Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home from 41-day deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home from 41-day deployment
The Coast Guard Cutter Resolute transits in the Isle de la Tortue Canal, Haiti, May 8 2021. (Coast Guard photo) ST. PETERSBURG, Florida — The Coast Guard Cutter Resolute (WMEC 620) and crew returned home to St. Petersburg Tuesday, after a 41-day Central Caribbean patrol. The Resolute crew patrolled the coast of Haiti in support of Operation Southeast Watch. The team focused efforts on known transit...

Coast Guard repatriates 46 migrants from 4 interdictions to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 46 migrants from 4 interdictions to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Mark Barney MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore crew repatriated 46 Cuban migrants to Cuba, Monday, from four interdictions. In the first interdiction, the Cutter Kathleen Moore’s crew located a migrant vessel and notified Sector Key West watchstanders, May 27, approximately 45 miles north of Bahia Honda, Cuba. In...

Coast Guard suspends search for 10 missing Cuban migrants near Key West

Coast Guard suspends search for 10 missing Cuban migrants near Key West
Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Mark Barney MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended the search for 10 missing Cuban migrants approximately 16 miles south of Key West, Saturday, at 8 p.m., pending the development of new information. Coast Guard, Navy, Air Force, Customs and Border Protection and Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission air and surface asset personnel...

Coast Guard continues search for 10 people in the water near Key West

Coast Guard continues search for 10 people in the water near Key West
Coast Guard Cutter Resolute small boat crew rescues 8 people from the water approximately 18 miles southwest of Key West, Florida, May 27,2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard along with partner agencies are continuing the search, Friday, for 10 people missing in the water about 16 miles south of Key West. Coast Guard, Navy and Customs and Border Protection aircraft and crews have...

Coast Guard searching for 10 people missing in the water near Key West

Coast Guard searching for 10 people missing in the water near Key West
Coast Guard Cutter Resolute File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a reported 10 people missing in the water, about 16 miles south of Key West after eight people were rescued and two people were recovered deceased. The Resolute crew rescued eight people, and a Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat—Medium crew recovered two people deceased. The deceased were transferred ashore. The...

Resolute returns to homeport after 42-day winter patrol

Resolute returns to homeport after 42-day winter patrol
The USCGC Resolute(WMEC 620) anchored in Haiti on Dec. 22, 2020.  
(U.S. Coast Guard photo Ensign Alexander Cordes) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute (WMEC 620) returned to St. Petersburg, Florida, on Jan. 14, following a 42-day patrol in support of Operation Southeast Watch and others. Resolute traveled over 5,000 miles, rescued and repatriated 110 Haitian migrants,...

Resolute: An integrated model for climate and sea duty attractiveness

Resolute: An integrated model for climate and sea duty attractiveness
Coast Guard Cutter Resolute file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael De Nyse By Ensign Alexander Cordes In 2019, the RAND Corporation conducted an Analysis of Major Cutter Employment. Among the themes that emerged was camaraderie, which resonated with 66 percent of respondents, and command and leadership, 77 percent noted. Both factors are affected by the makeup of the crew and the culture that...

Coast Guard finds 2 missing boaters in Bahamas

Coast Guard finds 2 missing boaters in Bahamas
Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Parrinello. MIAMI — The Coast Guard District Seven watchstanders were notified Wednesday the two missing boaters on the 50-foot sailboat Get Nauti were safe on Great Harbour Cay, Bahamas. It was reported that Marty Widrick called her daughter as soon as Get Nauti arrived at Great Harbor Cay Marina...

Coast Guard repatriates 110 migrants to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 110 migrants to Haiti
Coast Guard Cutter Resolute’s crew stops a migrant voyage approximately 50 miles off Cap-Haitien, Haiti, Dec. 18, 2020. MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Resolute crew repatriated 110 Haitian migrants Tuesday after stopping a voyage approximately 50 miles north of Cap-Haitien, Haiti. A forward-deployed Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew spotted a 40-foot vessel Friday...