Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters, dog near Pensacola, Fl.

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters, dog near Pensacola, Fl.
The Coast Guard rescued three individuals and a dog from an aground sailing vessel Tuesday near Ft. McRee at Pensacola Pass, FL. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued three boaters and a dog from an aground sailing vessel Monday near Fort McRee in Pensacola Pass, Florida. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a call from 911 dispatch at approximately 11...

Coast Guard medevacs fishing vessel passenger near Pensacola

Coast Guard medevacs fishing vessel passenger near Pensacola
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony L. Soto.NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured 19-year-old commercial fishing vessel passenger Sunday approximately 8 miles south of Pensacola, Florida. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a call on VHF-FM channel 16 at 12:17 p.m. from a 24-foot commercial fishing vessel reporting a passenger...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing person near Fort Pickens

Coast Guard suspends search for missing person near Fort Pickens
USCG MH-65 File Photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard suspended its search at 6:38 p.m. Tuesday for a missing 63-year-old man near Fort Pickens, Florida. Rescue crews searched more than 1,426 square nautical miles for a combined search time of approximately 29.5 hours. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a call at approximately 11 a.m. Monday reporting a vessel was found with the throttle...

Coast Guard searching for missing person near Fort Pickens, Florida

Coast Guard searching for missing person near Fort Pickens, Florida
Empty vessel found grounded near Fort Pickens, Florida. NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing 63-year-old male Monday, near Fort Pickens, Florida. Missing is John Hayden, who was last reported leaving Orange Beach, Alabama, Sunday at 5 p.m. and was due to return at midnight. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a call at approximately 11 a.m. Monday reporting a vessel...

Coast Guard medevacs boater near Pensacola, Florida

Coast Guard medevacs boater near Pensacola, Florida
Coast Guard 25-foot Response Boat-Small File Photo NEW ORLEANS–The Coast Guard medevaced an injured boater Saturday near Pensacola Bay, Florida. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Pensacola received a call at approximately 2 p.m. from a 911 operator relaying a man had been struck by a propeller near Pensacola Bay, Florida. Watchstanders coordinated with local emergency medical services personnel...

Coast Guard rescues 5 boaters 44 miles off the coast of Pensacola, Florida

Coast Guard rescues 5 boaters 44 miles off the coast of Pensacola, Florida
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued five boaters Friday approximately 44 miles off the coast of Pensacola, Florida. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a report at 2:08 p.m. of a disabled 38-foot vessel taking on water with five people onboard preparing to abandon ship. A Coast Guard Station Pensacola boat crew arrived on-scene and safely recovered all five boaters. The boaters...

Coast Guard rescues 6 people from vessel taking on water near Pensacola Bay

Coast Guard rescues 6 people from vessel taking on water near Pensacola Bay
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Christopher Dougherty NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued six people from a 20-foot pleasure craft taking on water Tuesday approximately 3 miles northwest of Pensacola Bay in Pensacola, Fla. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a report at 5:45 p.m. of a 20-foot pleasure craft, Blue Water, taking on water...

Coast Guard medevacs man from Navy ship off Gulf Coast

Coast Guard medevacs man from Navy ship off Gulf Coast
Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Dustin R. WilliamsNEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a man Friday off a U.S. Navy supply vessel off the West Florida Coast. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report around 3 a.m. Friday from the Navy offshore supply ship, NAWC-38, stating a 33-year-old male passenger was reportedly having hallucinations...

Coast Guard rescues overdue mariner near Dauphin Island, Alabama

Coast Guard rescues overdue mariner near Dauphin Island, Alabama
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued a man on an overdue personal watercraft near Dauphin Island, Alabama, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report from Baldwin County 911 at approximately 8:50 p.m. that the father of the reporting party had taken a personal watercraft from Fort Morgan toward Dauphin...