Coast Guard assists 2 aboard disabled vessel 5 miles off Port Mansfield

Coast Guard assists 2 aboard disabled vessel 5 miles off Port Mansfield
A Coast Guard Station South Padre Island 33-foot Special Purpose Craft–Law Enforcement crew tows a disabled 23-foot center console 5 miles off Port Mansfield, Texas, Aug. 12, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station South Padre Island) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted two boaters Friday aboard a disabled vessel 5 miles off Port Mansfield, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Corpus...

Coast Guard repatriates 34 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 34 people to Cuba
Coast Guard Station Islamorada law enforcement crew members rescue people from the water about 6 miles off Long Key, Florida, Aug. 8, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Islamorada’s crew) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Issac Mayo’s crew repatriated 36 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following several interdictions off Florida’s coast. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received...

Coast Guard transfers 46 people to The Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers 46 people to The Bahamas
Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Sabrina Laberdesque MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark’s crew transferred 46 people to The Bahamas, Friday, after Bahamian authorities requested assistance. Coast Guard Cutter Margaret Norvell alerted Sector Miami watchstanders of a suspected smuggling venture, Thursday, at approximately 12:30 a.m., about 6 miles east of...

Coast Guard terminates voyage of an illegal charter vessel

Coast Guard terminates voyage of an illegal charter vessel
SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of an illegal charter vessel operating in the vicinity of Newport Beach on Aug. 6, 2022. A small boat crew from Coast Guard Station Los Angeles-Long Beach discovered that the 50-foot pleasure craft, Yachtley Crue, was operating as an illegal charter with 12 passengers aboard and found the following violations: Violation of 46 C.F.R. 176.100...

Coast Guard repatriates 186 Haitians

Coast Guard repatriates 186 Haitians
Haitian migrants enter the water after their vessel capsized off Ocean Reef, Florida, Aug. 6, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Islamorada’s crew) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Forward’s crew repatriated 186 Haitians to Cap-Haitien, Haiti, Tuesday, following an interdiction near Ocean Reef. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew notified Coast Guard Sector Key...

Coast Guard rescues man from capsized vessel off Pawleys Island

Coast Guard rescues man from capsized vessel off Pawleys Island
A U.S. Coast Guard Station Georgetown crew responded to a capsized vessel offshore Pawleys Island, South Carolina, Aug. 11, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard Photo courtesy of Georgetown) CHARLESTON, S.C. — A Coast Guard Station Georgetown boatcrew rescued Stacy Hicks, Thursday, after his vessel capsized 9 miles offshore Pawleys Island. A good Samaritan contacted a Station Georgetown watchstander at 6:08 p.m.,...

Coast Guard recognizes CMA CGM mariners for rescue

Coast Guard recognizes CMA CGM mariners for rescue
At the Port of Guam on Aug. 10, 2022, Capt. Nick Simmons, U.S. Coast Guard Forces Micronesia/Sector Guam commander, stands for a photo Capt. Donald Moore and the crew who were present during the case, as well as Charlie Hermosa, general manager in Guam for CGA CGM and APL. The U.S. Coast Guard recognized mariners aboard the CGA CGM Herodote with a Certificate of Merit for their action to save lives...

Coast Guard medevacs woman near Boswell Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs woman near Boswell Bay, Alaska
Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated a woman Wednesday evening near Boswell Bay, Alaska. A MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Forward Operating Location Cordova, hoisted and transported the injured 63-year-old woman from her property on Hinchinbrook Island to awaiting emergency medical services personnel at...

Coast Guard Warns of Impeding Commercial Vessels

Coast Guard Warns of Impeding Commercial Vessels
MANISTEE, Mich. – Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan is reminding boaters to stay out of the Pere Marquette River Channel, Ludington, Michigan, during times when large commercial traffic is transiting the channel. The Coast Guard has received numerous reports regarding recreational vessels and anglers impeding the safe movement of commercial vessels transiting the Pere Marquette River. Mariners are...