Coast Guard medevacs 63-year-old man from fishing boat off San Clemente Island

Coast Guard medevacs 63-year-old man from fishing boat off San Clemente Island
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joel GuzmanSAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 63-year-old man, Wednesday, from a commercial fishing boat approximately 75 miles west of San Diego. Crewmembers aboard the 84-foot fishing boat Searcher, contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders at approximately...

Coast Guard cautions public, investigates illegal operations in San Diego

Coast Guard cautions public, investigates illegal operations in San Diego
Pictured is a Coast Guard Sector San Diego created poster featuring examination decals displayed by charter vessels. If a charter company takes more than six passengers out on federal waterways, the vessel should have a valid Coast Guard Certificate of Inspection posted in a visible location along with an inspection decal. Smaller passenger vessels carrying six or fewer passengers are not required...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 40 miles off San Diego coast

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 40 miles off San Diego coast
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joel Guzman SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 73-year-old man from the cruise ship Carnival Inspiration approximately 40 miles west of San Diego, Tuesday. Carnival Inspiration crew contacted Coast Guard watchstanders at approximately 11:30 a.m. requesting assistance for a passenger who was experiencing...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 160 miles off San Diego

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 160 miles off San Diego
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Henry G. Dunphy SAN DIEGO – The Coast Guard medevaced a 28-year-old woman from the cruise ship Grand Princess approximately 160 miles west of San Diego, Tuesday. The Grand Princess crew contacted Coast Guard watchstanders at approximately 9:30 a.m. requesting assistance for a passenger who was experiencing complications...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship 225 miles off San Diego

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship 225 miles off San Diego
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joel Guzman SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 68-year-old woman from the cruise ship Viking Sun approximately 225 miles south of San Diego, Wednesday. The crew of the Viking Sun contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders at approximately 8:20 a.m. requesting assistance...

Coast Guard Sector San Diego to host open house Sunday

Coast Guard Sector San Diego to host open house Sunday
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joel Guzman SAN DIEGO — Coast Guard Sector San Diego crew members are scheduled to host the unit’s open house Sunday. As a part of San Diego’s Fleet Week, the Coast Guard invites the public to stop by from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to learn about Coast Guard operations in San Diego. Visitors will be able to tour...

Coast Guard medevacs 91-year-old man from fishing boat off Point Loma

Coast Guard medevacs 91-year-old man from fishing boat off Point Loma
Kris Vanleeuwan (left), a San Diego Fire-Rescue Department Special Tactics and Rescue (STAR) Team paramedic, assists a 91-year-old man aboard a Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter off the coast of San Diego Sept. 19, 2019.  (Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Patrick Kelley.) SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 91-year-old man from a commercial fishing boat approximately...

Coast Guard cautions public against illegal charters, investigates in San Diego

Coast Guard cautions public against illegal charters, investigates in San Diego
SAN DIEGO — As the Labor Day weekend approaches, the Coast Guard is reminding the public that unlicensed vessel charters are both illegal and potentially unsafe. Coast Guard Sector San Diego investigators work with local law enforcement to identify and terminate unlicensed and illegal charter boat operations along California’s southern coast in the interest of passenger safety. “Without proper...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 45 miles off San Diego

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 45 miles off San Diego
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joel Guzman SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 58-year-old man from the cruise ship Carnival Imagination approximately 45 miles northwest of San Diego, Monday. The crew of the Carnival Imagination contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders at approximately 6:30...