Coast Guard medevacs man 80 miles off Montauk, NY

Coast Guard medevacs man 80 miles off Montauk, NY
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo NEW YORK — A Coast Guard crew medevaced a man from the recreational vessel Dove approximately 80 miles south of Montauk Tuesday evening. Watchstanders from the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center received notification that a crewmember was very ill and experiencing diabetic-related health complications. The...

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from fishing vessel San José Island

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from fishing vessel San José Island
A Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew and a Coast Guard Station Port Aransas 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew prepare to hoist an injured crew member 9 miles off San José Island, Texas, Oct. 9, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a crew member Saturday from a fishing...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 40 miles off Montauk, NY

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 40 miles off Montauk, NY
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo BOSTON — A Coast Guard crew medevaced a man from the commercial fishing vessel Shelby Ann approximately 40 miles southwest of Montauk, New York, Sunday evening. Watchstanders from the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center received notification on VHF radio channel 16 that a crewmember was struck by a stingray...

Coast Guard rescues hiker from ravine in Olympic National Park

Coast Guard rescues hiker from ravine in Olympic National Park
Coast Guard Air Station Astoria MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo courtesy of Grays County Fire Department SEATTLE — The Coast Guard rescued a missing hiker from a ravine late Sunday near Six Mile trail in the southeast area of Olympic National Park. Rescued was Jerren Fisher, 26. Fisher entered the park on Sept. 8 and was missing for a week. An Olympic National Park search and rescue team located...

Coast Guard rescues 3 as vessel sinks off Long Branch, New Jersey

Coast Guard rescues 3 as vessel sinks off Long Branch, New Jersey
Coast Guard members rescue three people after their vessel began taking on water three miles east of Long Branch, Sept. 12, 2021. LONG BRANCH, N.J. — Coast Guard members rescued three people after their vessel began taking on water three miles east of Long Branch, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received the initial notification from the Monmouth County 911 dispatcher at...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship 45 miles from Sitka, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship 45 miles from Sitka, Alaska
Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk file photo KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew medevaced a woman Wednesday from a cruise ship in Chatham Strait, near Sitka. The aircrew retrieved the woman at approximately 10 a.m. and transferred her to Sitka, for further transport to a higher level of care. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Juneau Command...

Coast Guard works to reopen ports, waterways following Hurricane Ida

Coast Guard works to reopen ports, waterways following Hurricane Ida
Capt. Will Watson, Coast Guard captain-of-the-port for the Port of New Orleans, details how the Coast Guard is working in close coordination with federal, state, parish, city and maritime stakeholders to safely reopen maritime traffic along the Mississippi River and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway Sept. 2, 2021, in New Orleans, Louisiana. (U.S. Coast Guard video capture)NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues 3 mariners stranded on sailboat in Chincoteague Harbor

Coast Guard rescues 3 mariners stranded on sailboat in Chincoteague Harbor
A rescue swimmer from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City rappels down to rescue three mariners stranded in Chincoteague Harbor, Virginia, Sept. 1, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Ross Comstock) CHINCOTEAGUE, Va.— The Coast Guard rescued 3 people in Chincoteague Inlet after their sailboat ran aground during severe weather Wednesday afternoon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 65 miles east of Virginia Beach

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 65 miles east of Virginia Beach
An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 46-year-old man reportedly suffering from symptoms of a heart attack approximately 65 miles east of Virginia Beach, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Virginia received the initial report at approximately 1:15 p.m. from the captain...