Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Miami Beach

Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Miami Beach
The 36-foot boat De Armas off Miami Beach, Florida, Saturday, July 25, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Stephen Pierce) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with 8 people aboard, Saturday, who were operating as an illegal charter in the vicinity of Flagler Monument Island. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 33-foot Special Purpose...

Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Miami Marine Stadium

Coast Guard stops illegal charter near Miami Marine Stadium
The 62-foot boat Odyssey off Miami Marine Stadium, Florida, Saturday, July 25, 2020. Coast Guard Station Miami Beach conducted a routine boarding of the vessel and discovered it was acting as an illegal charter. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Stephen Pierce) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with 12 people aboard, Saturday, who were operating as...

Coast Guard halts illegal passenger vessel operation near Star Island, Florida

Coast Guard halts illegal passenger vessel operation near Star Island, Florida
The 45-foot boat Fantasy Island operates near Star Island, Florida, July 18, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with 14 people aboard, Saturday, who were operating illegal as a small passenger vessel under the control of a credentialed mariner in the vicinity of Star Island. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 33-foot...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Tampa Bay

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Tampa Bay
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 29-foot Response Boat–Small boatcrew, and Coast Guard Investigative Officers board a suspected illegal charter boat near Maximo Marina, St. Petersburg, Florida, July 16, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley J. Johnson) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard terminated an illegal charter Thursday near Maximo Marina in St. Petersburg. A...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Sea Isle Marina

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Sea Isle Marina
A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach law enforcement boarding team halts a 21-foot pontoon boat Friday, near Sea Isle Marina, Miami, Florida, July 17, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with eight people aboard, Thursday, who were operating as an illegal charter in the vicinity of Sea Isle Marina. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Station Miami...

Coast Guard halts 2 illegal charters near Star Island

Coast Guard halts 2 illegal charters near Star Island
A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach boat crew conducted a boarding of the 75-foot pleasure craft, Lady H and the 78-foot pleasure craft, Own the Night, and terminated the operations of the vessels July 10, 2020 after discovering safety violations.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Miami Beach) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyages of two pleasure crafts, with a total 28 people...

Coast Guard fines vessel that failed to provide Notice of Arrival

Coast Guard fines vessel that failed to provide Notice of Arrival
JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard Sector Juneau issued a Notice of Violation to a foreign-flagged vessel that arrived in Auke Bay, Juneau, June 18 without submitting a Notice of Arrival in accordance with ports and waterways safety regulations. The Notice of Arrival (NOA) regulations require pleasure craft vessels over 300 gross tons that are registered with foreign nations, and all foreign-flagged commercial...

Coast Guard terminates illegal charter in St. Petersburg

Coast Guard terminates illegal charter in St. Petersburg
A Coast Guard investigating officer terminates the voyage of a 47-foot uninspected passenger vessel with 15 passengers for hire in St. Petersburg, Florida June 20, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard terminated an illegal charter near St. Petersburg Municipal Marina Saturday. A Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg investigation officer terminated the voyage of a 47-foot...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Miami Marine Stadium

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Miami Marine Stadium
A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement boat crew terminated the voyage of the Momentum 2 for multiple safety violations. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Peter Martinez) MIAMI—The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of the 42-foot pleasure craft, Momentum 2, with 31 people aboard, Saturday, in the vicinity of Miami Marine Stadium. While on...