Coast Guard rescues three 77 miles southeast of Savannah

Coast Guard rescues three 77 miles southeast of Savannah
U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Savannah crew pose with 3 people they rescued from a sailing vessel taking on water 77 miles southeast of Savannah, Georgia, Nov. 14, 2022.(U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) CHARLESTON, S.C.— A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew rescued three people, Monday, after their sailing vessel began taking on water 77 miles southeast of Savannah,...

Coast Guard assists vessel 51 miles south of Pascagoula, MS.

Coast Guard assists vessel 51 miles south of Pascagoula, MS.
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter landing in New Orleans, Louisiana. (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class James Hague) NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard assisted a vessel taking on water 51 miles south of Pascagoula, Mississippi, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard District Eight received an emergency position indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) at approximately...

Coast Guard arrests boater near Venice, LA for shooting at helicopter

Coast Guard arrests boater near Venice, LA for shooting at helicopter
NEW ORLEANS — Coast Guard Investigative Service arrested a boater near Venice, Louisiana, Friday who allegedly fired a weapon at a Coast Guard rescue helicopter. Coast Guard Eighth District watchstanders initially received a distress signal early Thursday morning from an activated emergency position indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) belonging to a 40-foot sailing vessel approximately 75 miles south...

Search and rescue partners respond to false activation of EPIRB on Saipan

Search and rescue partners respond to false activation of EPIRB on Saipan
A U.S. Navy MH-60S Knighthawk helicopter crew use a handheld Direction Finder on Saipan to home in on an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon signal on Sept. 6, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Senior Chief Petty Officer Brian Koji). SANTA RITA, Guam — Multiple local, federal, and maritime partners responded to an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon, or EPIRB, activating Saipan on...

Coast Guard assists three 30 miles off Matagorda, Texas

Coast Guard assists three 30 miles off Matagorda, Texas
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted three people aboard a vessel taking on water offshore Matagorda, Texas, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received an emergency position indicating radio beacon alert at 12:10 p.m. originating from a position 30 miles off the Matagorda Jetty. An airborne Coast...

Coast Guard rescues man 69 miles east of Smyrna Beach

Coast Guard rescues man 69 miles east of Smyrna Beach
The Coast Guard Cutter SkipJack crew rescued a 60-year-old man, Friday, after his sail vessel capsized and sank 69 miles east of Smyrna Beach, Florida. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued a 60-year-old man, Friday, after his sail vessel capsized and sank 69 miles east of Smyrna Beach, Florida. Rescued was: Steven Hicks. The Coast Guard Cutter SkipJack crew rescued the man from a life raft...

Coast Guard rescues 2 off The Bahamas

Coast Guard rescues 2 off The Bahamas
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bernard Webber file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. MIAMI — U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C. Webber’s crew rescued two people aboard the 110-foot motor vessel, Supplier One, Sunday, after it started taking on water 35 miles off Great Inagua, The Bahamas. The people were reported in good health and transferred to officials in Matthew Town. A Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues 2 from sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island

Coast Guard rescues 2 from sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew rescues two boaters from a disabled 34-foot sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island, Louisiana, May 22, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Air Station Houston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters Sunday from a disabled sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island, Louisiana. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command...

Coast Guard rescues 3 mariners east of Pamlico Sound

Coast Guard rescues 3 mariners east of Pamlico Sound
An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City. (U.S. Coast Guard file photo) HATTERAS, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued three mariners who activated their emergency beacons when their 27-foot sailing vessel lost propulsion 35 miles east of Pamlico Sound Tuesday morning. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard District Five command center received a report shortly after 7...