Coast Guard medevacs man 7 miles offshore Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs man 7 miles offshore Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a vessel 7 miles offshore Freeport, Texas, Wednesday. Coast Guard Station Freeport watchstanders received a call at 9:20 a.m. from the captain of the lift boat Lafayette stating that he was experiencing chest pains and numbness in his legs. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard assists 2 offshore Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 2 offshore Freeport, Texas
Two people aboard a disabled 26-foot center console vessel await the assistance of a Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew from Station Freeport 55 miles offshore Freeport, Texas, June 19, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Freeport) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted two boaters aboard a disabled, adrift vessel offshore Freeport, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Coast Guard rescues 3 after catarmaran capsizes in Virginia.

Coast Guard rescues 3 after catarmaran capsizes in Virginia.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued three people after a catamaran capsized Saturday night near New Point, Virginia. A family member of the three missing people called the Coast Guard Sector Virginia command center at approximately 8 p.m. Saturday to report their vessel overdue for their scheduled return. Virginia Marine Police recovered two of the three individuals clinging to New Point Spit...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from a vessel west of Anna Maria

Coast Guard rescues 3 from a vessel west of Anna Maria
St. Petersburg, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued three people, Friday, from a 22-foot vessel taking on water 25 miles west of Anna Maria. Rescued where: Jorge Girledo, Smith Pabby, and Jiyao Ghou. A Coast Guard Station Cortez rescue crew arrived on scene and safely transferred the boaters in distress from the sinking vessel to Station Cortez with no injuries. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg command...

Coast Guard enforces safety zone in Savannah River

Coast Guard enforces safety zone in Savannah River
The 1091-foot motor vessel Maersk Surabaya ran aground in the Savannah River, June 14, 2022. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Savannah SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Coast Guard established a safety zone around the motor vessel Maersk Surabaya after the vessel ran aground in the Savannah River near Fort Jackson, Tuesday. A Coast Guard Station Tybee Island 45-foot Response Boat—Medium (RBM) crew enforced...

Coast Guard rescues mariner off Oahu before vessel capsizes

Coast Guard rescues mariner off Oahu before vessel capsizes
A U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point aircrew rescues a mariner moments before his disabled vessel capsizes off Oahu, Hawaii, June 11, 2022.  (Video capture courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard rescued a mariner aboard a disabled vessel off Reef Runway, Saturday. The disabled vessel was located by an Air Station Barbers Point MH-65 Dolphin helicopter...

Coast Guard rescues 8 aboard disabled vessel near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 8 aboard disabled vessel near Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew rescues eight boaters aboard a disabled 23-foot center console near Galveston, Texas, June 12, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued eight boaters Sunday aboard a disabled vessel near Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification...

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the Chesapeake Bay

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the Chesapeake Bay
The Coast Guard cancelled the search for a person in the water in the Chesapeake Bay, Sunday. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a possible person in the water in the Chesapeake Bay, Sunday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Virginia command center initially received a report of a 20-foot Boston Whaler beached in the vicinity of Factory Point,...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water in the Chesapeake Bay

Coast Guard searching for person in the water in the Chesapeake Bay
The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for a possible person in the water in the Chesapeake Bay, Saturday.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for a possible person in the water in the Chesapeake Bay, Saturday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Virginia command center initially received a report of a 20-foot Boston Whaler...