Coast Guard halts illegal charter operation at Lummus Park

Coast Guard halts illegal charter operation at Lummus Park
A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach boat crew terminated the voyage of a 21-foot vessel at Lummus Park after they discovered that the vessel was operating illegally Sunday, October 13, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a 21-foot pleasure craft with eight people aboard Sunday at Lummus Park after discovering multiple violations. A Coast Guard Station Miami...

Coast Guard medevacs man 1 mile east of Jekyll Island

Coast Guard medevacs man 1 mile east of Jekyll Island
Coast Guard Station Brunswick 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony L. Soto. CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 52-year-old man Tuesday from a fishing vessel 1 mile east of Jekyll Island, Georgia. A Coast Guard Station Brunswick 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew transported the man to Morningstar Marina where EMS was waiting. At 11:12 a.m., Coast Guard...

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water east of Fort Pierce Inlet

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water east of Fort Pierce Inlet
The 80-foot vessel Hush Puppy crew waits for the Coast Guard for assistance Sunday, October 13, 2019,  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Fort Pierce 45-foot Response Boat–Medium boatcrew assisted the 80-foot vessel Hush Puppy 4 miles east of Fort Pierce Inlet Sunday. Coast Guard Station Fort Pierce received a notification from the 80-foot vessel reporting experiencing water...

Coast Guard assists 3 near Clearwater, Florida

Coast Guard assists 3 near Clearwater, Florida
A Coast Guard Station Sand Key 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 15 miles west of Clearwater, Florida, Oct. 12, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Fireman Patrick Brown) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 15 miles west of Clearwater, Florida, Saturday evening. A Coast Guard Station Sand Key 45-foot...

Coast Guard rescues 10 mariners participating in the Harvest Moon Regatta

Coast Guard rescues 10 mariners participating in the Harvest Moon Regatta
Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi Dolphin helicopter file photo by PA2 Adam Eggers CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Coast Guard rescued 10 mariners from sailing vessels participating in the Harvest Moon Regatta near Port Aransas, Texas, Friday evening. A Coast Guard Station Port O’ Connor 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium boat crew was launched to assist the disabled sailing vessel Gypsy Soul...

Coast Guard assists 13 boaters from sailing vessels in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 13 boaters from sailing vessels in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted 13 boaters from sailing vessels in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas, Friday. In the first case, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a 46-foot sailing vessel, with a family of six along with a dog and cat aboard,...

Coast Guard rescues 3 divers off coast of Maui

Coast Guard rescues 3 divers off coast of Maui
Coast Guard Station Maui 45-foot Response Boat -Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Rob Lester HONOLULU — The Coast Guard rescued three divers who lost contact with their vessel and became stranded approximately 30 miles northeast of Kahului, Maui, Monday. “These were seasoned divers who became lost after diving for an extended amount of time,” said Lt. Megan Bowis, command center...

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters south of St. John’s River Inlet

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters south of St. John's River Inlet
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Coast Guard crews rescued two boaters Sunday after their 51-foot sailing vessel became disabled 1-mile south of St. John’s River Inlet. The vessel is being monitored by Coast Guard Pollution Investigators due to its proximity to Atlantic Beach. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville...

Coast Guard assists 3 near Redfish Pass, Florida

Coast Guard assists 3 near Redfish Pass, Florida
A Coast Guard Station Ft. Myers Beach boatcrew assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 17 miles west of Sanibel Island, Florida, Oct. 4, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 17 miles west of Sanibel Island Saturday afternoon. A Coast Guard Station Ft. Myers Beach 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew arrived...