Coast Guard medevacs mariner from tanker 11 miles off Galveston

Coast Guard medevacs mariner from tanker 11 miles off Galveston
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Dustin R. Williams HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a crew member from a tanker vessel approximately 11 miles off Galveston, Texas, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a call at approximately 9 a.m. from the tanker vessel Coral Furcata stating a 48-year-old male crew...

Coast Guard medevacs 2 mariners from tanker 10 miles off Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs 2 mariners from tanker 10 miles off Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat–Medium file photo. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station Houston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced two crew members from a tanker vessel approximately 10 miles off Galveston, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a call at approximately 9:25 a.m. from the anchored tanker vessel Monterey stating...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 6 after vessel sinks near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 6 after vessel sinks near Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 29-foot Response Boat-Small boat crew transports mariners back to shore after their vessel sank offshore Galveston, Texas, June 7, 2021. (courtesy photo) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued six boaters from the water after their vessel sank Monday near the Galveston Causeway in Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Station Galveston watchstanders received...

Coast Guard searches for 2 boaters near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard searches for 2 boaters near Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick HOUSTON — The Coast Guard, along with partner agencies, are searching for two missing boaters after their vessel sank just west of the Galveston Causeway near Galveston, Texas, Friday evening. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified at approximately 6:30 p.m. by the Galveston...

Coast Guard searches for missing child in the water near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard searches for missing child in the water near Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Dustin R. Williams HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing seven-year-old male near the Galveston Seawall near 37th St. and Seawall Boulevard in Galveston, Texas. The child was last seen wearing black shorts. At approximately 8:09 p.m., Tuesday, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders...

Coast Guard welcomes Brazilian navy to Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard welcomes Brazilian navy to Galveston, Texas
Sector Houston-Galveston Capt. Keith Donohue, Brazilian Navy Capt. Carlos Considera and personnel with the Brazilian Navy Training Ship Brazil and Station Galveston pose for a photo at Pier 21 in Galveston, Texas, Nov. 19, 2020. The personnel were given a tour of the base and afloat assets. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Paige Hause) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard welcomed the crew...

Coast Guard assists fishing vessel taking on water off Galveston

Coast Guard assists fishing vessel taking on water off Galveston
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Dustin R. Williams HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted a sailing vessel that began taking on water with one person aboard approximately 35 miles off the coast of Galveston, Texas, Monday. At approximately 11 a.m., a vessel operator contacted Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders to report their vessel was...

Coast Guard rescues 6 people and 3 dogs from grounded vessels near Rollover Pass

Coast Guard rescues 6 people and 3 dogs from grounded vessels near Rollover Pass
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat – Medium boat crew rescues four adults, two infants and three dogs from grounded vessels near Rollover Pass in Gilchrist, Texas, Oct. 9, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station Houston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued six people after their vessels became aground in the Intracoastal Waterway north of Rollover Pass in Gilchrist,...

Coast Guard responds to vessel fire in Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard responds to vessel fire in Galveston, Texas
The Coast Guard Cutter Daniel Tarr respondes to a vessel fire with three people aboard near the Houston Ship Channel entrance Oct. 3, 2020, in Galveston, Texas. The Daniel Tarr crew arrived on scene and began extinguishing the fire alongside the Erin T, an offshore supply vessel and a good Samaritan safely removed the passengers from the vessel. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard...