International Ice Patrol – Remembering the Titanic 110 years later

International Ice Patrol - Remembering the Titanic 110 years later
Petty Officer 2nd Class John Tchorz, an aviation maintenance technician stationed at U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, lays a wreath at the site of the Titanic resting place, April 21, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Kimberly Reaves) by Petty Officer 3rd Class Kim Reaves Water stretches as far as the eye can see, and the air is chilled. The ocean’s surface is studded...

Coast Guard rescues 2 mariners 86 miles southeast of Cape Fear

Coast Guard rescues 2 mariners 86 miles southeast of Cape Fear
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and HC-130 Hercules aircraft file photo ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. — The Coast Guard hoisted two mariners from a damaged sailing vessel approximately 86 miles southeast of Cape Fear on Friday. Following the host, an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew safely transported the mariners back to Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City. Watchstanders from the U.S. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues 3 mariners east of Pamlico Sound

Coast Guard rescues 3 mariners east of Pamlico Sound
An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City. (U.S. Coast Guard file photo) HATTERAS, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued three mariners who activated their emergency beacons when their 27-foot sailing vessel lost propulsion 35 miles east of Pamlico Sound Tuesday morning. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard District Five command center received a report shortly after 7...

Coast Guard medevacs injured crew member near Hatteras, NC

Coast Guard medevacs injured crew member near Hatteras, NC
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photoPORTSMOUTH, V.A. — The Coast Guard medevaced a woman from a container ship 57 miles east of Hatteras, North Carolina, Sunday morning. Watchstanders at Coast Guard District Five Command Center in Portsmouth received a call just before 4 a.m. from the container vessel Ivar Reefer stating a crew member had sustained a serious hand injury while working...

Coast Guard responds to report of downed aircraft near Drum Inlet, NC

Coast Guard responds to report of downed aircraft near Drum Inlet, NC
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – The Coast Guard is responding to a report of a downed aircraft approximately 4 miles east of Drum Inlet Sunday evening. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina command center received a report of a possible downed aircraft from an air traffic controller at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point informing that the aircraft was seen behaving erratically on radar...

Coast Guard, local partners suspend search for missing kayaker

Coast Guard, local partners suspend search for missing kayaker
Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter file photo WILMINGTON, N.C. — Coast Guard crewmembers and local agencies have suspended maritime search efforts for a missing kayaker who was reported missing in the area of Bogue Inlet, North Carolina. Rescue crews saturated a search area of 268 square miles for approximately 24 hours. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received the initial report...

Coast Guard, local partners searching for missing 73-year-old kayaker

Coast Guard, local partners searching for missing 73-year-old kayaker
Coast Guard Station Fort Macon 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo. WILMINGTON, N.C. — The U.S. Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for a missing kayaker Saturday, who was reported missing in the area of Bogue Inlet, North Carolina. Missing is Warren Liner, 73, last seen on Bear Island in Hammocks Beach State Park. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received the initial report...

Coast Guard conducts medevac 140 miles east of Wilmington, N.C.

Coast Guard conducts medevac 140 miles east of Wilmington, N.C.
An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City. (U.S. Coast Guard file photo) WILMINGTON, N.C. — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 76-year-old man from a cruise ship approximately 140 miles east of Wilmington, N.C., Monday evening. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Fifth District Command Center received the request for medevac from the captain of the Carnival Legend...

Coast Guard aircrew hoists 4 from disabled fishing vessel

Coast Guard aircrew hoists 4 from disabled fishing vessel
A Coast Guard aircrew aboard an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter arrives on the scene of a disabled fishing vessel drifting towards the coast of Duck, N.C., Dec. 7, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) WILMINGTON, N.C. — A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted four fishermen from a disabled fishing vessel off the coast of Duck, N.C., Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received a call at approximately...