Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound to host open house Saturday

Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound to host open house Saturday
NEW HAVEN – U.S. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound is scheduled to host an open-house event at Sector Long Island Sound, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022. The event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is free and open to the public. The public is invited to learn about Coast Guard operations, safe boating tips, partnerships, and career opportunities. Visitors will be able to speak with Coast Guard...

Coast Guard Cutter Seneca returns to homeport following 54-day patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Seneca returns to homeport following 54-day patrol
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Seneca’s 26-foot Small Boat, Over the Horizon, prepares to be launched for Living Marine Resources Fisheries boardings. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Kyle Miller) PORTSMOUTH, Va. —The Coast Guard Cutter Seneca (WMEC 906) returned to homeport in Portsmouth Thursday, after a 54-day deployment in the North Atlantic Ocean. The Seneca crew supported the...

Coast Guard calls off search for British rower in the Atlantic Ocean

Coast Guard calls off search for British rower in the Atlantic Ocean
Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircraft file photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard called off its search of a British rower Monday morning, after confirming the accidental activation of the rower’s Emergency Positioning Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB), approximately 360 nautical miles east northeast of Puerto Rico. Not in distress is Jack Jarvis, 28, from Hampshire, United Kingdom, who...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 58 miles southeast of Nantucket

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 58 miles southeast of Nantucket
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo BOSTON — The Coast Guard conducted a medevac of a fisherman 58 miles southeast of Nantucket, Massachusetts, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector Southeast New England watchstanders received a notification from the fishing vessel Jean Marie, reporting that a crewmember was having trouble breathing, and were requesting assistance. A Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman 90 miles east of Cape Ann

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman 90 miles east of Cape Ann
Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircraft and MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer Andrew Barresi BOSTON — The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured fisherman 90 miles east of Cape Ann, Massachusetts, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Boston watchstanders received a notification from the fishing vessel Sea Rambler, reporting that a crewmember had severely injured their arm in a hatch,...

Coast Guard rescues six hunters from Cape Cod marsh

Coast Guard rescues six hunters from Cape Cod marsh
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevacs six stranded duck hunters from their grounded boat in the Slough Point marshes near Barnstable, Massachusetts, Jan. 15, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Cape Cod) BOSTON — The Coast Guard rescued six stranded hunters in the Slough Point, near Duck Island, in Barnstable, Massachusetts, Saturday. Barnstable County...

Coast Guard suspends active search for overdue pilot off Chatham

Coast Guard suspends active search for overdue pilot off Chatham
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod’s MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo Boston — The Coast Guard suspended its active search Tuesday at 9:30 a.m., for an overdue aircraft in the vicinity of Nauset Beach, Massachusetts, pending new information. Coast Guard crews searched a total of 55 hours covering more than 2,076 square miles with no sign of missing pilot or aircraft. Watchstanders at Coast...

Coast Guard searches for overdue pilot in Chatham, Massachusetts

Coast Guard searches for overdue pilot in Chatham, Massachusetts
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo BOSTON – The Coast Guard is responding to the report of a downed aircraft with a single occupant in the vicinity of Nauset Beach, Monday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England received a report at 10:34 p.m, Sunday, from the Air Force Regional Command Center reporting a possible downed, white and beige, Piper...

Body of missing kayaker recovered in Orchard Beach, New York

Body of missing kayaker recovered in Orchard Beach, New York
Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter file photo NEW YORK — The Coast Guard recovered the body of a missing kayaker in the water near Orchard Beach Tuesday afternoon. The kayaker, 45-year-old Laurence Broderick, reportedly left Hempstead in his red kayak at approximately 9 p.m. Monday night enroute to Mamaroneck, and was reported overdue Tuesday morning. Later that morning, his kayak was found containing...