Coast Guard port security units deliver food, water to Isabela, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard port security units deliver food, water to Isabela, Puerto Rico
Personnel operating out of Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, have been helping deliver supplies from Federal Emergency Management Agency to remote areas affected by Hurricane Maria. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Petty Officer 2nd Class Charles Kalck, Petty Officer 1st Class Jeffrey Pires and Petty Officer...

Coast Guardsmen deliver donations to orphanage in Isabela, Puerto Rico

Coast Guardsmen deliver donations to orphanage in Isabela, Puerto Rico
Coast Guardsmen assigned to and deployed to Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, line up to stack donated food, water and other aid into the back of a minivan in the air station’s hangar Oct. 11, 2017. Nearly a dozen Coast Guard members delivered the donated aid to Hogar Infantil Jesus Nazareno, an orphanage, in Isabela, Puerto Rico, an area impacted by Hurricane Maria.U.S....

Coast Guard aircrews deliver supplies to cutoff locations in Puerto Rico

Coast Guard aircrews deliver supplies to cutoff locations in Puerto Rico
Click on picture to open video on our Flickr page A Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen, Puerto Rico, MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew delivers food and water to victims of Hurricane Maria near Isabela on Oct. 8, 2017. Air Station Borinquen has been helping deliver relief supplies to remote areas stranded by mudslides and washed-out roads. U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer 3rd Class Austin Hornbruch.   A...

Coast Guard rescues 2 females clinging to rock in Jobos Beach, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard rescues 2 females clinging to rock in Jobos Beach, Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — An aircrew with Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen, Puerto Rico, rescued two females Sunday evening in Jobos Beach, Isabela, Puerto Rico. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Juan received a report of two females and one male, residents of Caguas, Puerto Rico, who were clinging to a rock stranded in the water after high tide and strong waves prevented them from reaching...

Body of missing swimmer is recovered in Isabela, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The body of a missing swimmer was recovered by local emergency responders Wednesday morning, after a jogger found the body washed ashore on the beach near Punta Jacinto, Isabela, Puerto Rico. The swimmer was last seen struggling in the heavy surf Tuesday morning just off of Punta Jacinto. Three people reportedly jumped into the water to rescue the swimmer however, they were...

Coast Guard searches for swimmer in “La Villa Pesquera,” Isabela, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews continue searching Wednesday for a missing swimmer in the fishing village (La Villa Pesquera) of Isabela, Puerto Rico. Missing is Nelson Vargas Sierra, 28, who was last seen by a friend jumping off the rocks into the water, while swimming in the fishing village, and reportedly was not seen resurfacing. Coast Guard Watchstanders in Sector San Juan...