Coast Guard Cutter Dependable crewmember medevaced near Cape May, N.J.

CAPE MAY, N.J. – The Coast Guard medevaced a 23-year-old man Saturday from the Coast Guard Cutter Dependable seven miles off the coast of Cape May, N.J.

Coast Guard cutter crew returns home from patrol

CAPE MAY, N.J. – The Coast Guard Cutter Dependable and its crew is scheduled to return Sunday to Cape May following a monthlong Florida Straits patrol between Cuba and the Florida Keys, Fla., and three weeks at Naval Station Mayport, Fla., to conduct annual training.

Coast Guard repatriates 39 Cuban migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kodiak Island repatriated 39 Cuban migrants, from three separate interdictions at sea within the past four days, to Bahia de CabaƱas, Cuba, Sunday.

Cutter Dependable returns after 52 day counter-drug patrol

CAPE MAY, N.J. – On October 31 the Coast Guard Cutter Dependable and its crew will return to homeport and waiting family members after conducting a 52 day counter-drug patrol near the Windward Islands in the Caribbean Sea.

Coast Guard Cutter Dependable to return home from 51-day deployment

CAPE MAY, N.J. – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Dependable is scheduled to return to their homeport here Tuesday following a 51-day North Atlantic patrol in support of search and rescue, law enforcement, living marine resources enforcement and homeland security operations. After leaving their homeport June 7, the crew of the cutter was diverted to respond to a report of a deceased whale 150...

Disabled fishing boat safely moored in South Portland

BOSTON (D1 Publc Affairs) – A 44-foot fishing boat carrying four people that was previously disabled and adrift about 60 miles southeast of Cape Elizabeth, Maine, is now safely moored in South Portland, Maine. The 210-foot Coast Guard Cutter Dependable, from Cape May, N.J., towed the Maria and Dorothy to the entrance of Portland Harbor. There, the tow was passed to a boat from Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard crew rescues 4 near Maine

ATLANTIC OCEAN- The Coast Guard rescued four fishermen today aboard a disabled boat 60 miles off the coast of Maine. The Coast Guard received a call just after midnight from a crewmember aboard the Maria and Dorothy reporting engine problems. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Dependable, arrived on scene and is towing the boat and its crew to Portland. The crew of Maria and Dorothy are homeported...

Coast Guard cutter towing disabled fishing boat

BOSTON (D1 Public Affairs) – A Coast Guard cutter is towing a Portland, Maine, fishing vessel with four people aboard that became disabled and adrift about 60 miles southeast of Cape Elizabeth, Maine, around 12 a.m., Sunday. The Coast Guard Cutter Dependable, from Cape May, N.J., is currently towing the 44-foot vessel, Maria and Dorothy, and is planning to pass the tow to a boat from Coast Guard...

Coast Guard helps NOAA investigate dead whale found off Cape Cod

BOSTON – The Coast Guard is assisting the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in investigating a whale carcass discovered Tuesday morning 140 miles east of Cape Cod, Mass. At the request of NOAA officials, the Coast Guard Cutter Dependable, a 210-foot medium endurance cutter homeported in Cape May, N.J., was directed to the location. The cutter launched two small boat crews who collected...