Coast Guard, Sarasota Fire Rescue, rescue man 5 miles west of Sarasota

Coast Guard, Sarasota Fire Rescue, rescue man 5 miles west of Sarasota
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard and Sarasota Fire Rescue rescued a man whose boat capsized Wednesday approximately 5 miles west of Sarasota. Rescued was Jay Connelly, 55, from Sarasota. Sarasota Fire Rescue located the man and transported him to shore. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The...

Coast Guard searching for overdue helicopter off Molokai

Coast Guard searching for overdue helicopter off Molokai
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is searching for an overdue helicopter with two persons aboard near the south side of Molokai, Wednesday. Multiple Coast Guard air and surface crews and a Maui Fire Department aircrew are currently searching in the area. Crews currently engaged in the search are: googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); HC-130 Hercules airplane...

Coast Guard medevacs ailing woman from cruise ship Star Princess near Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs ailing woman from cruise ship Star Princess near Juneau, Alaska
KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced an ailing 79-year-old woman from the 951-foot cruise ship Star Princess near Glacier Bay, Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew safely hoisted the woman and transported her to awaiting medical personnel in Juneau. Watchstanders at the 17th District command center in Juneau received a request for assistance from a paramedic...

Coast Guard rescues man from capsized catamaran – video

HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued a man who was thrown from a catamaran when it capsized in the Bayport ship channel near LaPorte, May 10, 2009.

Coast Guard Coordinates Search for Missing Cessna 172

HONOLULU — The U.S. Coast Guard continued today to coordinate a multi-agency search for a missing Cessna 172 on the Big Island. Three people were aboard the sightseeing plane, last seen near Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. The plane was reported missing to the U.S. Coast Guard by the FAA at 3:15 p.m. Tuesday. Coast Guard air crews aboard an HH-65 Dolphin helicopter and C-130 search plane were...

Coast Guard helicopter crew recovers fisherman that fell from cliff

ASTORIA, Ore. – A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Air Station Astoria, Ore., attempted to rescue a fisherman who fell from a cliff into the surf today near Ilwaco, Wash. At 09:35 a.m., the Pacific County 911 Center contacted the Coast Guard to report that a man had fallen into the water near the North Head Lighthouse. The HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew was launched at 09:40 a.m. to search for...

Coast Guard flies helicopter from Washington to Hawaii

OAK HARBOR, Wash. – Coast Guardsman of Coast Guard Air Station (CGAS) Port Angeles, load an HH-65C Dolphin helicopter into a C-130 Hercules for transit to Hawaii on Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, May 20. This is the last HH-65C CGAS Port Angeles Search and Rescue is transferring to CGAS Barbers Point in Hawaii as they upgrade to the MH-65 helicopter. Navy Photo by NAS Whidby Island Deputy...