Coast Guard suspends search for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod

Coast Guard suspends search for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod
BOSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended its active search, pending further developments, for four sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, at 5 a.m. Sunday. Watchstanders from the 1st Coast Guard District command center in Boston were notified at approximately 12:30 a.m., Friday, of two 406MHz personal locator beacons registered to the 39-foot U.K.-flagged sailing vessel Cheeki Rafiki. The...

Coast Guard searching for 4 sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod

 Coast Guard searching for 4 sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for four sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Friday. Watchstanders from the 1st Coast Guard District command center in Boston were notified at approximately 12:30 a.m., Friday, of two 406MHz personal locator beacons registered to the 39-foot U.K.-flagged sailing vessel Cheeki Rafiki. The Cheeki Rafiki’s agent in the U.K. also told the...