Coast Guard suspends search for missing mariners in the Republic of Marshall Islands

USCG File PhotoHONOLULU – The Coast Guard suspended search and rescue operations at 8:15 a.m. Friday, for the missing mariners who left Arno Atoll about 3 p.m. Nov. 25, but failed to arrive at Majuro. “Suspending any search without positive outcome is the most difficult decision as district commander has to make,” said Rear. Adm. Charles W. Ray, the 14th Coast Guard District’s Commander. “I’d...

Navy aircrew finds capsized vessel during search for missing mariners in Republic of the Marshall Islands

USCG File Photo - Air Station Barbers PointHONOLULU — A Navy C-130 aircrew from the Condors of Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VR) 64 based out of Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, found the capsized vessel of four missing mariners 12 miles southeast of Arno Atoll, Monday. The Coast Guard, Navy and search crews from the Republic of Marshall Islands continue to search...