Coast Guard searching for four overdue boaters near Biloxi

Coast Guard searching for four overdue boaters near Biloxi
Coast Guard Aviation Training Center Mobile HC-144 Ocean Sentry file photo by Petty Officer Thomas Blue NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is searching for four overdue boaters in the vicinity of Biloxi Bay near Biloxi, Mississippi, Tuesday. The missing boaters are 42-year-old female Victoria Elizabeth Farr, 37-year-old male Richard Allen, 12-year-old female Piper Nicole Farr, and 11-year-old male Chase...

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters near Pascagoula, Mississippi

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters near Pascagoula, Mississippi
Coast Guard Station Pascagoula rescues distressed boaters Jan. 30, 2023, near Pascagoula, Mississippi.  (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo by Coast Guard Station Pascagoula) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued three boaters Monday after their vessel began taking on water near Pascagoula, Mississippi. Eighth Coast Guard District watchstanders received a distress alert at 8:11 a.m. Monday from an...

Coast Guard rescues 2 near the Chandeleur Islands

Coast Guard rescues 2 near the Chandeleur Islands
Coast Guard  45-Foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer Patrick D. Kelley NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters Saturday after their vessel began taking on water near the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a notification at 8:13 a.m. Saturday via Channel 16 of a 20-foot recreational fishing vessel taking on water after their...

Coast Guard rescues crewmember 40 miles offshore Destin

Coast Guard rescues crewmember 40 miles offshore Destin
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Stephen Lehmann. NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued a 39-year-old male crewmember approximately 40 miles offshore Destin, Florida, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a distress call over VHF-FM channel 16 at 11:15 a.m. from the crew aboard the motor vessel No Pressure stating a crewmember was suffering...

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water offshore Dauphin Island

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water offshore Dauphin Island
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter landing in New Orleans, Louisiana. (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class James Hague) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard assisted a vessel taking on water approximately 30 miles southeast of Dauphin Island, Alabama, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a call at approximately 5 p.m. via VHF marine radio...

Coast Guard rescues 8 boaters offshore Fort Morgan, Alabama

Coast Guard rescues 8 boaters offshore Fort Morgan, Alabama
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-60 Jayhawk aircrew pose for a photo with eight boaters they rescued near Fort Morgan, Alabama, Saturday November 12, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued eight boaters from a vessel taking on water approximately 19 miles south of Fort Morgan, Alabama, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a mayday call over...

Coast Guard medevacs worker near Dauphin Island, Alabama

Coast Guard medevacs worker near Dauphin Island, Alabama
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a 58 year-old-male Wednesday from an oil rig 14 miles south of Dauphin Island, Alabama. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a call at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday from an oil rig requesting a medevac for a 58-year-old male who was suffering from chest pain. Sector...

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters offshore Dauphin Island, Alabama

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters offshore Dauphin Island, Alabama
Coast Guard Station Panama City 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo. NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued three boaters from a stranded vessel approximately 50 miles south of Dauphin Island, Alabama, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a call at 5:22 p.m. from a concerned family member of three boaters, two adults and one minor, aboard a 28-foot recreational vessel who were...

Coast Guard medevacs boater near Dauphin Island, Alabama

Coast Guard medevacs boater near Dauphin Island, Alabama
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Stephen Lehmann. NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a boater Monday from a recreational vessel near Dauphin Island, Alabama. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a call at 8:22 a.m. via 911 dispatch of a 38-year-old male aboard a 14-foot recreation vessel reportedly experiencing severe abdomen pain. Sector...