Coast Guard rescues stranded boaters near Egg Island Point, NJ

Coast Guard rescues stranded boaters near Egg Island Point, NJ
A Coast Guard helicopter aircrew from Air Station Atlantic City poses for a photograph alongside the three boaters they rescued from a grounded skiff near Egg Island Point, New Jersey, Oct. 17, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued three boaters from a grounded skiff near Egg Island Point, New Jersey, Wednesday. The boaters notified the Coast Guard they were stranded...

Coast Guard rescues grandfather, granddaughter in Grassy Sound, NJ

Coast Guard rescues grandfather, granddaughter in Grassy Sound, NJ
Members of Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City pose for a photo with a grandfather and granddaughter they rescued from a stranded personal water craft in Grassy Sound, New Jersey, Aug. 31, 2018.  CAPE MAY, NJ — A Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued a grandfather and a granddaughter from a personal watercraft that ran aground in Grassy Sound, New Jersey, Thursday evening. Watchstanders at the Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Celebrity Summit 230 miles off NJ

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Celebrity Summit 230 miles off NJ
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo CAPE MAY, NJ — A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced a man from a cruise ship approximately 230 miles east of Cape May, New Jersey, Monday afternoon. Watchstanders at the 5th District command center were notified Monday morning of the cruise ship Celebrity Summit who had reported that a 61-year-old male crewmember was suffering...

Coast Guard ends search for missing swimmer off Rehoboth Beach, DE

Coast Guard ends search for missing swimmer off Rehoboth Beach, DE
USCG file photo PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard ended its search for a man who went missing off Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, Monday. The body of Timothy Toner was recovered by Rehoboth Beach Police  south of Dewey Beach, Delaware. The Coast Guard launched an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Air Station Atlantic City, a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Station Indian River, and the Coast Guard Cutter...

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Rehoboth Beach, DE

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Rehoboth Beach, DE
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard is searching for a swimmer who went missing off Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, Monday morning. Timothy Toner, a 43-year-old caucasian male with red hair, was last seen wearing black pants and no shirt. The Coast Guard was initially notified of the distress call from Rehoboth Beach 911 dispatch center...

Coast Guard medevacs man from boat 70 miles off New Jersey

Coast Guard medevacs man from boat 70 miles off New Jersey
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA – A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a man from a fishing boat about 70 miles southeast of Cape May, New Jersey, Wednesday. The crew of the fishing boat Relentless called the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay Command Center at about 1 p.m. and reported that a crewmember was experiencing chest pains and needed medical...

Coast Guard medevacs 44-year-old man near Long Beach, N.Y.

Coast Guard medevacs 44-year-old man near Long Beach, N.Y.
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 44-year-old man suffering from abdominal pains near Long Beach, New York, Friday evening. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York command center received notification at approximately 10:30 p.m., stating the crewmember needed medical attention aboard the 600-foot Greek-flagged...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 80 miles east of Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 80 miles east of Atlantic City, NJ
Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA — An aircrew aboard a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter medevaced a 66-year-old woman from the cruise ship Carnival Horizon at approximately 1 a.m. this morning. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center were contacted by a crewmember on the cruise ship, who requested a medevac for the woman. The woman had...

Coast Guard searching for missing man off Kent Island, Maryland

Coast Guard searching for missing man off Kent Island, Maryland
BALTIMORE – Coast Guard crews, with state and local partners, are searching by air and sea for a man who reportedly fell overboard between Kent Narrows and Herring Bay, Wednesday afternoon. The missing man is described as being a white male, about 6-feet tall, 180-190 pounds, wearing blue shorts and a dark shirt without a life jacket. Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a...