Coast Guard, partner agencies suspend search for missing diver off Daytona Beach

Coast Guard, partner agencies suspend search for missing diver off Daytona Beach
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard has suspended the search Monday for Jim Evans, a 50-year-old male diver, who went missing Friday approximately 30 miles east of Daytona Beach. The Coast Guard and partners searched approximately 5, 297 square miles for 100 search hours. At 11:57 a.m. Friday, a 28-foot center console dive vessel notified Coast...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver off Mayport

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver off Mayport
Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Dickinson JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended the search, Tuesday, for Timothy Obi, a 37-year-old male diver who went missing Saturday approximately 46 miles east of Mayport. Diving equipment matching the description of Obi was located by a diver Tuesday at approximately 1 p.m. about 250...

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for missing diver off Mayport

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for missing diver off Mayport
Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Coast Guard search crews are looking for Timothy Obi, a 37-year-old male diver who went missing Saturday approximately 46 miles east of Mayport. Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Marine Unit and Jacksonville Fire department officers are conducting side-scan sonar scans of the seafloor. Florida Fish and Wildlife officers are searching...

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...