Coast Guard medevacs man near Port O’Connor

Coast Guard medevacs man near Port O’Connor
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a 52-year-old man from a fishing vessel 15 miles south of Port O’Connor, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi watchstanders received a call from a man aboard a fishing vessel on VHF-FM channel 16 stating a crewmember was experiencing symptoms of a heart attack. Watchstanders issued an urgent marine information broadcast and launched...

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard sailing vessel off Vilano Beach

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard sailing vessel off Vilano Beach
A Coast Guard Station Mayport boat crew tows a disabled 30-foot sailing vessel with three people aboard offshore Vilano Beach, Florida, July 22, 2023. The sailing vessel became disabled due to a passing storm and was towed safety to the Vilano Beach Fishing Pier in St. Augustine, Florida, by the boat crew. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Mayport) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard assisted...

Coast Guard medevacs woman south of Lake Charles

Coast Guard medevacs woman south of Lake Charles
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alejandro Rivera HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 43-year-old woman from an oil tanker 55 miles south of Lake Charles, Louisiana, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a call from a man aboard a 22-foot pleasure craft on VHF-FM channel 16 at 3:03 p.m. that his wife was displaying symptoms...

Coast Guard assists mariner aboard disabled vessel

Coast Guard assists mariner aboard disabled vessel
Channel Islands Harbor 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class DaVonte Marrow SAN PEDRO, Calif. — Personnel from U.S. Coast Guard Station Channel Islands assisted one person aboard a disabled recreational boat in the vicinity of Port Hueneme, Wednesday morning. The mariner, situated approximately 3 nautical miles south of Port Hueneme, had alerted nearby M/V WMT by flashing...

Coast Guard coordinates rescue of overdue fisherman

Coast Guard coordinates rescue of overdue fisherman
Air Station Barbers Point HC-130 Hercules airplane file photo courtesy of the Coast Guard Cutter KimballSANTA RITA, Guam — U.S. Coast Guard Forces Micronesia/Sector Guam personnel successfully coordinated a search and rescue operation, in collaboration with multiple partners, to locate and rescue two overdue fishermen near Nukuoro Atoll in the Federated States of Micronesia on July 12 and 13. Thanks...

Coast Guard rescues 1 after boat fire in Delaware Bay

Coast Guard rescues 1 after boat fire in Delaware Bay
The U.S. Coast Guard, Down Township Fire Department, and Little Creek Fire Department respond to a 42-foot recreational boat fire in Delaware Bay, July 18, 2023.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard Station Cape May/Released) PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued a man from the water Tuesday after his boat caught fire in the Delaware Bay. A Cumberland County, New Jersey, dispatcher...

Coast Guard rescues kite surfer near Port Mansfield

Coast Guard rescues kite surfer near Port Mansfield
Petty Officer 2nd Class Luke Mathews, Petty Officer 3rd Class Logan Sjodin, Lt. j.g. Christian Roubique, and Lt. Jamel Chokr pose for a photo following a search and rescue case off Bird Island near Port Mansfield, Texas, July 15, 2023.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Air Station Corpus Christi) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued a kite surfer who was beset by weather near Port Mansfield,...

Coast Guard rescues 3 after boat capsizes off Freeport

Coast Guard rescues 3 after boat capsizes off Freeport
Petty Officer 2nd Class Jayven Amanonce, the coxswain of a 45-foot Response Boat–Medium from Coast Guard Station Freeport, surveys a capsized vessel approximately 10 miles miles off Freeport, Texas, July 16, 2023.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Elijah Kelley) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard and good Samaritans rescued three adults after their vessel capsized off the coast of Freeport,...

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember near Pecan Island

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember near Pecan Island
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 medevaced a 42-year-old man from a lift boat approximately three miles south of Pecan Island, Louisiana, Saturday morning. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a call at approximately 1:12...