Coast Guard transfers 6 people to The Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers 6 people to The Bahamas
Coast Guard Cutter Resolute’s crew rescues migrants from a sinking vessel near Lake Worth Inlet, Florida, Oct. 30, 2022. The people were transferred to Bahamian authorities on Nov. 1, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Manowar’s crew transferred six people to the Bahamas, Tuesday, following a rescue near Lake Worth Inlet. Coast Guard Cutter Resolute’s crew...

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute holds change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute holds change of command ceremony
Cmdr. Michael T. Ross relieves Cmdr. Justin O. Vanden Heuvel as commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute during a formal change of command ceremony at Sector St. Petersburg, Florida, June 28, 2022. U.S. Coast Guard photo. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Cmdr. Michael T. Ross relieved Cmdr. Justin O. Vanden Heuvel as commanding officer of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Resolute (WMEC 620) during a change...

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home from 56-day deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home from 56-day deployment
The Coast Guard Cutter Resolute anchored in Haiti. (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Ensign Alexander Cordes) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home to St. Petersburg, Florida, Saturday, following a successful 56-day Joint Interagency Task Force-South (JIATF-S) and Coast Guard District Seven (D7) Patrol in the Caribbean Sea. During the patrol, Resolute interdicted...

Coast Guard repatriates 260 Haitians to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 260 Haitians to Haiti
Two small boats from Coast Guard Cutter Diligence interdict Haitian migrants off Cuba’s coast, Sept. 18, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Resolute’s crew repatriated 260 Haitians to Haiti Friday following two at-sea interdictions off Haiti and Cuba. During a routine patrol,  Coast Guard Cutter Diligence’s crew interdicted a 35-foot sail freighter, Friday,...

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...