Coast Guard seeks participants in Safety Assessment on Corpus Christi Bay

Coast Guard seeks participants in Safety Assessment on Corpus Christi Bay
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is soliciting for members of the public to participate in a Corpus Christi Bay Ports and Waterways Safety Assessment workshop in September. A PAWSA is a longstanding and proven process for formal public study that the Coast Guard has sponsored and led over 50 times nationwide since 1999. It’s a joint effort involving waterway users, stakeholders, and agencies to focus...

Coast Guard rescues 2 in Corpus Christi Bay

Coast Guard rescues 2 in Corpus Christi Bay
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas β€” Coast Guard crews searched and located a man after he entered the water Sunday afternoon in Corpus Christi Bay, Texas, and drifted away from his sailboat and girlfriend, who could not fully control the boat to retrieve him. At approximately 4 p.m., Coast Guard Station Port Aransas received a phone call from a woman saying her boyfriend had jumped off of their sailboat to...

Coast Guard rescues 46-year-old man in Corpus Christi Bay

Coast Guard rescues 46-year-old man in Corpus Christi Bay
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas β€” The Coast Guard rescued a 46-year old man after his sailboat overturned in Corpus Christi Bay, Wednesday. At approximately 11 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi watchstanders received a report from Naval Air Station Corpus Christi that a T-34 training aircraft spotted an overturned sailing vessel. Sector watchstanders diverted a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter, which located...