Coast Guard continues to monitor Titan response on Columbia River

Coast Guard continues to monitor Titan response on Columbia River
WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard is continuing to work with the owner of the fishing vessel Titan in the ongoing salvage efforts of the vessel. The fishing vessel remains in a sensitive area near the navigation channels of the Columbia River, and crews are working to ensure the partially submerged vessel does not drift and impact the waterway. “This is a dynamic situation with the vessel actively...

Coast Guard rescues 5 fishermen, responds to fuel spill on Columbia River

Coast Guard rescues 5 fishermen, responds to fuel spill on Columbia River
WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued five fishermen from the 78-foot fishing vessel Titan after it grounded and began to take on water off of the A-jetty on the north side of the Columbia River near Ilwaco, Washington, Friday. A Coast Guard Station Cape Disappointment 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew responded to the situation, safely removed the fisherman after dewatering efforts failed and took...

Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba crew assists fishing vessel in distress

Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba crew assists fishing vessel in distress
BOSTON — Rescue crews from the Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba, a 270-foot Medium Endurance Cutter homeported in Boston assisted a fishing vessel in distress approximately 72 nautical miles east of Portsmouth, N.H., March 15, 2013. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England received notification via VHF radio that the 65-foot fishing vessel Titan was having hydraulic problems and could...

Coast Guard crews coordinate rescue for distressed mariners

PORTLAND, Maine – U.S. Coast Guard rescue crews, Scarborough Marine Patrol and good samaritans successfully worked together to rescue three mariners near Biddeford Pool, Maine, Jan. 3, 2010. Coast Guard Sector Northern New England watchstanders received a distress call via VHF Channel 16 marine broadcast radio at approximately 1:40 p.m. from the Misty Dawn II, a 42-foot commercial fishing vessel,...