International Ice Patrol – Remembering the Titanic 110 years later

International Ice Patrol - Remembering the Titanic 110 years later
Petty Officer 2nd Class John Tchorz, an aviation maintenance technician stationed at U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, lays a wreath at the site of the Titanic resting place, April 21, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Kimberly Reaves) by Petty Officer 3rd Class Kim Reaves Water stretches as far as the eye can see, and the air is chilled. The ocean’s surface is studded...

Coast Guard rescues 2 stranded hikers from coastal cliff in Manzanita, OR

Coast Guard rescues 2 stranded hikers from coastal cliff in Manzanita, OR
Petty Officer 1st Class Keith Williams, an aviation survival technician, is lowered from a Sector Columbia River MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter during the rescue of two hikers near Neahkahnie Beach, OR, Monday, April 25.  (Courtesy photo by Cannon Beach Fire and Rescue) ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued two hikers Monday from a coastal cliff in Manzanita. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Columbia...

Coast Guard rescues 2 mariners 86 miles southeast of Cape Fear

Coast Guard rescues 2 mariners 86 miles southeast of Cape Fear
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and HC-130 Hercules aircraft file photo ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. — The Coast Guard hoisted two mariners from a damaged sailing vessel approximately 86 miles southeast of Cape Fear on Friday. Following the host, an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew safely transported the mariners back to Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City. Watchstanders from the U.S. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from vessel south of Sabine, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from vessel south of Sabine, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alejandro Rivera HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a crew member Wednesday from a tanker vessel 20 miles south of Sabine Pass, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a medevac request at 12:17 p.m. from the vessel agent of the 980-foot tanker vessel Tenergy, stating a 40-year-old...

Coast Guard repatriates 88 people to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 88 people to Haiti
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter William Trump’s crew interdicts a Haitian sail freighter, April. 6, 2022, approximately 18 miles north of Sagua La Grande, Cuba. (U.S. Coast Guard by Lt. David Allen) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Thetis’ crew repatriated 88 people to Haiti Sunday after being interdicted Tuesday approximately 18 miles north of Sagua La Grande, Cuba. An Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean...

Coast Guard responds to adrift container ship off Point Reyes coast

Coast Guard responds to adrift container ship off Point Reyes coast
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard and California Department of Fish and Wildlife Office of Spill Prevention and Response and Marin County are responding to an adrift 564-foot container ship approximately seven miles off the coast of Point Reyes, Calif., Friday. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders were notified...

Coast Guard medevacs hiker after 200-foot fall from mountain in Sitka

Coast Guard medevacs hiker after 200-foot fall from mountain in Sitka
An area on Mount Vestovia, where a 70-year-old hiker was rescued after falling 200 feet, near Sitka, Alaska, on March 26, 2022. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated a 70-year-old hiker who reportedly fell 200 feet while hiking on Mount Verstovia near Sitka, today. An Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew safely transported the hiker to Emergency...

Coast Guard repatriates 188 people to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 188 people to Haiti
A small boat from Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma ferries Haitians from the ship to Cap-Haitien, Haiti, March 22, 2022. 188 Haitians were repatriated following an interdiction on March 19, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma’s crew) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma’s crew repatriated 188 people to Haiti, Tuesday, following an interdiction approximately 20 miles off Cap...

Coast Guard medevacs injured man near Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs injured man near Dutch Harbor, Alaska
The Coast Guard medevacs a man from a fish processing vessel approximately 92 miles North West of Dutch Harbor March 17, 2022. JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a fish processing vessel approximately 92 miles northwest of Dutch Harbor Thursday. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew deployed aboard Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley hoisted the injured man from 262-foot fish processor...