Coast Guard conducts medevac of woman suffering decompression sickness

Coast Guard conducts medevac of woman suffering decompression sickness
LOS ANGELES –– The Coast Guard transferred a 51-year-old female off Catalina Island Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received a call from the Isthmus dive chamber at 10:30 p.m., reporting a female experiencing decompression sickness was in need of further medical attention. A MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Los Angeles was launched...

Coast Guard conducts non-maritime medevac of 36-year-old male off Catalina

Coast Guard conducts non-maritime medevac of 36-year-old male off Catalina
A MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Los Angeles arrives at St. Mary’s Medical Center March 18, 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Timothy Mosher. LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 36-year-old male off Catalina Island Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach received a call from the Catalina Island Medical Center in Avalon at about 4...

Coast Guard ends search for unconfirmed person in the water near Zuma Beach

Coast Guard ends search for unconfirmed person in the water near Zuma Beach
Los Angeles – The Coast Guard ended the search for an unconfirmed person in the water near Zuma Beach, Tower 2, at about 1:30 p.m., after the woman was located by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department at a local hospital. Coast Guard watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center received a call at about 8:30 a.m., reporting that a note was left on the beach along...

Coast Guard searching for unconfirmed person in the water near Zuma Beach

Coast Guard searching for unconfirmed person in the water near Zuma Beach
Los Angeles – The Coast Guard is searching for an unconfirmed person in the water near Zuma Beach, Tower 2. Coast Guard watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center received a call at about 8:30 a.m., reporting that a note was left on the beach along with some clothing, giving the suspicion that someone had entered the water. There has been no witness to any persons...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Santa Barbara

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Santa Barbara
LOS ANGELES — At 7:45 a.m., the Coast Guard suspended the search for a missing boater near Santa Barbara. The Coast Guard launched several assets to assist with the search of a missing boater after his vessel was reported to have sank Friday, February 26, 2016. Assets included Coast Guard Cutters Blacksfin and Aspen, a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Los Angeles...

Coast Guard searching for individual reported overboard from sunken vessel near Santa Barbara

Coast Guard searching for individual reported overboard from sunken vessel near Santa Barbara
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard is searching for one individual after a vessel reportedly sank approximately 17 miles South of Santa Barbara Harbor. Coast Guard watchstanders received an emergency distress signal from the commercial fishing vessel, MISS JACINDA, at 4 p.m, Friday. Coast Guard watchstanders immediately launched an MH-65D Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Los Angeles,...

Coast Guard suspends search and rescue operations for downed aircraft

Coast Guard suspends search and rescue operations for downed aircraft
LOS ANGELES – At 9:15 a.m. the Coast Guard has suspended active search efforts regarding the San Pedro aircraft incident that occurred in the late afternoon on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. The Coast Guard had two 87-foot patrol boats, Coast Guard Cutter Narwahl and Coast Guard Cutter Blackfin, that conducted search patterns throughout the night until 9:15 a.m. Saturday morning. A first light search was...

Coast Guard ends search for missing diver near Isthmus Cove

Coast Guard ends search for missing diver near Isthmus Cove
LOS ANGELES — At 9:13 a.m., Wednesday, the Coast Guard suspended active search efforts pending further developments for a missing diver near Isthmus Harbor on Catalina Island. At about 12 p.m., Tuesday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach Command Center, received a report from the 48-foot commercial dive vessel, Sundiver Express, of a missing female diver near Ship Rock. The...

Coast Guard suspends search for possible missing kayaker

Coast Guard suspends search for possible missing kayaker
A red kayak was found unmanned approximately 16 miles west of Oceanside, Calif., by a Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 helicopter crew investigating a flare sighting on Dec. 26, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard suspended its active search for a possible missing person at 5:02 p.m. after an unmanned kayak and lifejacket were found off the coast of Oceanside, California,...