Coast Guard medevacs child 264 miles southwest of Clearwater

Coast Guard medevacs child 264 miles southwest of Clearwater
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 7-year-old passenger from the cruise ship, Carnival Dream, 264 miles southwest of Clearwater, Sunday. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew flew the child and her father to Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in stable condition. A Carnival Dream crewmember reported...

Coast Guard medevacs man 80 miles southwest of Tampa

Coast Guard medevacs man 80 miles southwest of Tampa
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photoST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 34-year-old crewmember from the cruise ship, Serenade of the Seas, 80 miles west of Tampa, Thursday. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew flew the man to Tampa General Hospital in stable condition. A Serenade crewmember reported to Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from adrift boat near Turks and Caicos Islands

Coast Guard rescues 3 from adrift boat near Turks and Caicos Islands
An Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew rescues three people aboard a 20-foot fishing boat that had been reported overdue near Great Inagua, Bahamas ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued three fishermen, Sunday, from an adrift 20-foot fishing boat near Great Inagua, Bahamas. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater forward-deployed Operation Bahamas and Turks and Caicos (OPBAT)...

Polar Star reaches southernmost navigable waters on Earth

Polar Star reaches southernmost navigable waters on Earth
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star (WAGB 10) transits away from the ice shelf near the Bay of Whales, Antarctica, Feb. 17, 2022. Polar Star navigated to the Southernmost navigable seas and entered uncharted waters, reaching the edge of the ice shelf. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Diolanda Caballero) MCMURDO STATION, Antarctica — U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star (WAGB 10) reached...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger near New Orleans

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger near New Orleans
A Coast Guard Station New Orleans 29-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water boatcrew medevacs a cruise ship passenger on the Mississippi River near New Orleans on Feb. 26, 2022. (Courtesy photo by Coast Guard Station New Orleans) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a 74-year-old cruise ship passenger Saturday evening on the Mississippi River near New Orleans. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans...

Coast Guard rescues shark bite victim near Bahamas

Coast Guard rescues shark bite victim near Bahamas
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew rescued a 51-year-old man after he was bitten by a shark while fishing aboard a vessel near Bimini, Bahamas, Feb. 21, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI —The Coast Guard rescued a 51-year-old man, Monday, after he was bitten by a shark while fishing aboard a vessel near Bimini, Bahamas. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 58 miles southeast of Nantucket

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 58 miles southeast of Nantucket
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo BOSTON — The Coast Guard conducted a medevac of a fisherman 58 miles southeast of Nantucket, Massachusetts, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector Southeast New England watchstanders received a notification from the fishing vessel Jean Marie, reporting that a crewmember was having trouble breathing, and were requesting assistance. A Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 80 miles west of Tampa

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 80 miles west of Tampa
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photoST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard medevaced a 37-year-old man from a commercial fishing vessel 80 miles west of Tampa, Thursday. An MH-60 Jayhawk aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater flew the man to Tampa General Hospital in stable condition. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders were notified by the fishing vessel captain...

Coast Guard rescues woman in distress off San Juan

Coast Guard rescues woman in distress off San Juan
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony L. Soto. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard and local responders recovered a deceased man after a Coast Guard off-duty petty officer rescued a woman Thursday evening in the ocean waters just off the San Felipe del Morro Castle in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. The man and woman reportedly went into the water and...