Coast Guard rescues sailors run aground near Santa Cruz Island

Coast Guard rescues sailors run aground near Santa Cruz Island
MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter from FOB Point Mugu file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Sondra-Kay Kneen. San Pedro, Calif. – The Coast Guard conducted a helicopter rescue from the sailing vessel LULA that ran aground near Santa Cruz Island on Thanksgiving, Thursday. At 10 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles – Long Beach Command Center received a notification that a Digital Selective...

Coast Guard repatriates 180 people to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 180 people to Haiti
A Coast Guard Station Islamorada small boat crew, Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 helicopter aircrew, and a Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations small boat crew search for people in the water near Rodriguez Key, Florida, Nov. 21, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Robert Collins) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba’s crew repatriated 180 Haitians to Haiti, Saturday, following...

Coast Guard rescues 4 from shrimp boat south of Jamaica Beach

Coast Guard rescues 4 from shrimp boat south of Jamaica Beach
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew responds to an 86-foot shrimp boat taking on water with four people aboard 11 miles south of Jamaica Beach, Texas. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued four men from a shrimp boat taking on water 11 miles south of Jamaica Beach, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Coast Guard rescues cruise ship passenger near Southwest Pass

Coast Guard rescues cruise ship passenger near Southwest Pass
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter landing in New Orleans, Louisiana. (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class James Hague) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued a cruise ship passenger Thursday evening, approximately 20 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call from the Carnival Valor at...

Coast Guard rescues man from tide pools in St. Croix

Coast Guard rescues man from tide pools in St. Croix
A Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter aircrew hoists a 65-year-old man who was trapped in a blowhole of the Annaly Bay Carambola tide pools in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands Nov. 22, 2022.  ( U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard, St. Croix Rescue, Virgin Islands Department of Natural Resources and Virgin Islands Fire Emergency Service units rescued...

Coast Guard suspends search off Florida Keys

Coast Guard suspends search off Florida Keys
Coast Guard Cutter Pablo Valent’s small boat rescue crew saves people in the water 50 miles off Little Torch Key, Florida, Nov. 19, 2022.. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Coast Guard Pablo Valent’s crew) MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended the search for the Cubans in the water about 50 miles off Little Torch Key, Monday, pending new information. A good Samaritan alerted Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard medevacs 1 from oil tanker 11 miles offshore Port Aransas

Coast Guard medevacs 1 from oil tanker 11 miles offshore Port Aransas
Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by PA2 Adam Eggers CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a 45-year-old man from an oil tanker Saturday 11 miles offshore Port Aransas, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received a call at 4:23 p.m. from the crew of the 820-foot oil tanker Crudesun stating a crew member was experiencing...

Four dead, five missing after homemade boat carrying migrants capsizes off Florida

Four dead, five missing after homemade boat carrying migrants capsizes off Florida
A good Samaritan notified Sector Key West watchstanders of this migrant vessel about 10 miles south of Lower Matecombe Key, Florida, Nov. 7, 2022. The people were repatriated on Nov. 12, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) Theresa Braine New York Daily News The U.S. Coast Guard was searching Sunday for five people missing after a homemade vessel capsized off the Florida Keys. Four people drowned when...

Update: Coast Guard rescues crew of sinking fishing vessel

Update: Coast Guard rescues crew of sinking fishing vessel
The Coast Guard rescued two people who jumped from a sinking commercial fishing vessel Thursday approximately five miles from Engelhard, North Carolina, in the Pamlico Sound Nov. 17, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued two people who jumped from a sinking commercial fishing vessel Thursday approximately five miles from Engelhard, North Carolina, in the Pamlico...