Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel near Marathon

Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel near Marathon
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew and a good Samaritan assisted three people in the water, Tuesday, after their vessel capsized near Marathon. The aircrew hoisted two people from the water and the good Samaritan rescued the remaining person at approximately 3:30 p.m. The hoisted people were...

Coast Guard, AMVER vessel medevac 2 Germans off Puerto Rico

Coast Guard, AMVER vessel medevac 2 Germans off Puerto Rico
Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter file photo. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew medevaced a German couple, Monday, from the Automated Mutual-Assistance Vessel Rescue System 967-foot Malta-flagged tanker ship, BW Lilac, approximately 110 miles north of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. The Jayhawk aircrew transported the man and woman, reportedly...

Coast Guard rescues a man from capsized vessel 135 miles east of Daytona Beach

Coast Guard rescues a man from capsized vessel 135 miles east of Daytona Beach
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew rescued a 65-year-old man, Saturday, from a capsized 38-foot sailing vessel 135 miles east of Daytona Beach. The Jayhawk helicopter crew safely hoisted the man and transported him to Daytona International Airport with lacerations and a broken arm to awaiting...

Coast Guard rescues two boaters near Cape Hatteras, N.C.

Coast Guard rescues two boaters near Cape Hatteras, N.C.
A Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew rescued two boaters from their sailing vessel approximately 172 miles east of Cape Hatteras, N.C., Nov. 2, 2020. CAPE HATTERAS, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters from their 52-foot sailing vessel approximately 172 miles east of Cape Hatteras, Monday afternoon. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard’s 5th District Command...

Coast Guard assists vessel 25 miles west of Hernando Beach, Florida

Coast Guard assists vessel 25 miles west of Hernando Beach, Florida
Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules aircraft file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 25 miles west of Hernando Beach, Florida, Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater HC-130 Hercules aircraft aircrew dropped a life raft to three people sitting on the hull of the capsized 26-foot Seafox and hailed vessels nearby for assistance. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard coordinates joint-agency rescue of 5 people from seaplane 460 miles off NC

Coast Guard coordinates joint-agency rescue of 5 people from seaplane 460 miles off NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard coordinated the rescue of five persons from a seaplane, which had to make an emergency landing, approximately 460 miles east southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, Saturday. The seaplane left Elizabeth City, North Carolina, early Saturday morning and was forced to make the emergency landing after striking an object during take-off, which damaged the aircraft’s...

Coast Guard rescues injured man from sailing vessel

Coast Guard rescues injured man from sailing vessel
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued an injured man from his sailing vessel 15 nautical miles southeast of Sabine Pass, Texas, Saturday. Watchstanders from the Eighth Coast Guard District received a notification of an SOS alert at 7:29 a.m. from the International Emergency Response Coordination...

Coast Guard, partner agencies assist injured man from sailing vessel south of Lopez Island, Wash.

Coast Guard, partner agencies assist injured man from sailing vessel south of Lopez Island, Wash.
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) SEATTLE — Coast Guard, locals and emergency response personnel assisted an injured man aboard a 35-foot sailing vessel off Lopez Island, Thursday. Responders aboard the Sentinel, 38-foot public safety boat from the San Juan Island County Sheriff’s Department, transported the 58-year-old...

Coast Guard rescues 4 boaters after boat capsizes near Mendocino

Coast Guard rescues 4 boaters after boat capsizes near Mendocino
FORT BRAGG, Calif. — The Coast Guard rescued four people Tuesday after their inflatable boat capsized off Stillwell Point, south of Mendocino. At approximately 10:30 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay personnel were notified by the International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) that a 16-foot gray inflatable boat capsized, leaving four people in distress a quarter mile offshore. The...