Cape Cod Coast Guard crew rescues four south of Montauk, N.Y.

USCG file photoPOINT JUDITH, R.I. — A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew successfully rescued four mariners from the sinking fishing vessel Johanna Lenore, 40 nautical miles south of Montauk, N.Y., Jan. 18, 2011. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound watch standers contacted the fishing vessel captain after overhearing a radio distress call at approximately 3 p.m. The vessel...

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters from aground sailing vessel near Bahamas

USCG file photoMIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters from a sailing vessel that ran aground near Sale Cay, Bahamas, Monday evening. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet, Fla., received notification at 5:54 p.m. from a good Samaritan stating there were two people aboard a 46-foot sailing vessel named Counts Quarters that ran aground near Sale Cay, Bahamas. Search-and-rescue...

One person found, crews end Piscataqua River search

USCG file photoKITTERY, Maine — A Maine Marine Patrol crew found an adult male on Gerrish Island, Maine, during a search in the Piscataqua River, Sat., Nov. 6, 2010. The 65-year old man was found unresponsive on the northeast tip of the island during the crew’s shoreline search. An HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod transported him to Pease International Airport...

Coast Guard medevacs 22-year-old man from cruise ship

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a cruise ship in the Gulf of Mexico approximately 230 miles south of Southwest Pass, La., Friday, at approximately 5 p.m. Watchstanders at the Eighth Coast Guard District command center received a report at approximately 8 a.m., that a 22-year-old man aboard the Carnival Cruise ship, Triumph, was in need of medical evacuation after ingesting 12...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing person near Clearwater Pass

CLEARWATER, Fla. – The Coast Guard suspended its active search at approximately 5:30 p.m., for a missing person near Marker 4 in the vicinity of Clearwater Pass, Fla., Sunday.