Coast Guard, Navy medevac ill mariner from sailing vessel north of Oahu

Coast Guard, Navy medevac ill mariner from sailing vessel north of Oahu
HONOLULU — Coast Guard and Navy aircrews conducted a medevac of a 58-year-old mariner from the 45-foot sailing vessel Second Chance 184 miles north of Oahu, Sunday. A Navy SH-60 helicopter crew from Marine Corps Base Hawaii hoisted the mariner aboard the helicopter and returned to Kaneohe Bay where he was transferred in stable condition to awaiting emergency medical personnel for further transport...

Coast Guard medically evacuates crewman from tank vessel off Oahu

Coast Guard medically evacuates crewman from tank vessel off Oahu
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured 43-year-old crewmember from a vessel approximately 100 miles off Oahu, Saturday. The man is receiving treatment at Queens Medical Center following transport by a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point. “Our hoist capable helicopters are a vital resource to mariners in the region,” said Petty Officer...