Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Sandbridge, Va.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Sandbridge, Va.
Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter file photo VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — The Coast Guard suspended its search for a 35-year-old man who reportedly entered the water to assist a 13-year-old child near Little Island State Park, Wednesday. The Coast Guard initially received the report of the missing man from Virginia Beach dispatch at approximately 1 p.m., Tuesday. Crews from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth...

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Sandbridge, Va

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Sandbridge, Va
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat – Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd. Class Mark Jones VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — The Coast Guard is searching for a 35-year-old man who was reported missing after entering the water to assist a 13-year-old child reportedly caught in a rip current near Little Island State Park, Tuesday. Virginia Beach dispatch notified Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs child from cruise ship over 200 miles offshore

Coast Guard medevacs child from cruise ship over 200 miles offshore
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A Coast Guard helicopter crew flew to the rescue for a 7-year-old girl aboard the cruise ship Celebrity Summit Monday, medevacing her to a hospital in Virginia for higher level care. The cruise ship contacted the Coast Guard to request assistance with a girl who was experiencing abdominal pain while enroute from New Jersey to Bermuda....

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Oregon Inlet, NC

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Oregon Inlet, NC
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard and other federal, state and local agencies searched throughout the day Wednesday, for a missing 60-year-old man near the Bonner Bridge. The Coast Guard suspended their search Wednesday night, after saturating the search area with multiple assets and other agencies. The girlfriend of the man told Dare County 911 that...

Coast Guard, Virginia Marine Resources Commission crews medevac ailing man near Jamesville, Va.

Coast Guard, Virginia Marine Resources Commission crews medevac ailing man near Jamesville, Va.
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Coast Guard crews partnered with a Virginia Marine Resources Commission boat crew to medevac an ailing 44-year-old man aboard a sailboat in the Chesapeake Bay Saturday morning. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads command center in Portsmouth received a phone call around 8 a.m. from a man aboard the 30-foot sailing...

Air Station Elizabeth City member receives Douglas A. Munro Inspirational Leadership Award

Air Station Elizabeth City member receives Douglas A. Munro Inspirational Leadership Award
Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Lee Forsblom,  gets pinned by his two children during his meritorious advancement from Petty Officer 1st Class at the Naval Sea Services Award Luncheon in Norfolk, Virginia, June 20, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Shannon Kearney) Story by Petty Officer 2nd Class Katharine Lipe Hard work, technical expertise but also a thoughtful consideration...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral
Coast Guard Cutter William Flores file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended its search Tuesday for a missing fisherman who reportedly went overboard 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral. Missing is Russell Minor. After searching more than 4,640 square miles for over 42 hours, officials were unable to locate Minor who was reported missing Sunday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Coast Guard continues to search for missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canavera

Coast Guard continues to search for missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canavera
Coast Guard Cutter William Flores file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard is continuing to search Tuesday for a missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral. Missing is Russell Minor. Coast Guard crews have searched approximately 4,600 square miles. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); On Sunday, Coast Guard 7th District Command Center...

Coast Guard searching for a missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral

Coast Guard searching for a missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral
U.S. Coast Guard HC-130 file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Brandyn Hill. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard is searching Sunday for a missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral. At 2:57 a.m., Coast Guard 7th District Command Center watchstanders received a report from the 46-foot fishing vessel Day Boat Too, stating the captain, a 30-year-old male, went overboard. A Coast Guard Air Station...