Coast Guard rescues 2 men 64 miles off Ponte Vedra Beach

Coast Guard rescues 2 men 64 miles off Ponte Vedra Beach
A Coast Guard Station Mayport boat crew conducts a post search and rescue boarding on a man’s boat at Morning Star Marina in Mayport, Florida, Sept. 15, 2022. This type of inspection is done after every search and rescue case. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A Coast Guard Station Mayport boatcrew rescued two men after their 22-foot boat became disabled 64 miles off Ponte Vedra...

Coast Guard transfers 51 Haitians to The Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers 51 Haitians to The Bahamas
A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater aircraft crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of this sailing vessel about 85 miles southeast of Islamorada, Florida, Aug. 27, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Robert Yered’s crew transferred 51 people to the Bahamas, Wednesday, following an interdiction off the coast of the Cay Sal Bank. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater...

Coast Guard repatriates 107 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 107 people to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Spencer’s crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of this fishing boat about 10 miles south of Key Colony Beach, Florida, Aug. 13, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Pablo Valent’s crew repatriated 107 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following nine interdictions off Florida’s coast. Coast Guard Cutter Pablo Valent’s crew alerted Sector...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing doctor from Naples, FL

Coast Guard suspends search for missing doctor from Naples, FL
Coast Guard Cutter Crocodile file photo by PA3 Rob Simpson ST. PETERSBURG Fla.— The Coast Guard has suspended the search for Dr. Chaundre Cross of Naples, Florida, Sunday. Coast Guard crews covered an area of approximately 13,100 square miles over the course of 100 hours. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg command center began initial investigation and follow-on searches for Cross,...

Coast Guard repatriates 43 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 43 people to Cuba
MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evan’s crew repatriated 43 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following several interdictions off Florida’s coast. An Air Station Clearwater air crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel, Saturday, at approximately 12:45 a.m., about 20 miles south of Boot Key. A good Samaritan notified Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic boat with people...

Coast Guard rescues man 69 miles east of Smyrna Beach

Coast Guard rescues man 69 miles east of Smyrna Beach
The Coast Guard Cutter SkipJack crew rescued a 60-year-old man, Friday, after his sail vessel capsized and sank 69 miles east of Smyrna Beach, Florida. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued a 60-year-old man, Friday, after his sail vessel capsized and sank 69 miles east of Smyrna Beach, Florida. Rescued was: Steven Hicks. The Coast Guard Cutter SkipJack crew rescued the man from a life raft...

Coast Guard medevacs man near Cedar Key

Coast Guard medevacs man near Cedar Key
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —The Coast Guard medevaced a man from an aground 43-foot sail vessel near Cedar Key, Wednesday. An Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew arrived on scene and transported the patient to Florida Largo Hospital in stable condition. Rescued was Chris Wallace. Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders received a distress...

Coast Guard repatriates 74 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 74 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Station Key West law enforcement crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of this migrant vessel about 3 miles south of Key West, Florida, July 6, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Key West) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Pablo Valent’s crew repatriated 74 Cubans to Cuba, Friday, following several interdictions off the coasts of the Florida Keys. A Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard rescues 2 off The Bahamas

Coast Guard rescues 2 off The Bahamas
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bernard Webber file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. MIAMI — U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C. Webber’s crew rescued two people aboard the 110-foot motor vessel, Supplier One, Sunday, after it started taking on water 35 miles off Great Inagua, The Bahamas. The people were reported in good health and transferred to officials in Matthew Town. A Coast Guard...