Coast Guard halts illegal passenger vessel operation near Star Island, Florida

Coast Guard halts illegal passenger vessel operation near Star Island, Florida
The 45-foot boat Fantasy Island operates near Star Island, Florida, July 18, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with 14 people aboard, Saturday, who were operating illegal as a small passenger vessel under the control of a credentialed mariner in the vicinity of Star Island. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 33-foot...

Coast Guard halts 2 illegal charter operations in Miami

Coast Guard halts 2 illegal charter operations in Miami
The Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew takes a photograph Saturday, October 13, 2019, after terminating the voyage of a 42-foot meridian pleasure craft with 14 passengers aboard near Mulroy Channel.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard continued its crackdown on illegal charter vessels this weekend. On Saturday, the Coast Guard terminated the voyage of...

Coast Guard cites passenger vessel for operating illegally, terminates voyage

Coast Guard cites passenger vessel for operating illegally, terminates voyage
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a 37-foot catamaran in the Long Beach area, citing it for operating illegally. The vessel operated with 10 passengers aboard Saturday, and again with 12 passengers aboard Sunday, near Island Chaffee and Island White off of Long Beach. A Coast Guard Station Los Angeles-Long Beach law enforcement team conducted the boarding of the vessel and identified...