Coast Guard suspends search for missing Carnival Victory crewmember

Coast Guard suspends search for missing Carnival Victory crewmember
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended its search Sunday for a missing Carnival Victory crewmember who reportedly went overboard 30 miles northwest of Cuba. After searching approximately 2,600 square nautical miles for over 45 hours, officials were unable to locate the crewmember. “We’ve been in contact with the crewmember’s family throughout our search...

Coast Guard searching for Carnival Victory crewmember 30 miles northwest of Cuba

Coast Guard searching for Carnival Victory crewmember 30 miles northwest of Cuba
Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry file photo by Aux. Michael Dubin MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a 37-year-old man who fell overboard from the cruise ship Carnival Victory approximately 30 miles northwest of Cuba Thursday. Coast Guard 7th District watchstanders received a report from the Carnival Victory that a crewmember fell overboard. Watchstanders launched a Coast Guard Air Station Miami...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Carnival Victory east of Port Canaveral

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Carnival Victory east of Port Canaveral
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced a man Thursday who was experiencing appendix pain 1 mile east of Port Canaveral. A 45-foot Response Boat — Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral medevaced the 33-year-old man from the cruise ship Carnival Victory. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watchstanders were notified Thursday of a vessel crewmember experiencing...

Coast Guard medevacs 88-year-old man from cruise ship Carnival Victory northwest of Cuba

Coast Guard medevacs 88-year-old man from cruise ship Carnival Victory northwest of Cuba
MIAMI — An 88-year-old man was medevaced by a Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from the cruise ship Carnival Victory northwest of Cuba Sunday. Rescued was Herman Steidel Lebron, 88, from Puerto Rico. Watchstanders at Coast Guard 7th District command center received the report from the Victory stating Lebron suffered internal injuries during the cruise. After consulting...

Coast Guard rescues man adrift for three days aboard capsized catamaran

San Juan, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews rescued a man adrift for three days aboard a capsized catamaran Monday, approximately five nautical miles off the northern coast of Loiza, Puerto Rico. The rescued man reportedly was transiting Friday from Culebra Island to Fajardo, Puerto Rico, when his catamaran capsized shortly after departing Culebra Island. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector...