Coast Guard rescues two fishermen, assists two additional vessels

Coast Guard rescues two fishermen, assists two additional vessels
A Coast Guard Station Humboldt Bay 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew tows the Jumpin’ Jack to Humboldt Bay, California, Feb. 15, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. — The Coast Guard rescued two fishermen aboard a 38-foot commercial fishing vessel approximately three miles west of Mendocino, Wednesday evening, and assisted two additional commercial fishing vessels near McKinleyville...

Coast Guard aircrews fly more than 200 miles to medevac man from Seabird

KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced the 61-year-old master of the 167-foot Seattle-based fishing vessel Seabird 253 miles southeast of Kodiak in the Gulf of Alaska Monday afternoon. The Coast Guard received the initial notification from a doctor with George Washington University Maritime Medical Access at 8:40 a.m. stating the vessel’s master...