Bird strike forces emergency landing by Coast Guard aircrew

Bird strike forces emergency landing by Coast Guard aircrew
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter, while on routine flight, made an emergency landing at approximately 10:30 a.m. Thursday on the beach near the southern side of Key Biscayne due to possible damage caused by a bird strike. The aircrew consists of two pilots, a flight mechanic, and a rescue swimmer....

Coast Guard responds to civilian aircraft emergency landing near Florida Everglades

Coast Guard responds to civilian aircraft emergency landing near Florida Everglades
MIAMI — Two people are safe after their single engine Cessna 172 aircraft made an emergency landing on a remote road west of Coral Springs, Florida early Friday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Miami was diverted at 7:20a.m. to the investigate a reported aircraft in distress.  The Coast Guard helicopter was notified by Miami air traffic controllers who reported a private...

Coast Guard aircrew makes precautionary emergency landing

Coast Guard aircrew makes precautionary emergency landing
An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, sits on the fairway at Richmond County Country Club in Staten Island, N.Y., Aug. 2, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) NEW YORK — A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City made a precautionary emergency landing Sunday. The helicopter was experiencing mechanical issues when the four-person crew made the...

Coast Guard helicopter makes emergency landing near Arcata Bay

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – A Coast Guard helicopter from Air Station Humboldt Bay safely completed an emergency landing in a parking lot near Arcata Bay this afternoon following an electrical malfunction. The aircrew launched one of their MH-65 dolphin helicopters to conduct hoist training at 12:45 p.m. and within 10 minutes noticed a significant amount of smoke in the cabin. The  aircrew,...

Coast Guard helicopter makes precautionary landing

BOSTON – A Coast Guard Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Cape Cod, Mass., made a precautionary landing at a Little League baseball field in Middleborough, Mass., this morning.