Coast Guard repatriates 33 Cubans to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 33 Cubans to Cuba
Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr.’s crew repatriated 33 people to Cuba following three interdictions due to safety of life at sea concerns. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr.’s crew repatriated 33 people to Cuba, Thursday, following three interdictions due to safety of life at sea concerns. An Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry air crew alerted...

Coast Guard rescues 4 boaters adrift for three days

Coast Guard rescues 4 boaters adrift for three days
Coast Guard and British Virgin Islands authorities rescued four men Jan. 11, 2022 from a disabled vessel that was adrift for three days near the British Virgin Islands. (U.S. Coast Guard photo). SAINT THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands — Coast Guard crews and British Virgin Islands authorities Tuesday rescued four men from a disabled vessel that was adrift for three days near the British Virgin Islands. Rescued...

Coast Guard repatriates 119 Cubans to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 119 Cubans to Cuba
A good Samaritan rescued and reported to Sector Key West watchstanders of a vessel, Jan. 1, 2021, approximately 25 miles west of Boot Key. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutters Margaret Norvell and Raymond Evans crews repatriated 119 people to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Monday, due to safety of life at sea concerns. These repatriations are a result of 12 separate migrant interdictions...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 19 from water off Islamorada

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 19 from water off Islamorada
Motor tanker Methoni and their life boat approximately 33 miles southeast of Alligator Reef Lighthouse near Islamorada, Florida, Dec. 31, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ensign Alex Hughes) MIAMI — The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued 19 Cubans, Friday, approximately 33 miles southeast of Alligator Reef Lighthouse near Islamorada, Florida. All 19 people were rescued by the motor tanker Methoni...

Coast Guard repatriates 30 Cubans to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 30 Cubans to Cuba
A Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations boat crew and Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s small boat crew stop a vessel, Dec. 9, 2021, approximately 40 miles south of Key West, Florida. Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evan’s crew repatriated 30 people to Cuba Dec. 14 following four interdictions due to safety of life at sea concerns. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing snorkeler just off Puerto Rico

Coast Guard suspends search for missing snorkeler just off Puerto Rico
Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Tezanos file photo SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard suspended a four-day search for a missing snorkeler Saturday evening, pending further developments, in waters extending from Vieques to the main island of Puerto Rico. Still missing is Joanna Rebis, 38, from Chicago, Illinois; last seen at 1p.m. Wednesday on the “Punta Arenas” shoreline in Vieques, Puerto Rico. “Unfortunately...

Coast Guard detains smuggler; repatriates 51 Cubans to Cuba

Coast Guard detains smuggler; repatriates 51 Cubans to Cuba
A Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations flight crew spotted a suspicious vessel with twin outboard engines approximately 20 miles west of Anguilla Cay, Bahamas, Dec. 5, 2021. (Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton’s crew repatriated 51 people to Cuba Wednesday following four interdictions due to safety of life...

Coast Guard rescues mariner 63 miles south of Marsh Island, La.

Coast Guard rescues mariner 63 miles south of Marsh Island, La.
A Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter rescues mariner from sailing vessel taking on water Dec. 6, 2021 near Grand Isle, Louisiana. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station New Orleans) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued a mariner from a sailing vessel taking on water Monday 63 miles south of Marsh Island, Louisiana. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector New Orleans...

Coast Guard suspends search for man 90 miles offshore Galveston

Coast Guard suspends search for man 90 miles offshore Galveston
A Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi HC-144B Ocean Sentry aircraft. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. j.g. Jessica Wright. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a missing fisherman 90 miles offshore Galveston, Texas, Monday. The Coast Guard searched approximately 3,087 square miles for over 25 search hours. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification...