Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Galveston

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Galveston
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended its search Saturday for a 65-year-old man who went missing in the water near Galveston, Texas, Thursday. Coast Guard crews searched approximately 1,323 square miles for over 56 combined hours. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a call at about 7 p.m. Thursday from a woman...

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Galveston

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Galveston
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew approaches an unmanned, adrift, 19-foot vessel near the entrance to the channel in Galveston, Texas, Sept. 22, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a 65-year-old man Friday who went missing while boating near Galveston, Texas. Missing is a 5-foot-9, white male last...

Coast Guard medevacs man from jetty near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs man from jetty near Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Houston file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Corinne Zilnicki HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from the Galveston North Jetty near Galveston, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a medevac request at 10:51 p.m. from a good Samaritan stating a 51-year-old man was experiencing symptoms of a heart...

Coast Guard assists 7 aboard vessel 20 miles off Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 7 aboard vessel 20 miles off Freeport, Texas
Seven people aboard a partially flooded 26-foot catamaran head toward land 20 miles offshore Freeport, Texas, Aug. 28, 2022. A Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew escorted the catamaran, ready to provide assistance if the vessel’s pumps failed to keep up with flooding. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Freeport) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted seven people...

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker offshore Galveston

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker offshore Galveston
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alejandro Rivera HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a tanker vessel offshore Galveston, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification at 7:20 a.m. from the captain of the crude oil tanker Caribbean Voyager that a 60-year-old crew member was experiencing stroke-like symptoms...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alejandro RiveraHOUSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended its search at 7:25 p.m. Monday for a 25-year-old man who went missing in the water near Galveston, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard crews searched approximately 68 square miles for over 20 combined hours. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received...

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Galveston

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Galveston
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alejandro Rivera HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing 25-year-old man in the water near Galveston, Texas, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a call at 7:30 p.m. Sunday from Galveston Police Department dispatchers stating a man went missing after attempting to...

Coast Guard Air Station Houston crew recognized for saving 9 from fire

Coast Guard Air Station Houston crew recognized for saving 9 from fire
Cmdr. Ryan Matson, left, commanding officer of Coast Guard Air Station Houston, Cmdr. James Conner, middle left, an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter pilot, Petty Officer 1st Class Vincent Neiman, middle, an aviation survival technician, Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Collins, middle right, an aviation maintenance technician, and Rear Adm. Richard V. Timme, right, commander, Coast Guard District Eight,...

Coast Guard medevacs man from vessel 80 miles offshore Galveston

Coast Guard medevacs man from vessel 80 miles offshore Galveston
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew transfers an individual to awaiting EMS at Ellington Field, Texas, Aug. 19, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photos courtesy, Air Station Houston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a vessel 80 miles south of Galveston, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a medevac request at 2:25 p.m. from...