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

Coast Guard suspends active search for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod
BOSTON — The Coast Guard suspended its search at 10:00 p.m., Friday, for the missing crew members of the 39-foot sailing vessel Cheeki Rafiki who reported distress approximately 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. At the request of the British Government, the Coast Guard resumed search efforts at 7:38 a.m., Tuesday, having suspending its original 4,000-square-mile search on Sunday after...

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

Coast Guard continues search for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is continuing its search for four sailors approximately 1,000 miles (1,600 kilometers) east of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Friday. Searching are: a U.S. Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules aircraft from Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina a U.S. Navy MH-60 helicopter from the USS Oscar Austin a Royal Air Force HC-130 Hercules aircraft from Brize Norton in Oxfordshire, United...

Video – Statement from U.S. Coast Guard regarding Cheeki Rafiki search

Video - Statement from U.S. Coast Guard regarding Cheeki Rafiki search
BOSTON — The below statement regarding the search for the crew of the Cheeki Rafiki is from U.S. Coast Guard Capt. Anthony Popiel, Chief of Response for the 1st Coast Guard District. It was issued at 4:30 p.m., May 22, 2014:

Search continues for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod

Search continues for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is continuing its search for four sailors approximately 1,000 miles (1,600 kilometers) east of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Thursday. Since resuming efforts Tuesday, search teams have covered approximately 12,000 square miles of ocean. A volunteer vessel in the search area reported objects in the water, but they did not correlate to the Cheeki Rafiki search. 1st Coast Guard...

Coast Guard statement regarding Cheeki Rafiki search

Coast Guard statement regarding Cheeki Rafiki search
BOSTON — The below statement regarding the search for the crew of the Cheeki Rafiki is from U.S. Coast Guard Capt. Anthony Popiel, Chief of Response for the 1st Coast Guard District issued the following statement regarding the search for the crew of the Cheeki Rafiki this afternoon. “Good Afternoon, my name is Capt. Anthony Popiel. I am the Chief of Response for the 1st Coast Guard District...