Seaboard Marine recovers 2 empty containers, continues search for others

MIAMI – A private salvor hired by Seaboard Marine recovered two containers Friday that fell overboard from the vessel Seaboard Intrepid 30 miles south of Key West, Fla., Monday.

Coast Guard Cutter Pea Island returns home after 21-day deployment

KEY WEST, Fla. – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Pea Island returned to Key West Sunday following a 21-day deployment. The crew worked for Coast Guard Sector San Juan, Puerto Rico conducting alien migrant interdiction operations, counter-narcotics efforts, living marine resource enforcement, ports waterways and coastal security, and supported search-and-rescue missions. Crewmembers also worked...

Coast Guard medically evacuates fisherman 65-miles east of Georgetown, South Carolina

GEORGETOWN, S.C. – The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 54-year-old man Friday from a 41-foot commercial fishing vessel 65-miles east of Georgetown.

Coast Guard crews search for missing man

HONOLULU – Oahu-based Coast Guard crews are searching for a missing man who was reported overboard approximately 600 miles north of American Samoa.

Coast Guard warns of heavy weather, urges recreational boaters to reconsider Gasparilla participation

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Coast Guard is urging boaters to use extreme caution due to the expected heavy weather forecasted for Saturday in the Tampa Bay and surrounding area.

Coast Guard will terminate Long Range Aids to Navigation (Loran-C) signal February 8

ALAMEDA, Calif. — The U.S. Coast Guard will cease broadcasting the North American LORAN-C signal Feb. 8.

Coast Guard and Navy search for missing fisherman off North Carolina

BEAUFORT INLET, N.C – The Coast Guard is searching for a fisherman who reportedly fell overboard approximately 66 miles southeast of Beaufort Inlet Thursday night.

Coast Guard medevacs heart attack patient from cruise ship

SAN DIEGO — An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector San Diego safely transported a man from a cruise ship approximately 300 miles south of San Diego Friday morning. The Coast Guard received notification from the crew of a cruise ship, Regatta, just after midnight stating a 78-year-old man was suffering from heart attack symptoms and requesting a medical evacuation. A Coast Guard...

Coast Guard Announces A Successful Year of Drug Seizures

CLEARWATER, Fla. — The Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen at a gathering with officials from CBP, FBI, JIATF-S, U.S. Attorney’s Office, announced today another successful year for drug seizures at Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater.