Coast Guard rescues Austrian boater from life raft in the Atlantic Ocean

Coast Guard rescues Austrian boater from life raft in the Atlantic Ocean
Austrian boater Wolfgang Sloma at Coast Guard Air Station Boriquen after he was rescued Sunday from a life raft in the Atlantic Ocean. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The crew of a Coast Guard HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Air Station Cape Cod rescued an Austrian boater Sunday from a life raft in the Atlantic Ocean, approximately 120 nautical miles northeast of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Rescued is Wolfgang...

Coast Guard crews locate missing kayaker near Saco Bay, Maine

BOSTON — Coast Guard crews found an overdue kayaker after a friend reported him missing near Saco Bay, Maine, Saturday. Maine Marine Patrol aircraft found the 51-year-old’s kayak upright and empty approximately 150 feet off Higgins Beach, Maine, at 6:30 p.m. The kayaker had been kayaking to Bluff Island from Pine Point. Maine Marine Patrol located the kayaker’s vehicle to confirm he had not returned...