Coast Guard, partner agencies continue responding to downed Marine Corps helicopters

Coast Guard, partner agencies continue responding to downed Marine Corps helicopters
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard and partner agencies continue searching for survivors after two aircraft crashed off Haleiwa on the North Shore of Oahu, Friday. Responders are searching for survivors in a debris field located approximately seven miles offshore that stretches from Mokule’ia Beach to Turtle Bay. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); “The...

Coast Guard suspends active search for Kona woman off Big Island of Hawaii

Coast Guard suspends active search for Kona woman off Big Island of Hawaii
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard suspended the search late Wednesday for missing 33-year-old Amber Savant of Kona presumed swept out to sea while free diving near Kapoho Bay, Big Island. “To suspend an active search and rescue case without definitive resolution is one of the most difficult decisions to make,” said Cmdr. Arex Avanni, deputy commanding officer at Coast Guard Sector Honolulu. “We saturated...