Coast Guard suspends search for man from downed Cessna

Coast Guard suspends search for man from downed Cessna
Coast Guard Cutter Robert Yered file photo. MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended its search Saturday for the second man from the downed Conquest Air airplane approximately 13 miles east of Bay Harbor Island. The Coast Guard conducted maritime and aerial searches for approximately 21 hours and concentrated in an area of 364 square nautical miles. Numerous other searches were conducted by Miami-Dade Police...

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 people 46 miles east of Jupiter Inlet

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 people 46 miles east of Jupiter Inlet
Coast Guard HC-130 file photo MIAMI — Coast Guard crews suspended their search at approximately 5:30 p.m., Wednesday for two missing people 46 miles east of Jupiter Inlet. Missing are a Bahamian national, a suspected migrant smuggler, and a 9-year-old Haitian national, who went missing after an 18-foot boat capsized, with 11 people aboard, Sunday in an apparent migrant smuggling venture from Freeport,...

Coast Guard searching for 2 people 46 miles east of Jupiter Inlet

Coast Guard searching for 2 people 46 miles east of Jupiter Inlet
A capsized 18-foot suspected migrant smuggling vessel floats in the water 46 miles east of Jupiter Inlet, Florida, Monday, Dec. 31, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard continues to search Tuesday for two missing people 46 miles east of Jupiter Inlet. The two people missing are a Bahamian national, a suspected migrant smuggler, and a 9-year-old Haitian national. They went missing...

Coast Guard searching for 2 people 46 miles east of Jupiter Inlet

Coast Guard searching for 2 people 46 miles east of Jupiter Inlet
Coast Guard Cutter Moray file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for two missing people Monday 46 miles east of Jupiter Inlet. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a notification from a good Samaritan vessel stating they were on scene with nine people in the water from a capsized 18-foot vessel. The vessel reportedly capsized during a transit from Freeport, Bahamas to Miami...

Coast Guard interdicts 11 migrants, 2 suspected smugglers

Coast Guard interdicts 11 migrants, 2 suspected smugglers
Members of the Coast Guard Cutter Robert Yered (WPC-1104) help migrants transfer from the cutter’s small boat to the cutter after the crew interdicted 11 migrants and two suspected smugglers Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018 approximately 12 miles east of Miami. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jonathan Lally MIAMI — The Coast Guard interdicted 11 migrants and two suspected smugglers Saturday...

Coast Guard responds to vessel fire 30 miles east of Miami Beach

Coast Guard responds to vessel fire 30 miles east of Miami Beach
The pleasure craft, Family Time, sits in the water on fire approximately 30 miles east of Miami Beach, Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jonathan Lally MIAMI – The Coast Guard rescued three boaters from the water Friday approximately 30 miles east of Miami Beach after their 60-foot vessel, Family Time, caught on fire. At approximately 3:20 p.m., Coast Guard...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 5 from sinking boat

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 5 from sinking boat
A Coast Guard Cutter Robert Yered small boat crew makes their way back to the cutter after rescuing two people Saturday, April 28, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Kyle Galan MIAMI—The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan vessel rescued five people Saturday from a sinking vessel 13 miles northwest of Cat Cays, Bahamas. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector Miami Command Center...

Coast Guard rescues 3 people from disabled vessel near Fort Pierce

Coast Guard rescues 3 people from disabled vessel near Fort Pierce
Coast Guard Cutter Robert Yered file photo. MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued three people from a disabled boat approximately 34 miles east of Fort Pierce, Monday. At approximately 11:30 a.m. the crew of a passing freighter notified Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders of a disabled 40-foot sailing vessel with three people aboard near Fort Pierce Inlet. Watchstanders diverted the Coast Guard Cutter...

Coast Guard rescues 2 nearly 35 miles east of West Palm Beach

Coast Guard rescues 2 nearly 35 miles east of West Palm Beach
Coast Guard Cutter Robert Yered file photo. MIAMI – The Coast Guard rescued two Bahamians from disabled vessels nearly 35 miles east of West Palm Beach, Tuesday. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector Miami received a report at approximately 7:15 p.m. Monday of two overdue Bahamian boaters reportedly traveling from Dania Beach to Freeport, Bahamas. The watchstanders directed the launch of a Coast...