Coast Guard releases report on 2009 failed landing gear incident

Coast Guard releases report on 2009 failed landing gear incident
WASHINGTON — A loss of situational awareness, poor flight discipline and planning, and failure to control the aircraft’s flight path were identified as contributing factors to the collapse of nose landing gear on a Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi, Texas-based HU-25 Guardian aircraft performing touch and go landings at Eagle County Regional Airport in Vail, Colo., Nov. 17, 2009, according...

Coast Guard rescue crews medevac man 200 miles east of Cape Cod

Coast Guard rescue crews medevac man 200 miles east of Cape Cod
BOSTON — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a man approximately 200 miles east of Cape Cod, Mass., Monday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard First District received a report at approximately 5:30 a.m. Monday from the seismic research vessel WG Cook of a 58-year-old male suffering from chest pains. A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, Mass., MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and an HU-25 Guardian aircraft...