Coast Guard Cutter Tern tows vessel with 3 people aboard to safety

Coast Guard Cutter Tern tows vessel with 3 people aboard to safety
Coast Guard Cutter Tern file photo by Petty Officer Kevin J. Neff SAN FRANCISCO – Coast Guard Cutter Tern crewmembers towed a demasted sailing vessel with three people aboard to San Francisco Thursday, May 25th. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received the initial distress call from the sailing vessel Namaste at approximately 7:45 a.m., Wednesday, reporting that their vessel became...

Coast Guard to hold Water Safety Fair in Sausalito

Coast Guard to hold Water Safety Fair in Sausalito
SAN FRANCISCO — Coast Guard Station Golden Gate and the Coast Guard Auxiliary are scheduled to hold a free, public Water Safety Fair at Station Golden Gate at 10 a.m., Saturday. The event, which kicks off National Safe Boating Week, will give the public the opportunity to meet local first responders and learn about boating safety through demonstrations and discussions. The event will include displays,...

Coast Guard responds after storms in San Francisco bay area

Coast Guard responds after storms in San Francisco bay area
Three 60-foot deck barges were adrift, causing an allision with the 3rd Street Bridge at McCovey Cove leading to Mission Creek. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard responded to multiple maritime-related operations after recent storms crossed the San Francisco Bay Area earlier this week left multiple vessels, docks, and barges adrift, causing navigational safety issues...

Coast Guard medevacs individual 23 miles off the coast of San Francisco

Coast Guard medevacs individual 23 miles off the coast of San Francisco
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 63-year-old male off the fishing vessel New Huck Finn approximately 23 miles southwest of Point Reyes, Friday. Crewmembers from the fishing vessel New Huck Finn contacted Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders around 10:15 a.m., reporting a crew member...

Coast Guard rescues 7 near Muir Beach

Coast Guard rescues 7 near Muir Beach
Coast Guard members from Coast Guard Station Golden Gate dewater a 28-foot boat during a search and rescue case approximately five miles West of Muir Beach, California, Nov. 11, 2022.   (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN FRANCISCO —The Coast Guard rescued seven people Friday from their disabled boat approximately five miles West of Muir Beach. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a...

Coast Guard to hold Water Safety Fair in Sausalito

Coast Guard to hold Water Safety Fair in Sausalito
Coast Guard Station Golden Gate lifeboat crews conduct surf training in Sausalito, Calif. (Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart) SAN FRANCISCO — Coast Guard Station Golden Gate and the Coast Guard Auxiliary are scheduled to hold a free, public Water Safety Fair at Station Golden Gate at 10 a.m., Saturday. The event, which kicks off National Safe Boating Week, will give the...

Coast Guard rescues 2 people from disabled sailboat near Daly City

Coast Guard rescues 2 people from disabled sailboat near Daly City
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued two people Sunday evening after their sailboat became disabled approximately two miles west of Daly City. TowBoat U.S. notified Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders around 5:55 p.m. Sunday of a 37-foot sailboat with two people aboard, drifting into the surf near Daly...

Coast Guard, partner agencies salvage sailboat after Thursday rescue

Coast Guard, partner agencies salvage sailboat after Thursday rescue
The Coast Guard and partner agencies respond to a disabled 30-foot sailing vessel with pollution concerns near Rockaway Beach, California, August 20, 2021. (U. S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard and partner agencies are salvaging a disabled sailboat Friday after rescuing a man from the boat approximately a half mile west of Rockaway Beach Thursday. Coast Guard Sector San...

Coast Guard rescues woman near China Beach

Coast Guard rescues woman near China Beach
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO —The Coast Guard rescued a woman near China Beach Tuesday morning. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a report from the San Francisco Police Department stating that a woman was reported missing near Deadman’s Point. Watchstanders directed the launch of a Coast Guard Air Station...