Responders continue search Sunday for missing Army aviators off Ka’ena Point

Responders continue search Sunday for missing Army aviators off Ka'ena Point
Coast Guard Cutter Walnut file photo by Air Station Barbers Point HONOLULU — Responders searched throughout the night Saturday and are continuing the search Sunday for the five Army aviators who went missing Tuesday night approximately two miles west of Ka’ena Point. Searching are: * Coast Guard Cutter Walnut (WLB 205) and crew from Honolulu * Coast Guard Cutter Galveston Island (WPB 1349)...

Search continues for missing Army aviators off Oahu

Search continues for missing Army aviators off Oahu
Coast Guard Cutter Galveston Island file photo by Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point HONOLULU — Responders searched throughout the night and are continuing the search Saturday for five missing Army aviators from a downed Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter approximately two miles west of Ka’ena Point. Searching are: * Coast Guard Cutter Walnut (WLB 205) and crew from Honolulu * Coast Guard...

Search enters third day for missing Army aviators off Oahu

Search enters third day for missing Army aviators off Oahu
Coast Guard Cutter Walnut file photo HONOLULU — Responders enter day three in the continuing search for five missing Army aviators from a downed Army UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter approximately two miles west of Ka’ena Point, Friday. Searching are: Coast Guard Cutter Walnut (WLB 205) and crew from Honolulu Coast Guard Cutter Galveston Island (WPB 1349) and crew from Base Honolulu Coast Guard...

Coast Guard, local authorities respond to chemical spill in the Port of Long Beach

Coast Guard, local authorities respond to chemical spill in the Port of Long Beach
SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard, Long Beach Fire Department and Patriot Environmental Services are responding to a reported spill of propyl acetate from the commercial container ship, Harbour Bridge, at Pier G Berth 232 in the Port of Long Beach, Sunday. Twelve crewmembers from the Harbour Bridge were exposed to the product and one person was transported to Long Beach Memorial Medical Center....

Coast Guard establishes safety zone on Upper Mississippi River

Coast Guard establishes safety zone on Upper Mississippi River
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has established a safety zone closing the Upper Mississippi River between mile marker 722.5 to mile marker 723.5 near Winona, Minnesota, Thursday. The closure is a result of shoaling in the area. The Coast Guard will reopen the channel to traffic after the Army Corps of Engineers dredges and conducts surveys to ensure adquate depths. “This closure is necessary to ensure...

Coast Guard enforces safety zone for 92nd Annual Pony Swim on Chincoteague Island, VA

Coast Guard enforces safety zone for 92nd Annual Pony Swim on Chincoteague Island, VA
A herd of wild ponies crosses Assateague Channel during the 92nd Annual Chincoteague Pony Swim on Chincoteague Island, Virginia, July 26, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki) CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. — The Coast Guard enforced a safety zone for the 92nd Annual Chincoteague Pony Swim in Assateague Channel Wednesday. Two 24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water boat...

Coast Guard announces safety zone for Bayfield 4th of July fireworks display

Coast Guard announces safety zone for Bayfield 4th of July fireworks display
Temporary safety zone for the annual Bayfield 4th of July fireworks display. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic) BAYFIELD, Wisconsin — The U. S. Coast Guard has established and will strictly enforce a safety zone on the water for the annual Bayfield 4th of July fireworks display on Tuesday. The temporary safety zone will be in effect from approximately 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in the...

Coast Guard highlights safety zones and restricted vessel moorings on Cuyahoga and Old Rivers

Coast Guard highlights safety zones and restricted vessel moorings on Cuyahoga and Old Rivers
Safety zones along the Cuyahoga and Old Rivers are highlighted where vessels are restricted from mooring. The 11 federal safety zones are located in areas that are dangerous to smaller vessels when commercial vessels are transiting. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic) CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard highlighted safety zones located on the Cuyahoga and Old Rivers near downtown Cleveland where vessels are restricted...

Coast Guard to establish safety zone for Miami Beach Air and Sea Show

Coast Guard to establish safety zone for Miami Beach Air and Sea Show
The safety zone for the Miami Beach Air and Sea Show. No vessel or person will be permitted to enter t U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Sector Miami MIAMI – The Coast Guard is scheduled to establish a safety zone during Memorial Day weekend for the 2017 Miami Beach Air and Sea Show. The safety zone is scheduled to begin Friday at 8:30 a.m. until Sunday at 5 p.m., while aircraft and...