Coast Guard coordinates rescue of fishermen 1300 miles southwest of San Diego

Coast Guard coordinates rescue of fishermen 1300 miles southwest of San Diego
Pararescuemen parachute out of a C-130 Hercules in this file photo ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Coast Guard coordinated the rescue of two Mexican fishermen who were injured when their vessel’s crane collapsed more than 1300 miles southwest of San Diego in international waters, Friday. The safety officer from the tuna fishing fleet Pesca Azteca contacted Coast Guard Rescue Coordination Center watchstanders...

Coast Guard searching for overdue Canadian mariner

Coast Guard searching for overdue Canadian mariner
ALAMEDA, Calif. – The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a Canadian sailor seen leaving in Hilo, Hawaii, Aug. 1 by a fellow mariner. Mr. Paul Lim of Salt Spring Island, British Colombia, reportedly left Hilo bound for Victoria, Canada, aboard the 35-foot Sailing Vessel Watercolour. The Coast Guard estimates that Mr. Lim should’ve have arrived in Victoria by approximately Sept. 10 or 11. U.S. Coast...