Coast Guard Cutter Oak rescues 2 men aboard disabled, dismasted sailing vessel

Coast Guard Cutter Oak rescues 2 men aboard disabled, dismasted sailing vessel
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Oak rescue two men aboard the disabled and adrift sailing vessel Fools Wisdom, approximately 50 nautical miles north of Puerto Rico. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Oak rescued two men Thursday afternoon aboard the disabled, dismasted and adrift sailing vessel Fools Wisdom, approximately 50 nautical miles north of Puerto Rico. Rescued...

Coast Guard rescues man adrift for three days aboard capsized catamaran

San Juan, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews rescued a man adrift for three days aboard a capsized catamaran Monday, approximately five nautical miles off the northern coast of Loiza, Puerto Rico. The rescued man reportedly was transiting Friday from Culebra Island to Fajardo, Puerto Rico, when his catamaran capsized shortly after departing Culebra Island. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard recovers body of missing man in “La Villa Pesquera” Beach, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews located and recovered the body of a missing man Wednesday night, after his body refloated just off the beach rocks in “La Villa Pesquera,” Isabela, Puerto Rico. The crew of a Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen MH-65 Dolphin helicopter located the body at approximately 7 p.m. Wednesday, while the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Reef Shark launched...

Caribbean Corridor Strike Force arrests two smugglers, seize boat, 95 bricks of cocaine

USCG 45 foot RBM file photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – U.S. Coast Guardsmen and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents, working jointly with Caribbean Corrridor Strike Force (CCSF) partners, arrested two suspected Dominican smugglers and seized 95 bricks of cocaine and an 18-foot boat (yola), following an at-sea interdiction Monday in the Mona Passage. The crew of a CBP Caribbean Air...