Coast Guard repatriates 82 Cubans to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 82 Cubans to Cuba
A Coast Guard small boat interdicts a migrant vessel off Key West, June 3, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo’s crew repatriated 82 Cubans to Cuba, Tuesday, following eight interdictions south of the Florida Keys. A Station Islamorada law enforcement team launched at approximately 11 a.m., May 30, after a good Samaritan reported seeing three people on a...

Coast Guard suspends search for 10 missing Cuban migrants near Key West

Coast Guard suspends search for 10 missing Cuban migrants near Key West
Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Mark Barney MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended the search for 10 missing Cuban migrants approximately 16 miles south of Key West, Saturday, at 8 p.m., pending the development of new information. Coast Guard, Navy, Air Force, Customs and Border Protection and Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission air and surface asset personnel...

Coast Guard continues search for 10 people in the water near Key West

Coast Guard continues search for 10 people in the water near Key West
Coast Guard Cutter Resolute small boat crew rescues 8 people from the water approximately 18 miles southwest of Key West, Florida, May 27,2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard along with partner agencies are continuing the search, Friday, for 10 people missing in the water about 16 miles south of Key West. Coast Guard, Navy and Customs and Border Protection aircraft and crews have...

Coast Guard searching for 10 people missing in the water near Key West

Coast Guard searching for 10 people missing in the water near Key West
Coast Guard Cutter Resolute File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a reported 10 people missing in the water, about 16 miles south of Key West after eight people were rescued and two people were recovered deceased. The Resolute crew rescued eight people, and a Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat—Medium crew recovered two people deceased. The deceased were transferred ashore. The...

Coast Guard repatriates 8 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 8 migrants to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Mark Barney MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Kathleen Moore crew repatriated eight Cubans to Cuba, Thursday, after they were interdicted off Islamorada’s coast. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew spotted and notified Coast Guard Station Key West watchstanders of a green rustic raft with eight people...

Coast Guard repatriates 22 migrants from 2 interdictions to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 22 migrants from 2 interdictions to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter William Trump crew repatriated 22 Cuban migrants to Cuba, Friday, from two interdictions. In the first interdiction, a Coast Guard Station Key West small boat crew and Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine surface asset located a migrant vessel, Saturday, after CBP AMO’s maritime patrol aircraft reported two personal...

Coast Guard repatriates 14 migrants to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 14 migrants to Cuba
Coast Guard crews took 14 migrants off a rustic vessel, April 10, 2021, due to safety of life at sea concerns off Key West, Florida.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans’ crew repatriated 14 Cuban migrants to Cuba Tuesday. A good Samaritan reported the rustic vessel with 14 people aboard to Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders Saturday approximately 35 miles...

Coast Guard rescues 2 aboard disabled sailing vessel northwest of Marathon

Coast Guard rescues 2 aboard disabled sailing vessel northwest of Marathon
A Coast Guard Station Key West crewmember prepares to throw a towline to the disabled sailing vessel, Mystic, approximately 60 miles northwest of Marathon, Florida, March 21, 2021. Coast Guard air and sea units responded to a personal locator beacon alert from the vessel and towed it to safety. (Coast Guard Photo)KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued two people aboard a disabled sailing vessel...

Coast Guard oversees diesel spill clean-up near Marquesas after yacht fire

Coast Guard oversees diesel spill clean-up near Marquesas after yacht fire
The wreckage of the 100-foot yacht, La Dolce Vita, sinks near Marquesas, Florida, Mar. 17, 2021. (Coast Guard Photo) KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard is currently overseeing diesel spill clean-up operations after the 100-foot vessel, La Dolce Vita, caught fire Tuesday near Marquesas. The vessel captain radioed Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders reporting the fire on Ch. 16. All six people...