Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk rescues sea turtles in the Atlantic Ocean

Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk rescues sea turtles in the Atlantic Ocean
(Left to right) U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Dylan Neathery, Senegalese Navy Lt. Papa Ousmane Sylla, and U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Caitlyn Mason pose for a photo after rescuing a sea turtle caught in a fishing net in the Atlantic Ocean, July 14, 2022. U (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jessica Fontenette) ATLANTIC OCEAN – The crew of the Famous-class medium...

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from bulk carrier off Galveston

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from bulk carrier off Galveston
A Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat–Medium (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alejandro Rivera) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 44-year-old man from a bulk carrier vessel Wednesday off Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a notification at 11 a.m. from a Sector Houston-Galveston boarding team aboard the 623-foot...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from water near Port Isabel

Coast Guard rescues 3 from water near Port Isabel
A Coast Guard Station South Padre Island 33-foot Special Purpose Craft–Law Enforcement crew rescues three people from the water after their vessel capsized near Port Isabel, Texas, Aug. 9, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station South Padre Island) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued three people from the water Tuesday after their vessel capsized near Port Isabel, Texas. Coast...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Juneau

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Juneau
Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo courtesy of Anthony Moss KODIAK, Alaska – The Coast Guard suspended its search Tuesday for a 31-year-old male crew member who went overboard from a cruise ship in Gastineau Channel, Alaska, Monday night. Coast Guard crews conducted over 10 hours of air and surface searches, which covered 38 square nautical miles. “The decision to...

Coast Guard terminates voyage of illegal charter near Newport Beach

Coast Guard terminates voyage of illegal charter near Newport Beach
SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of an illegal charter vessel operating in the vicinity of Newport Beach on Aug. 6, 2022. A small boat crew from Coast Guard Station Los Angeles-Long Beach discovered that the 50-foot pleasure craft, Yachtley Crue, was operating as an illegal charter with 12 passengers aboard and found the following violations: Violation of 46 C.F.R. 176.100...

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from vessel off Corpus Christi

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from vessel off Corpus Christi
A Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew medevacs a 47-year-old man from the bulk carrier vessel Yasa Unity off Corpus Christi, Texas, Aug. 9, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Air Station Corpus Christi) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a 47-year-old man from a bulk carrier vessel Tuesday off Corpus Christi. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command...

Coast Guard rescues injured hiker near Cape Johnson, WA

Coast Guard rescues injured hiker near Cape Johnson, WA
Air Station Port Angeles MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Chief Petty Officer David Mosley SEATTLE — The Coast Guard rescued an injured hiker from the beach near Cape Johnson in Olympic National Park Monday afternoon. At 1:50 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound watchstanders received a call from the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center relaying park rangers’ request for assistance in...

Coast Guard offloads $22 million in seized cocaine in San Juan

Coast Guard offloads $22 million in seized cocaine in San Juan
Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Tezanos crewmembers offloaded 1,100 kilograms of cocaine, valued at $22 million dollars, at Coast Guard Base San Juan Aug. 8, 2022, following three separate interdictions of drug smuggling vessels near Puerto Rico. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Tezanos and Caribbean Corridor Strike Force agents offloaded 2,425...

Coast Guard repatriates 43 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 43 people to Cuba
MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evan’s crew repatriated 43 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following several interdictions off Florida’s coast. An Air Station Clearwater air crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel, Saturday, at approximately 12:45 a.m., about 20 miles south of Boot Key. A good Samaritan notified Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic boat with people...