Coast Guard rescue boat, helicopter crew team up to rescue fisherman off Monomoy Island, Mass.

Coast Guard rescue boat, helicopter crew team up to rescue fisherman off Monomoy Island, Mass.
BOSTON — Coast Guard Station Chatham and Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod crews teamed up to rescue a fisherman Tuesday four miles east of Monomoy Island. A crewmember aboard the fishing boat Godzilla III sent a radio hail for help to watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England. The crewmember reported a man aboard was experiencing chest pain and in need of immediate medical attention. A...

Coast Guard recovers body of missing fisherman off Nantucket

Coast Guard recovers body of missing fisherman off Nantucket
BOSTON — Coast Guard rescue crews located and recovered the body of a missing fisherman from the 42-foot boat No Regrets Monday  near Nantucket. The search lasted nearly 4 hours and included a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew and 29-foot rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station Brant Point, a 42-foot rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station Chatham, a Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod HC-144 Ocean...

Coast Guard to unveil historic lifeboat in Chatham, MA

Coast Guard to unveil historic lifeboat in Chatham, MA
A Coast Guard 44 footer underway in heavy weather. U.S. Coast Guard photo BOSTON — A ceremony unveiling a historic lifeboat as a new static display in Chatham is scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday at Coast Guard Station Chatham. The new static display commemorates the first production 44-foot Motor Lifeboat purchased by the Coast Guard and commissioned in Chatham in 1963. Previously, this small boat was...

Off-duty Station Chatham Coast Guardsman rescues six mariners near Greenport, N.Y.

Off-duty Station Chatham Coast Guardsman rescues six mariners near Greenport, N.Y.
NEW YORK – An off-duty Coast Guardsman assigned to Coast Guard Station Chatham in Chatham, Mass., responded to six distressed mariners in the water near Jones Inlet, N.Y., today. the Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound Command Center was notified at approximately 5:20 p.m., via VHF Channel 16, that a 38-foot pleasure craft was tipped over with the motor still running and six mariners in the...

Coast Guard Station Chatham rescues owner and fishing boat in Chatham, Massachusetts

Coast Guard Station Chatham rescues owner and fishing boat in Chatham, Massachusetts
BOSTON — The Coast Guard rescued a fisherman after being caught in the surf on the Chatham Bar in Chatham, Massachusetts, Wednesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeast New England received a notification from a good Samaritan the 40-foot fishing vessel Never Enough was stuck in waves and needed assistance. Coast Guard Station Chatham rescue crews with two 42-foot fast response boats arrived...

Coast Guard saves distressed kayaker in Chatham Harbor

Coast Guard saves distressed kayaker in Chatham Harbor
BOSTON — A Coast Guard Station Chatham rescue crew saved a kayaker Friday in Chatham Harbor, Massachusetts, after his kayak overturned. Station Chatham was notified at about 6:45 p.m., from a nearby witness that two kayakers were in distress in Chatham Harbor. A Station Chatham 42-foot near shore lifeboat crew immediately diverted to the area and was on scene within 15 minutes. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard and local first responders assist grounded vessel near Harwich, Mass

BOSTON — Rescue crews from Coast Guard Station Chatham, pollution responders from Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England, and local fire and police assisted a 37-foot fishing vessel that ran aground in Wychmere Harbor, near Harwich, Mass., 11:45 p.m. Friday. Watchstanders at Sector Southeastern New England received a call from another fishing vessel stating that a boat named “fair warning”...

Coast Guard rescue crews, Chatham Harbor Master, searching for missing fisherman near Great Round Shoal, Mass.

Coast Guard rescue crews, Chatham Harbor Master, searching for missing fisherman near Great Round Shoal, Mass.
BOSTON — A fisherman who fell overboard near Great Round Shoal, Mass., is being searched for by Coast Guard rescue crews and the Chatham Harbor Master, Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England received notification via VHF radio that a 51-year-old man, a crewmember aboard the 27-foot fishing boat, had not been seen for 20 minutes. Coast Guard Station Chatham launched...

Coast Guard ends search for missing kitesurfer after being found safe

Coast Guard ends search for missing kitesurfer after being found safe
BOSTON — The Coast Guard ended its search kitesurfer after he was found safe, on Red River Beach, in Harwich, Mass., Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England in Woods Hole, Mass., received a call at approximately 3:45 p.m. Friday, from the Harwich Police Department reporting that a blue kiteboard with the wording “Techno 283” and an orange sail with the...