Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship AIDAmar near Bahamas

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship AIDAmar near Bahamas
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 71-year-old woman from the cruise ship AIDAmar, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Seventh District Command Center received a request from the cruise ship for the medevac stating the passenger...

Coast Guard locates survivors of downed aircraft southeast of Bahamas

Coast Guard locates survivors of downed aircraft southeast of Bahamas
MIAMI — Coast Guard rescue crews located five survivors from a downed aircraft nine nautical miles southeast of Nassau, Bahamas Monday evening. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); At approximately 7:30 p.m., air traffic controllers in Nassau contacted watchstanders at the Coast Guard 7th District command center to assist in the search...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Nassau

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Nassau
NASSAU, Bahamas — The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to arrive at Berth 14 at Prince George Wharf in Nassau, Bahamas on Thursday, May 28 at 10 a.m. as part of its 2015 cadet summer training deployment. The Eagle will be open for free public tours on Thursday, May 28 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, May 29 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, May 30 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. At 295 feet...

Coast Guard medevacs passenger from cruise ship Emerald Princess

MIAMI — A Coast Guard helicopter and fixed-wing aircrew medically evacuated a 55-year-old women from the cruise ship Emerald Princess Friday evening, approximately 57 miles north east of Nassau, Bahamas. Search-and-rescue coordinators at the Seventh Coast Guard District command center in Miami received notification at approximately 1:30 p.m. of a passenger on board the cruise ship Emerald Princess...

Coast Guard medevacs man from freighter in Bahamas

Petty Officer 2nd Class Jon Geskus is lowered onto motor vessel Jin Zhou Hai. ANDROS ISLAND, Bahamas – The Coast Guard medically evacuated an ill man from a container ship approximately 200 miles northeast of Nassau Bahamas, Friday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard 7th District Command Center received notification from the Panamanian-flagged motor vessel Jin Zhou Hai, of a 25 year-old male crewmember...

Coast Guard searching for crewman missing from cruise ship Oasis of the Seas

MIAMI – Coast Guard crews are searching Tuesday for a 45-year-old crewmember reported missing from Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship Oasis of the Seas Monday.

Coast Guard searching for missing cruise ship passenger near Bahamas

MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a cruise ship passenger who reportedly went overboard early Thursday. The Coast Guard received a report Thursday around 2 p.m. from crewmembers aboard Royal Caribbean’s Monarch of the Seas stating one of their passengers, 23-year-old Neha Chhikara, was missing. After reviewing security camera footage, the Monarch of the Seas crew reportedly discovered...

Coast Guard rescues capsized boaters near Bahamas

MIAMI – The Coast Guard is currently assiting two people after their vessel capsized 50 miles south of Andros, Bahamas, Monday morning.

Coast Guard Cutter Tampa to return home Friday

PORTSMOUTH, VA. – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Tampa is scheduled to return to Portsmouth 9 a.m. Friday following a busy, 61-day patrol in the Caribbean Sea.