Coast Guard deploys 3 teams to assess ports, waterways in Florida Keys

Coast Guard deploys 3 teams to assess ports, waterways in Florida Keys
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Personnel from various units throughout the Coast Guard listen during a command and general staff brief at the Sector Key West Incident Command Post Sept. 14, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Tara Molle) ORLANDO, Fla. – The Coast Guard deployed three teams, Thursday, to assess...

Coast Guard sets port condition X-RAY for Key West ports

Coast Guard sets port condition X-RAY for Key West ports
KEY WEST — Effective 10:00 a.m. Friday, Capt. Jeffrey Janszen, Coast Guard Captain of the Port, set Port Condition X-RAY for Key West, Fla., ports, terminals and facilities due to the current projected path for Tropical Storm Erika. During Port Condition X-RAY (48 hours before gale-force winds make landfall) all maritime operations, including waterfront facility and vessel transits, may occur until...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Key West

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Key West
KEY WEST, Fla. — The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to arrive at the Mallory Square pier in Key West, Florida Friday, May 22 at 9 a.m. as part of their 2015 cadet summer training deployment. The Eagle will be open for free public tours on Friday, May 22 from 1 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday, May 23-24 from 10 a.m. to 7 a.m. At 295 feet in length, the Eagle is the largest tall ship...

Coast Guard and partner agencies rescue missing diver near Key West

KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard, U.S. Navy, and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission rescued Andrew Schlieper, 37, of Marathon, Fla., Tuesday after he was reported missing while diving four miles south of Key West.

Coast Guard searching for missing woman near Key West

KEY WEST, Fla. – The Coast Guard is actively searching for Michelle Henson, 37, of Key West after her live-aboard boat neighbor reported her missing Thursday.

Coast Guard Monitoring Sunken Boat Near Key West

KEY WEST, Fla. – The Coast Guard continues to monitor the salvage of the Miranda II after the vessel experienced an engine fire Wednesday near the Channel 5 bridge between Craig Key, Fla. and Fiesta Key, Fla.

Updated – Coast Guard Medevacs Man 100 Miles West of Key West

KEY WEST, Fla. – Coast Guard crewmembers from Air Station Clearwater, Fla., aboard a MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter, rescued a 50-year-old Ukrainian man from the motor vessel Munin Explorer 100 miles west of Key West Tuesday.