Coast Guard interdicts 146 Haitian migrants 69 miles north of Isla De Tortue

Coast Guard interdicts 146 Haitian migrants 69 miles north of Isla De Tortue
A Coast Guard Cutter William Trump smallboat crew interdict a migrant sail freighter with more than 140 Haitian migrants aboard Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter William Trump MIAMI — The Coast Guard interdicted 146 Haitian migrants Sunday approximately 69 miles north of Isla De Tortue, Haiti. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter William Trump (WPC-1111)...

Coast Guard interdicts more than 50 migrants during Fourth of July weekend

Coast Guard interdicts more than 50 migrants during Fourth of July weekend
Coast Guard Cutter Seneca file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard interdicted more than 50 migrants during the Fourth of July Weekend from two separate at-sea interdictions. On July 3, watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville received notification from the good Samaritan vessel, Bochem London, of a disabled vessel with more than 20 people aboard approximately 130 miles northeast of Jacksonville,...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing Carnival Victory crewmember

Coast Guard suspends search for missing Carnival Victory crewmember
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended its search Sunday for a missing Carnival Victory crewmember who reportedly went overboard 30 miles northwest of Cuba. After searching approximately 2,600 square nautical miles for over 45 hours, officials were unable to locate the crewmember. “We’ve been in contact with the crewmember’s family throughout our search...

Coast Guard repatriates 36 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 36 Cuban migrants
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter William Trump (WPC-1111) crew repatriated 36 Cuban migrants Sunday to Cabañas, Cuba. Coast Guard 7th District watchstanders received a report of a possible migrant vessel heading northbound approximately 23 miles north of Havana, Cuba. Watchstanders diverted the Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton (WPC-1108) crew and launched...

Coast Guard, FWC searching for overdue boater 6 miles south of Stock Island

Coast Guard, FWC searching for overdue boater 6 miles south of Stock Island
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are searching for an overdue boater Saturday 6 miles south of Stock Island. Overdue is Raymond Robins, 65. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West command center received a call from FWC at 9:50 p.m., Friday stating a 24-foot pleasure craft with one person aboard was overdue....

Coast Guard repatriates 21 migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 21 migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans file photo MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans repatriated 21 migrants Monday to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. Watchstanders at Coast Guard 7th District command center received a report from the Cuban Border Guard Friday of a rustic vessel operating near Mariel, Cuba. The watchstanders diverted the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter William Trump, who...

Coast Guard repatriates 17 migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 17 migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter William Trump repatriated 17 migrants Monday to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West command center received a report from a good Samaritan Friday of a rustic vessel with 15 people aboard. The watchstanders diverted the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans, a Coast Guard...

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel in Key West

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel in Key West
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 41-year-old man from the fishing vessel Prowess, Saturday 40 nautical miles West of Key West. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West received the request from the fishing vessel Prowess at approximately 1:00 p.m. for a 41-year-old man with a reported broken ankle. Coast Guard Station Key West diverted the Coast...

Coast Guard repatriates 15 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 15 migrants to Cuba
Crewmembers aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton repatriate 15 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, on Dec. 9, 2017.  (Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Crewmembers aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton repatriated 15 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Saturday. An HC-144 CASA aircrew from Air Station Miami observed a migrant rustic Wednesday while on patrol approximately 65...