Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel south of Montauk

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel south of Montauk
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo NEW YORK — Coast Guard crews medevaced a 25-year old man from a fishing vessel 80-miles southeast of Montauk, New York, early Tuesday morning. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center received notification...

Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound commander temporarily relieved of duty

Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound commander temporarily relieved of duty
BOSTON — Capt. Andrew Tucci was temporarily removed from command of Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound, in New Haven, Connecticut, Monday, by Rear Adm. Steven Poulin, First Coast Guard District commander due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Poulin appointed Cmdr. Kevin Reed, deputy...

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel off coast of Montauk, N.Y.

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel off coast of Montauk, N.Y.
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo NEW YORK – A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a 51-year-old man, early Thursday morning from a fishing vessel approximately 45-miles south of Montauk. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center received notification at approximately 2:00 a.m., on VHF-FM channel 16...

Coast Guard ice breaking cutters make progress on the Connecticut River

Coast Guard ice breaking cutters make progress on the Connecticut River
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bollard, a 65-foot Small Harbor Tug, transits on the ice-covered Connecticut River near Essex, Connecticut, Jan. 18, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Frank Iannazzo-Simmons) NEW YORK — Coast Guard cutters continue to steadily break ice jams in the Connecticut River to prevent flooding and help the broken ice drift down river and out to Long Island...

Coast Guard rescues 3 people in distress from Moriches Inlet

Coast Guard rescues 3 people in distress from Moriches Inlet
A disabled 14-foot boat is put into a tow by a commercial salvage company near Moriches, New York, November 3, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Geiser) NEW YORK — Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station East Moriches rescued three people in distress near Moriches Inlet, New York, Friday. At approximately 10:50 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island...

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard vessel taking on water near Pine Island, Conn.

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard vessel taking on water near Pine Island, Conn.
The Coast Guard assisted three people after their vessel starting taking on water near Pine Island, Connecticut, Friday, Oct. 20, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Peter Beaulieu) NEW YORK — The Coast Guard assisted three people after their vessel starting taking on water near Pine Island, Conn., Friday afternoon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command...

Coast Guard, local agency assist 3 aboard vessel taking on water near Moriches Inlet, N.Y.

Coast Guard, local agency assist 3 aboard vessel taking on water near Moriches Inlet, N.Y.
Coast Guard and Suffolk County Police rescue crews assisted three people aboard a vessel taking on water near Moriches Inlet in Long Island, Wednesday evening.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Station Moriches) NEW YORK — Coast Guard and Suffolk County Police rescue crews assisted three people aboard a vessel taking on water near Moriches Inlet in Long Island, Wednesday evening. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from a cruise ship Crystal Serenity 50-miles off of Montauk, N.Y.

Coast Guard medevacs woman from a cruise ship Crystal Serenity 50-miles off of Montauk, N.Y.
US Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo NEW YORK — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 65-year-old woman from the cruise ship Crystal Serenity approximately 50-miles southeast of Montauk, New York, Sunday. At approximately 1 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound received a report from the cruise ship Crystal Serenity of a passenger suffering with severe stomach...

Coast Guard to Install Radio-Activated Sound Signals in Connecticut and Long Island

Coast Guard to Install Radio-Activated Sound Signals in Connecticut and Long Island
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound will be replacing traditional sound signals (foghorns) with marine radio-activated sound signals at eight different locations across Connecticut and three locations on Long Island. Mariners that require the use of sound signals during periods of reduced visibility will be able to activate them on demand by momentarily turning their VHF-FM radio...