Coast Guard searching for missing cruise ship passenger

Coast Guard searching for missing cruise ship passenger
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing cruise ship passenger Wednesday, approximately 150 miles offshore SouthWest Pass, Louisiana. Rescue crews are searching for a 32-year-old, African American female. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call at approximately 3 p.m., Wednesday reporting a passenger on...

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember 100 miles offshore Port Fourchon

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember 100 miles offshore Port Fourchon
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a male crewmember off a research vessel Friday approximately 100 miles offshore Port Fourchon, Louisiana. Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a call at approximately 7:19 p.m. stating a man was exhibiting seizure like symptoms aboard the 283-foot vessel Sanco Spirit. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker vessel off Port Aransas, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker vessel off Port Aransas, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by PA2 Adam Eggers CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a tanker vessel Monday off Port Aransas, Texas. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received a medevac request at 1:42 p.m. from the tanker vessel Brentholmen stating a 30-year-old crewmember had sustained...

Cutter Harriet Lane returns to Portsmouth following Caribbean patrol

Cutter Harriet Lane returns to Portsmouth following Caribbean patrol
Four crew on the Famous-class medium endurance cutter USCGC Harriet Lane (WMEC 903) handle a hose during a hot in-flight refuel on Nov. 19, 2021, in the Caribbean Sea. (U.S. Coast Guard photo taken by Seaman Santiago Gomez) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane (WMEC 903) returned to homeport in Portsmouth on Dec. 6, after a 49-day patrol in the Caribbean Sea. The Harriet...

Coast Guard suspends search for man 90 miles offshore Galveston

Coast Guard suspends search for man 90 miles offshore Galveston
A Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi HC-144B Ocean Sentry aircraft. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. j.g. Jessica Wright. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a missing fisherman 90 miles offshore Galveston, Texas, Monday. The Coast Guard searched approximately 3,087 square miles for over 25 search hours. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 72 miles offshore

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 72 miles offshore
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 helicopter crew arrives on-scene to medevac a woman from the Carnival Glory approximately 72 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana on Nov. 20, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard by Air Station New Orleans) NEW ORLEANS–The Coast Guard medevaced a cruise ship passenger Saturday approximately 72 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans...

Coast Guard rescues 2 mariners near Gulfport, Mississippi

Coast Guard rescues 2 mariners near Gulfport, Mississippi
Coast Guard Aviation Training Center Mobile HC-144 Ocean Sentry file photo by Petty Officer Thomas Blue NEW ORLEANS–The Coast Guard rescued two mariners after their vessel started taking on water Saturday near Gulfport, Mississippi. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a report from the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources at approximately 11 p.m of a vessel taking on water near...

Coast Guard medevacs 11-year-old 23 miles south of Destin, Florida

Coast Guard medevacs 11-year-old 23 miles south of Destin, Florida
Coast Guardsmen stand by as a Coast Guard Aviation Training Center Mobile MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew lands at Coast Guard Station Destin on Oct. 14, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard medevaced a child Thursday that was experiencing an allergic reaction approximately 23 miles south of Destin Pass, Florida. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a...

Coast Guard suspends search for person near Main Pass, LA

Coast Guard suspends search for person near Main Pass, LA
USCG MH-65 File Photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a person in the water near Main Pass, Louisiana. Rescue crews searched more than 3,949 square miles for a combined search time of approximately 105 hours. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call from a good Samaritan at approximately 3 p.m. Wednesday reporting an unmanned red and yellow 25-foot...