Coast Guard repatriates 24 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas

Coast Guard repatriates 24 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas
  MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Key Biscayne repatriated 24 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received notification from motor vessel Harbour Kira that they recovered 24 migrants from a sinking rustic vessel south of Boca Chica, Fla., Nov. 25. The Coast Guard Cutter Ocracoke arrived on scene and embarked 24...

Coast Guard repatriates 23 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 23 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Ocracoke repatriated 23 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Tuesday. District Seven command center in Miami received notification of a rustic vessel with 23 Cuban migrants aboard southwest of Key West, Fla., Nov. 5. The Coast Guard Cutter Key Biscayne arrived on scene and embarked 23 Cuban migrants. The 23 migrants were later transferred to the Coast...

Coast Guard repatriates 25 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 25 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Key Biscayne repatriated 25 Cuban migrants this week to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received notification of a vessel with 20 Cuban migrants south of Key West Aug. 2. The Coast Guard Cutter Nantucket was diverted, and the crew safely embarked the 20 migrants. The migrants were transferred to the Key Biscayne and repatriated...

Coast Guard repatriates 24 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 24 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Ocracoke repatriated 24 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, earlier this week. Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., watchstanders received notification that the cruise ship Oasis of the Seas was on scene with a blue-foam raft with 18 people aboard south of Key West, Fla., June 29, 2012. Sector Key West watchstanders diverted the Coast Guard Cutter Nantucket...

Coast Guard repatriates eight Cuban migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Key Biscayne repatriated eight Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., watchstanders received notification that a rustic vessel was spotted southwest of Key West, Fla., June 25, 2012. A Coast Guard Station Islamorada smallboat crew launched and located an 18-foot rustic vessel and safely embarked the eight migrants....

Coast Guard repatriates nine Cuban migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Key Biscayne repatriated nine Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., watchstanders received notification from a deployed HC-130 Hercules aircraft crew from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Fla., that a rustic vessel was spotted southwest of Marquesas, Fla., June 14, 2012. The crew of the cutter...

Coast Guard interdicts 12 Cuban migrants, repatriates 11

MIAMI – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Key Biscayne repatriated 11 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Thursday. Crewmembers from the cruise ship Navigator of the Seas located a rustic vessel in danger of sinking with 12 Cuban migrants aboard south of Key West, Fla., Sunday. The 12 Cuban migrants were brought aboard the cruise ship and further transferred to the Coast Guard Cutter...

Coast Guard repatriates 15 Cuban migrants, 47 Haitian migrants

MIAMI — The Coast Guard interdicted 15 Cuban migrants and 47 migrants at sea during four separate incidents since Sep. 2. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Key Biscayne repatriated eight Cuban migrants to Bahi de Cabanas, Cuba, Friday. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute repatriated 47 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Tuesday. The crew of the Key Biscayne repatriated seven Cuban...

Coast Guard Cutters Key Biscayne and Kodiak Island hold joint change of command ceremony

KEY WEST, Fla. – A joint change of command ceremony was held at Sector Key West Thursday evening for the Coast Guard Cutters Key Biscayne and Kodiak Island. Lt. Jared Trusz relieved Lt. Cmdr. Nicholas Kalin of command of the cutter Key Biscayne and Lt. Neal Armstrong relieved Lt. Sky Holm of command of the cutter Kodiak Island during a time-honored military tradition to formally transfer command. The...