Coast Guard medevacs ailing sailboat captain near Columbia, NC

Coast Guard medevacs ailing sailboat captain near Columbia, NC
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard 29-Foot Response Boat-Small File Photo WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced an ailing sailboat captain near Columbia Sunday. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina command center in Wilmington received a call from the sailboat captain at about 4:45 p.m. He requested...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Norwegian Getaway crewmember

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Norwegian Getaway crewmember
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI—The Coast Guard medevaced a 41-year-old man from the cruise ship, Norwegian Getaway, Monday approximately 45 miles south of Marathon. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West received a call from the cruise ship at midnight...

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from bulk carrier northeast of Puerto Rico

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from bulk carrier northeast of Puerto Rico
The 587-foot Panmanian-flagged bulk carrier ship, Bunun Hero courtesy photo. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a Chinese crewmember from the 587-foot bulk carrier Bunun Hero Tuesday night in the Atlantic Ocean, approximately 175 nautical miles northeast of Puerto Rico. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Juan received the medevac request at 5 p.m.,...

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel south of Montauk

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel south of Montauk
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo NEW YORK — Coast Guard crews medevaced a 25-year old man from a fishing vessel 80-miles southeast of Montauk, New York, early Tuesday morning. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center received notification around 11:00 p.m., Monday from the captain of the fishing vessel Reaper that a crewmember had experienced...

Coast Guard rescues 2 people near St. George Island

Coast Guard rescues 2 people near St. George Island
Coast Guard Cutter Barbara Mabrity file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Thomas M. Blue NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued two men from a capsized vessel, southeast of St. George Island, Florida, Sunday. At approximately 7 p.m. watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a notification from Coast Guard Cutter Barbara Mabrity that two men were hanging onto the side of a capsized vessel. The...

Woman medevaced from cruise ship Regatta off Maui

Woman medevaced from cruise ship Regatta off Maui
Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File photo HONOLULU — A 70-year-old Australian woman arrived safely to Maui Memorial Medical Center, Tuesday, after being medically evacuated from a cruise ship off Maui. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point hoisted the woman from the cruise ship Regatta and safely transported her to Kahului Airport...

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker vessel east of Lake Worth Inlet

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker vessel east of Lake Worth Inlet
USCG 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 27-year-old man Monday from the 590-foot Norwegian-flagged motor tanker Hoegh Trotter approximately 14 miles east of Lake Worth Inlet. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a call on VHF-FM marine-band radio channel 16 at 11:15 a.m. from a crewmember aboard the tanker Hoegh Trotter stating a crewmember was...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Getaway near Marathon

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Getaway near Marathon
Coast Guard Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced an 81-year-old man from the cruise ship, Norwegian Getaway, Monday approximately 44 miles southeast of Marathon. The crew of the Norwegian Getaway notified Coast Guard 7th District watchstanders at approximately 11:50 p.m. Sunday of an 81-year-old man aboard the cruise ship suffering from heart...

Coast Guard medevacs Navy crewmember near Santa Barbara

Coast Guard medevacs Navy crewmember near Santa Barbara
USS Momsen (DDG 92) file photo by US Navy Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jay C. Pugh SAN PEDRO, Calif. — A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced an injured Navy destroyer crewmember near Santa Barbara, Sunday night. At approximately 5:30 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach personnel were notified of a crewmember who was reportedly suffering from symptoms of appendicitis aboard...