Coast Guard rescues 2 from disabled boat 10 miles east of Melbourne, FL

Coast Guard rescues 2 from disabled boat 10 miles east of Melbourne, FL
A Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew tows a 25-foot vessel 10 miles east of Melbourne, Florida, March. 20, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard rescued a father and his 15-year-old son from their 25-foot vessel that became disabled approximately 10 miles east of Melbourne, Fla., Saturday. A Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral...

Coast Guard assists 2 adults, 4 children in vessel taking on water in St. Mary’s Inlet, GA

Coast Guard assists 2 adults, 4 children in vessel taking on water in St. Mary’s Inlet, GA
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sea Dragon crewmembers assist a 17-foot vessel taking on water in St. Mary’s Inlet, Ga., Friday, February 26, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo)   JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard assisted two adults and four children aboard a 17-foot vessel taking on water near the entrance of the St Mary’s River, Friday. A Coast Guard Cutter Sea Dragon (WPB-87367) crew launched...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Buckman Bridge

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Buckman Bridge
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class John Michelli JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended the search Friday for a man who went missing after reportedly falling overboard a 30-foot fishing vessel near Buckman Bridge south of Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Thursday. Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office received a report at 7:57 a.m. of...

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for man near Buckman Bridge

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for man near Buckman Bridge
Coast Guard Station Mayport 29-foot Response Boat-Small II file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Barry Bena JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard is searching for a man who reportedly went missing after falling overboard on a 30-foot commercial fishing vessel near Buckman Bridge south of Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Thursday. Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office received a report from an off-duty police...

Coast Guard, Brazil navy conduct engagements to strengthen partnership

Coast Guard, Brazil navy conduct engagements to strengthen partnership
Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton file photo by Ensign Maya Gause PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The U.S. Coast Guard hosted members of the Brazilian navy on three occasions in November throughout the Southeastern United States. “We sincerely appreciate the NE Brasil (U27) leadership’s hospitality and willingness to engage,” said Vice Adm. Steven Poulin, commander, U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic...

Missing mariner located 86 miles east of Port Canaveral

Missing mariner located 86 miles east of Port Canaveral
A Coast Guard aircrew member peers out the window of a C-130 Hercules from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater who was involved in the search for the missing man, Sunday.  U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Stuart Bee, 62, was located approximately 86 miles east of Port Canaveral, Florida, Sunday. The 225-foot motor vessel Angeles located the man alive on the hull of his 32-foot...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Blount Island

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Blount Island
Coast Guard Station Mayport 29-foot Response Boat-Small II file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Barry Bena JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a man who went missing after falling overboard near Blount Island, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville received notification at approximately 3 a.m., Sunday from the Tugboat Pop stating a 42-year-old man...

Coast Guard rescues 2 men from vessel taking on water on St John’s River

Coast Guard rescues 2 men from vessel taking on water on St John’s River
Coast Guard Station Mayport 29-foot Response Boat-Small II file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Barry Bena JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard rescued two men from a vessel taking on water on the St. John’s River near Fort Caroline, Monday. A Coast Guard Station Mayport 29-foot Response Boat-Small (RB-S) crew arrived on scene and removed the two men from the vessel taking on water. The RB-S...

Coast Guard rescues 4 adults, 4 children, 1 dog from water in Georgia

Coast Guard rescues 4 adults, 4 children, 1 dog from water in Georgia
A 30-foot sailboat is disabled and pushed against the north jetty rocks in St. Mary’s Inlet, Georgia, Sunday. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued eight people and a dog from the water Sunday after their sailing vessel hit the north jetty in St. Mary’s Inlet, Georgia. The survivors were transported to Dee Dee Boat Ramp in Fernandina Beach, Florida where...