Coast Guard rescues kayaker near Dauphin Island, Alabama

Coast Guard rescues kayaker near Dauphin Island, Alabama
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat–Small file photo. NEW ORLEANS —The Coast Guard rescued a kayaker Monday near Dauphin Island, Alabama. Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a call at approximately 2:16 p.m. from a kayaker who had reported that his vessel had overturned due to the current sea state, and that he was able to swim to shore. The kayaker additionally stated that he had gone out with another...

Coast Guard assists in search for boater near Dauphin Island

Coast Guard assists in search for boater near Dauphin Island
USCG MH-65 File Photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard assisted in the search and rescue of a boater Saturday evening near Dauphin Island, Alabama. The Alabama Department of Marine Resources located and rescued the 54 year-old-male clinging to a channel marker in a hypothermic condition after his 24-foot fishing boat was found aground with the throttle engaged and no one aboard. Coast Guard Sector Mobile...

Coast Guard rescues 7 boaters, dog from vessel fire near Gulfport

Coast Guard rescues 7 boaters, dog from vessel fire near Gulfport
Coast Guard Aviation Training Center Mobile HC-144 Ocean Sentry file photo by Petty Officer Thomas Blue NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued seven boaters and a dog from a vessel fire near Gulfport, Mississippi, Saturday morning. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a mayday call over marine radio at 9:26 a.m. of a 45-foot Hatteras on fire with seven people and a dog aboard. A Coast...

Coast Guard repatriates 48 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 48 people to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of a migrant vessel about 45 miles south of Key West, Florida, May 17, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 48 Cubans to Cuba, Thursday, following five interdictions off the Florida Keys. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry law enforcement...

Coast Guard transfers 19 people to the Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers 19 people to the Bahamas
Coast Guard Cutter William Flores file photo MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter William Flores’ crew transferred 19 Cubans to Bahamian authorities, Monday, after being rescued in the Bahamas. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry air crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders, May 9, of migrants stranded on Anguilla Cay, Bahamas. The air crew deployed a radio, food and water. There were...

Coast Guard repatriates 86 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 86 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry law enforcement air crew alerted Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel about 10 miles south of Key West, Florida, May 7, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 86 Cubans to Cuba, Friday, following seven interdictions off the Florida Keys. Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous’...

Coast Guard repatriates 61 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 61 people to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter William Flores file photo MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter William Flores repatriated 61 Cubans to Cuba, Monday, following seven interdictions off the Florida Keys. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry law enforcement aircrew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of a rustic vessel, Wednesday, at approximately 4:45 p.m., about 55 miles south of Key West. A...

Coast Guard repatriates 49 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 49 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Station Marathon law enforcement crew stops a rustic vessel approximately south of Long Key, Florida at about 10:45 a.m., May 1, 2022.  (U.S Coast Guard photo by Air Station Miami) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter William Flores’ crew repatriated 49 Cubans to Cuba, Wednesday, following four interdictions off the Florida Keys. A good Samaritan notified Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs passenger from cruise ship southeast of Galveston

Coast Guard medevacs passenger from cruise ship southeast of Galveston
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew medevacs a 68-year-old man from a cuise ship approximately 160 miles southeast of Galveston, Texas, April 25, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Air Station Houston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a passenger Monday from a cruise ship approximately 160 miles southeast of Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...