Coast Guard rescues kite surfer from water near Texas City, Texas

Coast Guard rescues kite surfer from water near Texas City, Texas
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 29-foot Response Boat–Small crew transports a kite surfer to the Texas City Dike Nov. 26, 2022, near Texas City, Texas. The kite surfer was rescued from the water by a Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued a kite surfer from the water Saturday near Texas City,...

Coast Guard rescues 4 from shrimp boat south of Jamaica Beach

Coast Guard rescues 4 from shrimp boat south of Jamaica Beach
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew responds to an 86-foot shrimp boat taking on water with four people aboard 11 miles south of Jamaica Beach, Texas. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued four men from a shrimp boat taking on water 11 miles south of Jamaica Beach, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Coast Guard rescues cruise ship passenger near Southwest Pass

Coast Guard rescues cruise ship passenger near Southwest Pass
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter landing in New Orleans, Louisiana. (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class James Hague) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued a cruise ship passenger Thursday evening, approximately 20 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call from the Carnival Valor at...

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard disabled, adrift sailboat off Galveston

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard disabled, adrift sailboat off Galveston
A 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Galveston, Texas, prepares to tow a disabled, adrift sailboat in the vicinity of the Galveston jetties, Nov. 15, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Fireman Brandon Caliwag) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted three people aboard a disabled, adrift sailboat approximately 5 miles offshore Galveston, Texas, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Coast Guard repatriates 66 people to the Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 66 people to the Dominican Republic
The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Doyle small boat is on-scene with a makeshift vessel interdicted Nov. 10, 2022, approximately 36 nautical miles northwest of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard returned 66 non-U.S. citizens to the Dominican Republic between Friday and Monday, following two illegal voyage interdictions near Puerto Rico. The interdictions...

Coast Guard rescues 4 east of Cumberland Island, Ga

Coast Guard rescues 4 east of Cumberland Island, Ga
U.S. Coast Guard Station Brunswick crew rescued 4 people aboard a 48-foot vessel taking on water 6 miles east of Cumberland Island, Georgia, Nov. 14, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) CHARLESTON, S.C.— A Coast Guard Station Brunswick crew rescued four people, Monday, after a 48-foot vessel began taking on water 6 miles east of Cumberland Island, Georgia. The owner of the 48-foot vessel notified...

Coast Guard rescues four people from a disabled sailing vessel

Coast Guard rescues four people from a disabled sailing vessel
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Stephen Lehmann. PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued four people from a disabled sailing vessel Monday approximately two miles east of Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector Virginia received notification at approximately 2 a.m. from a good Samaritan that the 48-foot sailing vessel Irish...

Coast Guard rescues 8 boaters offshore Fort Morgan, Alabama

Coast Guard rescues 8 boaters offshore Fort Morgan, Alabama
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-60 Jayhawk aircrew pose for a photo with eight boaters they rescued near Fort Morgan, Alabama, Saturday November 12, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued eight boaters from a vessel taking on water approximately 19 miles south of Fort Morgan, Alabama, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a mayday call over...

Coast Guard medevacs worker near Dauphin Island, Alabama

Coast Guard medevacs worker near Dauphin Island, Alabama
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a 58 year-old-male Wednesday from an oil rig 14 miles south of Dauphin Island, Alabama. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a call at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday from an oil rig requesting a medevac for a 58-year-old male who was suffering from chest pain. Sector...