Coast Guard suspends search for El Faro crew after 7-day search

Coast Guard suspends search for El Faro crew after 7-day search
MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended the search for possible survivors from the cargo ship El Faro, which is believed to have sunk during Hurricane Joaquin,  at sunset Wednesday, Coast Guard, Navy, Air Force, Air National Guard and tugboat crews searched more than 183,000 square nautical miles off the Bahamian coast in a joint effort to locate the El Faro crew. “I have come to a very difficult...

Coast Guard continues search for missing El Faro crew

Coast Guard continues search for missing El Faro crew
MIAMI – Coast Guard crews continue searching for possible survivors from the cargo ship El Faro Tuesday night, which is believed to have sunk during Hurricane Joaquin. Crews have searched a total of 172,257 square nautical miles while searching in the vicinity of the ship’s last known position 35 nautical miles northeast of Crooked Islands, Bahamas. The Coast Guard located a deceased person...

Search continues for missing container ship caught in Hurricane Joaquin

Search continues for missing container ship caught in Hurricane Joaquin
MIAMI – Coast Guard crews continue searching for possible survivors from the cargo ship El Faro Monday, which is believed to have sunk during Hurricane Joaquin. While searching in the vicinity of the ship’s last known position 35 nautical miles northeast of Crooked Islands, Bahamas, the Coast Guard located a deceased person in a survival suit in the water. A heavily damaged life boat with...

Coast Guard searching for missing container ship caught in Hurricane Joaquin

Coast Guard searching for missing container ship caught in Hurricane Joaquin
MIAMI — The Coast Guard continues to search for a missing container ship with 33 crewmembers aboard reported to be caught in Hurricane Joaquin, near Crooked Island, Bahamas. The crew consists of 28 U.S. citizens and five Polish nationals. Coast Guard search crews have covered approximately 850 square nautical miles in the search for the El Faro crew. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...