Coast Guard recognizes grand prize winner of art contest

Coast Guard recognizes grand prize winner of art contest
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Cmdr. Ulysses Mullins, deputy sector commander, Sector Honolulu, presents the art contest winner, Camille Quindica, at Kapolei Middle School, Oahu, Dec. 19, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Amanda Levasseur) HONOLULU — Coast Guard Sector Honolulu command presented the grand...

State begins reef damage assessment, final preps being made to remove Pacific Paradise

State begins reef damage assessment, final preps being made to remove Pacific Paradise
Responders continue work to salvage the commercial fishing vessel Pacific Paradise still grounded just off Kaimana Beach on Oahu, Hawaii (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Coast Guard Sector Honolulu) HONOLULU — A team from the State of Hawaii is beginning their reef damage assessment Wednesday as final preparations are made by responders in advance of another attempt to remove the 79-foot fishing vessel...

Responders install underwater moorings near Pacific Paradise

Responders install underwater moorings near Pacific Paradise
A diver with American Marine Corporation places a mooring anchor off Oahu’s Kaimana Beach, Nov. 11, 2017, to allow a shallow water work platform to be safely anchored and facilitate the necessary preparatory work to be preformed before the Pacific Paradise can be refloated and removed. Workers on site, within 300-feet, reported no visible sheen in the water and the Department of Health continues...

Responders continue prep for wreck removal of Pacific Paradise

Responders continue prep for wreck removal of Pacific Paradise
Response team members load a generator aboard a small boat at their facility on Oahu as work to prepare, refloat and remove the Pacific Paradise continues Nov. 10, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) HONOLULU — Work to prepare, refloat and remove the Pacific Paradise continued Friday 400-yards off Kaimana Beach, Oahu. The goal of the response is to remove the vessel in the safest way possible with the...

Coast Guard to enforce security zone near Daniel K. Inouye International Airport on Oahu

Coast Guard to enforce security zone near Daniel K. Inouye International Airport on Oahu
Security zone in waters off Daniel K. Inouye International Airport, Oahu HONOLULU — Coast Guard personnel, federal, state and local law enforcement partners will enforce a security zone in waters off Daniel K. Inouye International Airport, Oahu, Friday and Saturday. The security zone is necessary to ensure the safety of a distinguished visitor. The security zone will be in effect from 11 a.m to 3...

Coast Guard, partners to enforce upcoming security zone in Kailua Bay, Oahu

Coast Guard, partners to enforce upcoming security zone in Kailua Bay, Oahu
HONOLULU — Coast Guard personnel, federal, state and local law enforcement partners will enforce a temporary security zone in waters of Kailua Bay, Oahu, Hawaii beginning Friday, Dec. 16 and running through Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. The temporary security zone is necessary to ensure the safety of a distinguished visitor. The security zone will be in effect from 8 a.m. HST on Dec. 16, 2016 to 4 p.m....

Notice of upcoming security zone enforcement Honolulu International Airport

Notice of upcoming security zone enforcement Honolulu International Airport
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is enforcing security zones around all waters surrounding the Honolulu International Airport, north and south of the southern coast of Oahu, Hawaii. These security zones will be in effect from 6 p.m. HST on Dec. 16, to 2 a.m. HST on Dec. 17, unless canceled earlier by the Captain of the Port. These security zones extend from the surface of the water to the ocean floor.These...

Coast Guard seeking public’s help locating owner of kayak found near Hawaii Kai, Oahu

Coast Guard seeking public's help locating owner of kayak found near Hawaii Kai, Oahu
Kayak photo courtesy vessel Sea Fox. HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is seeking the public’s help in identifying the owner of an unmanned, adrift kayak found in the vicinity of Hawaii Kai, Oahu, Saturday. The two-person kayak is yellow with no markings, paddles or equipment onboard. Anyone with information that may help identify the owner of the kayak is asked to contact the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu...

Coast Guard searching for owner of kayak found near Kahana Bay, Oahu

Coast Guard searching for owner of kayak found near Kahana Bay, Oahu
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is searching, Wednesday, for the owner or operator of an unmanned, abandoned 12-foot blue racing kayak found in the vicinity of Kahana Bay, Oahu, Tuesday. Anyone with information that may help identify the owner or operator of the kayak is asked to contact the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu Command Center at 808-842-2600. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard...