Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship 87 miles off New Orleans

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship 87 miles off New Orleans
A Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew arrives on scene with the cruise ship Carnival Glory Oct 9, 2021 for a medevac. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a passenger from a cruise ship Saturday approximately 87 miles Southwest of New Orleans. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call at approximately 9:30 p.m....

Coast Guard suspends search for person near Main Pass, LA

Coast Guard suspends search for person near Main Pass, LA
USCG MH-65 File Photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a person in the water near Main Pass, Louisiana. Rescue crews searched more than 3,949 square miles for a combined search time of approximately 105 hours. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call from a good Samaritan at approximately 3 p.m. Wednesday reporting an unmanned red and yellow 25-foot...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water near Main Pass, LA

Coast Guard searching for person in the water near Main Pass, LA
U.S. Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft – Law Enforcement File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water Thursday near Main Pass, Louisiana. Rescue crews are searching for a 48-year-old, 5-foot-10 Caucasian male last seen wearing a white shirt. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call from a good Samaritan at approximately 3 p.m....

Coast Guard suspends search near Southwest Pass, La.

Coast Guard suspends search near Southwest Pass, La.
USCG MH-65 File Photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a person in the water near Southwest Pass, Louisiana. Rescue crews searched more than 4,600 square miles for a combined search time of 80 hours. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call at 1:30 p.m. Thursday from the fishing vessel Master Wayne crew reporting a crewmember reportedly fell overboard. Rescue...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water near Southwest Pass

Coast Guard searching for person in the water near Southwest Pass
Coast Guard Cutter Amberjack File Photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water Friday near Southwest Pass, Louisiana. Rescue crews are searching for a 6-foot-4 white male last seen wearing a blue shirt and gray backpack. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call from the fishing vessel Master Wayne crew at 1:30 p.m., Thursday reporting a crewmember...

Coast Guard continues to support Hurricane Ida recovery efforts

Coast Guard continues to support Hurricane Ida recovery efforts
Chief Petty Officer Tariq Hill, division group supervisor for salvage for the Hurricane Ida Morgan City, Louisiana Incident Command Post, plans salvage operations in Port Fourchon, Louisiana, Sept. 14, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Vincent Moreno) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard continues to respond to impacts to the waterways and assess the environmental threats across Southeast...

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from cruise ship 80 miles off Grand Isle, Louisiana

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from cruise ship 80 miles off Grand Isle, Louisiana
A Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans aircrew medevacs crew member from cruise ship 80 miles south of Grand Isle, Louisiana, Sep. 13, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember Monday from a cruise ship 80 miles south of Grand Isle, Louisiana. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 1:02 p.m. from Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Lake Pontchartrain, La.

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Lake Pontchartrain, La.
A Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans aircrew medevaced a mariner, from  the disabled 23-foot sailing vessel, Pierce, Sep. 12, 2021 and  safely transferred him back to the air station. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued a mariner Sunday from a sailing vessel near Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report...

Coast Guard continues to support Hurricane Ida recovery efforts

Coast Guard continues to support Hurricane Ida recovery efforts
Coast Guard response crews assesses fishing boats lodged against a destroyed structure and sunken fishing vessels in the bayou Sept. 6, 2021, following Hurricane Ida in Southeast Louisiana. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard continued its assessment of damage and environmental threats across Southeast Louisiana Monday, post Hurricane Ida. Coast Guard crews from across the nation,...