Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver near Deerfield Beach

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver near Deerfield Beach
MIAMI – The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a 55-year old missing diver half a mile south of Deerfield Beach, Florida. After searching 3,932 square-nautical miles for over 68 hours, officials were unable to locate the diver who was reported missing from a dive boat on Sunday night. “The Coast Guard’s search and rescue mission is one we take very personally, and it is never easy suspending...

Coast Guard Halts Illegal charter in Miami

Coast Guard Halts Illegal charter in Miami
Coast Guard Cutter William Flores crewmembers walk near the 86-fot yacht, The Program after safely escorting them to the Miami Beach Marina Thursday, 22, 2019. Its voyage was terminated for multiple violations. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of the 86-foot yacht, The Program, with 12 passengers aboard Thursday in the vicinity of the Miami Sea Buoy. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard suspends search for two missing boaters

Coast Guard suspends search for two missing boaters
Coast Guard file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended its search Thursday for two missing boaters who did not return from a trip near Port Canaveral. Missing are Brian McCluney and Justin Walker. After searching more than 146,368 square miles, an area equivalent to the size of Montana for over 281 hours, officials were unable to locate the boaters who were reported overdue Friday...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral
Coast Guard Cutter William Flores file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended its search Tuesday for a missing fisherman who reportedly went overboard 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral. Missing is Russell Minor. After searching more than 4,640 square miles for over 42 hours, officials were unable to locate Minor who was reported missing Sunday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Coast Guard continues to search for missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canavera

Coast Guard continues to search for missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canavera
Coast Guard Cutter William Flores file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard is continuing to search Tuesday for a missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral. Missing is Russell Minor. Coast Guard crews have searched approximately 4,600 square miles. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); On Sunday, Coast Guard 7th District Command Center...

Coast Guard continues to discourage illegal migration attempts to the United States

Coast Guard continues to discourage illegal migration attempts to the United States
The Coast Guard continues to discourage migrants from conducting dangerous illegal voyages on unsafe and unseaworthy vessels.  U.S. Coast Guard photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard continues to discourage migrants from conducting dangerous illegal voyages on unsafe and unseaworthy vessels. On Wednesday, a Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, deployed to Great Inagua, Bahamas,...

Coast Guard participates in Fleet Week’s Damage Control Olympics

Coast Guard participates in Fleet Week’s Damage Control Olympics
Crewmembers from the Coast Guard Cutter William Flores douse a fire during a drill at the DC Olympics at Port Everglades, Florida, April 30, 2019.  Coast Guard photo by Seaman Erik Villa Rodriguez. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Coast Guard and Navy crews participated in the 2019 Port Everglades Fleet Week Damage Contol Olympics Tuesday. The event brought together numerous Coast Guard cutters and Navy...

Coast Guard rescues 4 people from capsizing vessel

Coast Guard rescues 4 people from capsizing vessel
A Coast Guard Cutter William Flores small boat crew rescues four people from a 25-foot Grady White pleasure craft taking on water Friday, Aug. 16 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Cutter William Flores MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued four people from a vessel taking on water Friday 34 miles east of Lake Worth. Watchstanders aboard Coast Guard Cutter William Flores (WPC-1103) received...

Coast Guard assists 10 people aboard adrift vessel west of Bahamas

Coast Guard assists 10 people aboard adrift vessel west of Bahamas
Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard along with commercial salvage assisted 10 people aboard a disabled and adrift vessel Monday 9 miles west of Bimini, Bahamas. Watchstanders at Coast Guard 7th District command center received a notification of the 28-foot pleasure craft from commercial salvage company. The watchstanders issued an urgent marine information broadcast and...