Coast Guard rescues 4 from disabled sail boat

Coast Guard rescues 4 from disabled sail boat
Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued three adults and a 15-year-old from a sinking sailing vessel Thursday approximately 98 miles from Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. The 41-foot sailboat Rojodan crew contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina at approximately 6 p.m. Wednesday, stating that they had lost the use of both...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from capsized boat near Winyah Bay

Coast Guard rescues 3 from capsized boat near Winyah Bay
A U.S. Coast Guard Station Georgetown boat crew transfer three men they rescued from a capsized boat at the entrance of Winyah Bay, South Carolina, Nov. 27, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard Photo courtesy of Station Georgetown) CHARLESTON, S.C. — A Coast Guard Station Georgetown boat crew rescued three men, Sunday, after their 38-foot boat capsized near the entrance of Winyah Bay. A Coast Guard Sector North...

Update: Coast Guard rescues crew of sinking fishing vessel

Update: Coast Guard rescues crew of sinking fishing vessel
The Coast Guard rescued two people who jumped from a sinking commercial fishing vessel Thursday approximately five miles from Engelhard, North Carolina, in the Pamlico Sound Nov. 17, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued two people who jumped from a sinking commercial fishing vessel Thursday approximately five miles from Engelhard, North Carolina, in the Pamlico...

Coast Guard rescues crew of sinking fishing vessel

Coast Guard rescues crew of sinking fishing vessel
Coast Guard Station Hatteras Inlet 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo. PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued two people from a sinking commercial fishing vessel Thursday approximately five miles from Engelhard, North Carolina, in the Pamlico Sound. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received notification at approximately 2 a.m. from the 35-foot fishing vessel, Heathers Breeze,...

Coast Guard rescues crew of disabled sailing vessel participating in rally

Coast Guard rescues crew of disabled sailing vessel participating in rally
The Coast Guard rescues two people from a disabled sail boat Tuesday approximately 218 miles east of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina Nov. 15, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard Photo) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued two people from a disabled sail boat Tuesday approximately 218 miles east of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received notification at...

Coast Guard rescues 3 after boat capsizes near Elizabeth City

Coast Guard rescues 3 after boat capsizes near Elizabeth City
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-SMALL II file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jon-Paul Rios. ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued three boaters after their boat capsized in the Pasquotank River Sunday night. Watchstanders at the Sector North Carolina Command Center were notified that a boat capsized near Whitehall Shores, leaving three boaters stranded in the water. Two of the boaters...

Coast Guard searching for missing boater in Pamlico Sound

Coast Guard searching for missing boater in Pamlico Sound
Coast Guard Station Hobucken 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard is searching Pamlico Sound for a missing boater Wednesday after he did not return to shore as expected Tuesday evening. The missing boater has been identified as 38-year-old John Hess, from Buxton. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina command center received notification of the...

Coast Guard establishes new waterway in Hatteras Inlet

Coast Guard establishes new waterway in Hatteras Inlet
WILMINGTON, N.C. — A new navigational channel, the Hatteras Connector, has been established in Hatteras Inlet by Coast Guard Sector North Carolina allowing unimpeded vessel traffic offshore. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers dredge, Merritt, finished a two-week dredging project in Hatteras Inlet on May 6 to create the new waterway. On March 22, 2022 the Coast Guard issued a safety notice to mariners...

Coast Guard suspends search for passengers of downed aircraft

Coast Guard suspends search for passengers of downed aircraft
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – The Coast Guard suspended the search for the passengers of a downed aircraft approximately 4 miles east of Drum Inlet, North Carolina Tuesday afternoon. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina command center received a report at 2:13 p.m. Sunday, of a possible downed aircraft from an air traffic controller at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point informing that...