8 people safe after fishing vessel sinks north of Hawaii

8 people safe after fishing vessel sinks north of Hawaii
Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point C-130 Hercules aircraft file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Tara Molle HONOLULU — Eight men are safe after their 61-foot fishing vessel Princess Hawaii sank over 400 miles northeast of the Big Island, Sunday. The crew of the 73-foot fishing vessel Commander successfully rescued all eight people from a life raft at approximately 10:54 p.m. The Commander is scheduled...

Coast Guard locates 8 people in life raft over 400 miles north of Hawaii

Coast Guard locates 8 people in life raft over 400 miles north of Hawaii
File photo of an HC-130 from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point HONOLULU — An HC-130 Hercules aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point located a life raft with eight people aboard from the fishing vessel Princess Hawaii over 400 miles north of the Big Island, Sunday evening. The commercial fishing vessel Commander is en route to pick up the crew. The Princess Hawaii reportedly had a...

Coast Guard assists disabled fishing vessel near Point Conception

MORRO BAY, Calif. — The Coast Guard assisted a disabled fishing vessel early Saturday that was reported to be adrift five miles west of Point Conception.