Coast Guard rescues 10 Cubans

Coast Guard rescues 10 Cubans
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew locates and a rustic vessel traveling toward Anguilla Cay, Bahamas, Oct. 7, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard crews rescued 10 Cubans stranded on Anguilla Cay, Bahamas, Saturday, and safely transferred them to Bahamian authorities, Sunday. Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr’s crew arrived on scene and brought the migrants...

Coast Guard repatriates 14 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 14 migrants to Cuba
The Coast Guard interdicted 14 Cuban migrants from a rustic vessel approximately 26 miles southeast of Anguilla Cay, Bahamas, July 27, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 14 Cubans to Cuba, Thursday, following an interdiction off the coast of Bahamas. Customs and Border Air and Marine Operations officers reported a rustic vessel with...

Coast Guard repatriates 27 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 27 migrants to Cuba
Five Cuban migrants aboard a makeshift vessel approximately 15 miles off the coast of Islamorada, Florida, July 24, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 27 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following two interdictions off Florida’s coast. In the first interdiction, a good Samaritan reported a 21-foot vessel with 22 people aboard, approximately...

Coast Guard transfers 9 migrants to Bahamian authorities

Coast Guard transfers 9 migrants to Bahamian authorities
A U.S. Coast Cutter Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crew locates nine migrants aboard a sailing vessel near Cay Sal Island, Bahamas, July 3, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew transferred nine Cuban migrants to the Bahamas, Tuesday, following an interdiction, Saturday, approximately one mile northwest of Cay Sal Island, Bahamas. A...

Coast Guard repatriates 18 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 18 migrants to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton file photo MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 18 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following three interdictions off Florida’s coast. A good Samaritan reported a wooden vessel with four people aboard to Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders at 1:40 a.m. Friday. They were brought aboard Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton and reported in...

Coast Guard repatriates 72 migrants from 2 interdictions to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 72 migrants from 2 interdictions to Haiti
Interdicted Haitian migrants sit aboard a Coast Guard Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium approximately 10 miles east of Lake Worth, Florida, April 24, 2021. (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 72 Haitian migrants to Haiti, Tuesday. In the first interdiction, Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received a MAYDAY call April 17 and launched multiple...

Coast Guard repatriates 2 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 2 migrants to Cuba
A Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton smallboat crew embarks a Cuban migrant from the motor tanker, STI Brixton, April 22, 2021 southwest of Marathon, Florida.  (Coast Guard Photo) KEY WEST, Fla. — Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo’s crew repatriated two Cuban migrants to Cuba, Monday. The Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton embarked two Cuban migrants after they were rescued by a good Samaritan motor...

Coast Guard repatriates 23 migrants from 3 interdictions to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 23 migrants from 3 interdictions to Cuba
A Coast Guard Station Islamorada smallboat crew interdicts Cuban migrants near Key Largo, Florida, April 16, 2021. (Coast Guard Photo) KEY WEST, Fla. — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 23 Cuban migrants to Cuba, Tuesday. In the first interdiction, a migrant vessel was located by a Coast Guard Station Islamorada small boat crew and a U.S. Customs and Border Protection marine...

Coast Guard repatriates 17 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 17 migrants to Cuba
Seventeen Cuban migrants sit aboard a rustic vessel approximately 54 miles south of Key West, Florida, March 18, 2021. (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 17 Cuban migrants to Cuba, Monday. The 17 Cuban migrants were interdicted Thursday by the Charles Sexton crew approximately 54 miles south of Key West and brought aboard due to safety of life at...