Coast Guardsman recognized as Aerospace Control Alert Maintainer of the Year

Coast Guardsman recognized as Aerospace Control Alert Maintainer of the Year
Adm. Charles Ray, the Vice Commandant of the Coast Guard and Deputy Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Rob Bushey recognized Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Anton, an avionics electrical technician as “Maintainer of the Year” for the Continental NORAD Region Aerospace Control Alert during a ceremony at the National Capital Region Air Defense Facility, Aug. 20, 2020. (U.S. Coast...

Coast Guard locates people in the water near Great Egg Harbor Inlet

Coast Guard locates people in the water near Great Egg Harbor Inlet
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart OCEAN CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard and local partner agencies located two mariners in the water after their vessel was discovered aground in the vicinity of Great Egg Harbor Inlet, N.J., Wednesday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center received notification from Ocean City Police Department...

Coast Guard rescues 2 from stranded jet ski near Brigantine, New Jersey

Coast Guard rescues 2 from stranded jet ski near Brigantine, New Jersey
The Coast Guard rescued two people who were stranded on a jet ski that ran aground in near Brigantine, New Jersey, Aug. 3, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) BRIGANTINE, N.J. — The Coast Guard rescued two people who were stranded on a jet ski that ran aground in near Brigantine, New Jersey, Monday evening. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center were notified at approximately...

Coast Guard rescues two after fishing vessel sinks near Barnegat Light, New Jersey

Coast Guard rescues two after fishing vessel sinks near Barnegat Light, New Jersey
Coast Guard aircrews stand with two crewmembers of a vessel that sank 37 miles off Barnegat Light, New Jersey, Jul. 27, 2020.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. BARNEGAT LIGHT, N.J. — The Coast Guard rescued two men 33 miles east of Barnegat Light early Tuesday morning. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified at 5:30 a.m. via Channel 16 that a 68-foot fishing vessel had begun taking...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Ocean City

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Ocean City
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Chief Petty Officer David Mosley OCEAN CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard has suspended their search for the missing swimmer who was last seen in the vicinity of the Ocean City bridge, Sunday. After searching more than 82 square miles for over 21 hours, officials were unable to locate the missing man. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command...

Coast Guard searches for missing swimmer in Ocean City, New Jersey

Coast Guard searches for missing swimmer in Ocean City, New Jersey
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by PA3 Luke Clayton OCEAN CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard and local authorities are searching for a missing man who was swimming in the vicinity of the Ocean City bridge, Sunday evening. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center received a call from Ocean City Police Department at approximately 7:00 p.m. A Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Ventnor Beach, NJ

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Ventnor Beach, NJ
USCG FIle Photo VENTNOR CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard ended their search for the missing swimmer Jalan Alston in the vicinity of Ventnor Beach on Saturday. The search began when a woman called 911 yesterday evening, reporting that she and another friend made it to shore after an 18-year-old male member of their party assisted them by swimming and pushing them towards land after they encountered trouble...

Coast Guard rescues woman stranded on aground jet ski in Rancocas Creek, NJ

Coast Guard rescues woman stranded on aground jet ski in Rancocas Creek, NJ
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued a woman that was stranded on an aground jet ski near Rancocas Creek, New Jersey, Sunday night. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center were notified by Burlington County dispatch at 9:50 p.m. of a woman in need of assistance after running a jet ski aground....

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer near Delanco, New Jersey

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer near Delanco, New Jersey
Coast Guard Station Philadelphia 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo. DELANCO, N.J. — The Coast Guard and local partner agencies are searching for a missing 22-year-old male swimmer in the vicinity of Delanco on the Delaware River, Sunday afternoon. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders received a relayed report from the City of Burlington Police Department Dispatch notifying them of the...