of San Diego, Thursday. At approximately 3 p.m., the crew of the sportfishing vessel Royal Polaris contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders to report a passenger experiencing symptoms of a stroke. A...

Coast Guard medevacs 52-year-old man near San Clemente Island

Coast Guard medevacs 52-year-old man near San Clemente Island
File photo of a Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 52-year-old man approximately 10 miles south of San Clemente Island, Thursday. At approximately 10:40 a.m., the crew of the 62-foot fishing vessel Fortune contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders to report a passenger experiencing sea sickness...

Good Samaritan rescues 6 from vessel fire west of Point Loma

Good Samaritan rescues 6 from vessel fire west of Point Loma
A Coast Guard Station San Diego 45-foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo SAN DIEGO — A good Samaritan crew rescued six fishermen from a vessel fire approximately 10 miles west of Point Loma, Saturday. At approximately 8:30 a.m., Saturday, the crew of the 40-foot sport-fishing vessel Reel Viking contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders reporting their vessel...

Coast Guard rescues 2 people from vessel taking on water near San Clemente Island

Coast Guard rescues 2 people from vessel taking on water near San Clemente Island
Coast Guard Cutter Sea Otter file photo. SAN DIEGO – The Coast Guard rescued two people after their vessel began taking on water near San Clemente Island, Friday morning. At approximately 9:45 p.m., Thursday, the crew of the sport-fishing vessel Topshot II contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center and reported they had run aground and were taking on...

Coast Guard helicopter crews evacuate Houston residents

Coast Guard helicopter crews evacuate Houston residents
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crews evacuate Houston residents in flooded areas Aug. 28, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo/released). WASHINGTON — U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crews evacuate Houston residents in flooded areas Aug. 28, 2017. To date, two Sector San Diego helicopter crews have deployed for the hurricane response efforts. In total,...