Coast Guard suspends search for two missing Guam fishermen

USCG file Photo GUAM — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for two fishermen reported missing near First Beach, Ipan, Talofofo, Guam Tuesday. The Coast Guard notified the family members and officially suspended its active searches for Joseph Castro, 25, and Evan Paulino, 26 at 6 p.m. pending any further developments. Coast Guard Rescue Coordination Center Guam watchstanders coordinated...

Coast Guard and Navy coordinate to rescue diver

An MH-60 Helicopter from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25HONOLULU – Search and rescue coordinators from Coast Guard Sector Guam partnered with crewmembers from the Navy Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron-25 to save a missing diver off the eastern coast of Rota, near Alaguan Bay, Guam, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Guam received a call Thursday from the Saipan Emergency Management Office concerning a...

Coast Guard suspends search for man swept from beach in Saipan

HAGATNA, Guam — The Coast Guard suspended their search Friday evening for an individual who was swept off-shore Wednesday afternoon near Tank Beach, Saipan. Search and rescue coordinators at Coast Guard Sector Guam received a distress call at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday informing them of a 24 year-old male who was swept off shore by a wave. Search and rescue coordinators contacted Navy Helicopter Sea Combat...

Guam-based buoy tender returns home after multi-mission patrol through the Pacific

APRA HARBOR, Guam — Just before midnight, Tuesday, Nov. 3, the U.S. Coast Guard buoy tender Sequoia and its crew of 51 returned to home port in Apra Harbor, Guam, after a successful two-and-a-half month deployment.

Coast Guard cutter rescues three adrift for more than 20 hours off Guam

HAGATNA, Guam — The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Assateague rescued three men, Saturday, March 7, from an 18-foot vessel that had been disabled and adrift for more than 20 hours.