Coast Guard searching for two missing canoers near Annapolis, Maryland

Coast Guard searching for two missing canoers near Annapolis, Maryland
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Coast Guard is searching for two canoers last sighted ten miles south of Annapolis near Herring Bay, Maryland. The missing canoers have been identified as a 41 year-old woman and her 8 year-old son. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capitol Region command center received a report Thursday evening from the Maryland State Police, that two individuals were...

Coast Guard ends search for two overdue boaters off Puerto Rico

Coast Guard ends search for two overdue boaters off Puerto Rico
FAJARDO, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard ended the search for two overdue boaters Monday following their rescue from Culebrita Island, Puerto Rico. Samuel Osorio, 28, and another man in his 30’s, were reported by the wife of Osorio to be safe after they were rescued by their friends and safely returned to the nearby municipality of Culebra Island Monday morning. The men were reported overdue...

Coast Guard searching for 2 overdue boaters off Puerto Rico

Coast Guard searching for 2 overdue boaters off Puerto Rico
Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Eric D. Woodall SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico. — The Coast Guard along with Puerto Rico Police Joint Forces of Rapid Action (FURA) are searching for two overdue boaters Monday in the vicinity of Culebra Island and Culebrita Island, Puerto Rico. Overdue are Samuel Osorio, 28, and another man in his 30’s, who...

Coast Guard searching for one person aboard overdue vessel in Vermillion Bay

Coast Guard searching for one person aboard overdue vessel in Vermillion Bay
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ryan Keegan. NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for one person aboard an overdue vessel in Vermillion Bay, Louisiana, Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report from St. Mary Sheriff’s Department at 8:35 p.m. Thursday of an overdue 17-foot Boston Whaler. The vessel...

Coast Guard coordinates rescue of fishermen 1300 miles southwest of San Diego

Coast Guard coordinates rescue of fishermen 1300 miles southwest of San Diego
Pararescuemen parachute out of a C-130 Hercules in this file photo ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Coast Guard coordinated the rescue of two Mexican fishermen who were injured when their vessel’s crane collapsed more than 1300 miles southwest of San Diego in international waters, Friday. The safety officer from the tuna fishing fleet Pesca Azteca contacted Coast Guard Rescue Coordination Center watchstanders...

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water in Nushagak Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water in Nushagak Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and C-130 Hercules aircraft file photo ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a person in the water in Nushagak Bay. Two MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crews and a C-130 Hercules aircraft crew from Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak searched approximately 650 square miles over the course of more than ten hours for a male crew member from the commercial...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water in Nushagak Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard searching for person in the water in Nushagak Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and C-130 Hercules aircraft file photo ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water in Nushagak Bay, Monday. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and C-130 Hercules aircraft crew from Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak are searching for a male crew member from the commercial fishing vessel Pail Rider who went overboard at approximately 3...

Coast Guard locates remaining two missing people in George Inlet near Ketchikan, Alaska

Coast Guard locates remaining two missing people in George Inlet near Ketchikan, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter file photo JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard and Ketchikan Volunteer Rescue Squad located the remaing two missing people near the crash site of the Beaver float plane, Tuesday night. A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew located the individuals and vectored in the Ketchikan Volunteer Rescue Squad to the location. In total ten people were rescued and...

Coast Guard rescues four who abandoned ship south of Atka Island, Alaska

Coast Guard rescues four who abandoned ship south of Atka Island, Alaska
The Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley with a Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter embarked on the stern of the cutter. U.S. Coast Guard file photo. JUNEAU, Alaska — An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew rescued four people who abandoned ship after their boat began taking on water when it reportedly hit a rock south of Atka Island, Saturday. Coast Guard District 17 command center watchstanders...