Coast Guard medevacs ailing crewman from USNS Waters

Coast Guard medevacs ailing crewman from USNS Waters
SAN DIEGO — An aircrew from U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Diego airlifted a possible heart attack victim from a ship 50 miles southwest of San Diego, Tuesday afternoon. The crew of the USNS Waters contacted the Coast Guard at 2:20 p.m., requesting a medevac for a 66-year-old crewman who was experiencing symptoms of a possible heart attack. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew launched from Sector San...

Coast Guard conducts medical evacuation aboard U.S. Navy vessel

Coast Guard conducts medical evacuation aboard U.S. Navy vessel
HONOLULU – A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Barbers Point medically evacuated a contractor aboard the USNS Soderman (T-AKR 317) operating off the coast of Hawaii, Thursday. Coast Guard watchstanders in Joint Rescue Coordination Center Honolulu were notified at approximately 8:50 a.m. Wednesday of a contractor aboard USNS Soderman requiring medical attention due to symptoms...