Coast Guard searching for possible person in the water near Connecticut River

Coast Guard searching for possible person in the water near Connecticut River
File photo of a 45-foot Response Boat – Medium from Coast Guard Station New London by Petty Officer 3rd Class Steve Strohmaier NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Coast Guard and local partner agencies are searching for a possible person in the water after receiving a report of an overturned kayak near the mouth of the Connecticut River, Monday afternoon. Missing is William Zadrozny, an 18-year-old man...

Coast Guard rescues mariners aboard flooding vessel near Port Angeles

Coast Guard rescues mariners aboard flooding vessel near Port Angeles
Coast Guard Cutter Adelie and 25-foot Response Boast-Small file photo SEATTLE – Coast Guard crews rescued three people aboard a 68-foot pleasure craft that was taking on water near Port Angeles, Sunday night. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Port Angeles and the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Adelie dewatered the vessel and towed it to Port Angeles Boat Haven. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man from plane crash off Bainbridge Island

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man from plane crash off Bainbridge Island
Coast Guard Stationt Seattle 45-foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo SEATTLE — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a 70-year-old man missing from a plane crash in Eagle Harbor, off Bainbridge Island, Wash. Coast Guard command personnel have been in contact with the families of those affected by the incident, and we extend our deepest condolences to those affected by this tragedy, as well...

Coast Guard medevacs man from Pennington Avenue Bridge in Baltimore

Coast Guard medevacs man from Pennington Avenue Bridge in Baltimore
A Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Station Curtis Bay in Baltimore takes aboard an injured man in a stokes litter alongside the Pennington Avenue Bridge in Baltimore, May 28, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Curtis Bay) BALTIMORE — A Coast Guard boat crew medevaced a man who had reportedly fallen from the Pennington Avenue Bridge and suffered an arm injury in Baltimore,...

Coast Guard rescues person near Dauphin Island

Coast Guard rescues person near Dauphin Island
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued a person on an inflatable raft near Dauphin Island, Alabama, Monday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Dauphin Island received a report from the Dauphin Island Police Department of a person on an inflatable raft that appeared to be in distress. Station Dauphin Island boatcrew members launched a 45-foot Response...

Coast Guard searching for missing kayakers off Groton, Connecticut

Coast Guard searching for missing kayakers off Groton, Connecticut
Coast Guard Station New London 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Coast Guard is searching for two overdue kayakers Sunday after they were reported missing near Groton, Connecticut. Missing is Spencer Mugford, 21 years old, and Sophia McKenna, 20 years old, last seen aboard a white tandem kayak via social media at 2:00 a.m., Sunday morning. At approximately 6:30 p.m.,...

Coast Guard Cutter Munro holds change of command in Alameda

Coast Guard Cutter Munro holds change of command in Alameda
Honor Guard members of the Coast Guard Cutter Munro crew begin the change-of-command ceremony in Alameda, California, May 24, 2018.  (Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Paul Krug) ALAMEDA, Calif. — Capt. James Estramonte relieved Capt. Thomas King as commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Munro (WMSL 755) in a change-of-command ceremony at Coast Guard Base Alameda Thursday. As inaugural...

Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod welcomes new commanding officer

Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod welcomes new commanding officer
Coast Guard Capt. Tim Tobiasz, left, returns the salute from Capt. Scott Langum, right, officially marking the change of command, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Bourne, Massachusetts.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Aux. Michael Dubin) BOSTON – Capt. Scott Langum assumed command of Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod Friday from Capt. Timothy Tobiasz, during a change-of-command ceremony on Cape Cod. Langum previously...

Coast Guard hoists injured hiker off beach north of Lincoln City, Ore.

Coast Guard hoists injured hiker off beach north of Lincoln City, Ore.
Petty Officer 3rd Class Caleb, a rescue swimmer from Coast Guard Sector North Bend, assists emergency medical service personnel approach a helicopter in Lincoln City, Ore., May 27, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Cody Reed. NORTH BEND, Ore. — A Coast Guard helicopter crew assisted North Lincoln Fire and Rescue by hoisted an injured, 78-year-old female hiker from a beach near...