Coast Guard suspends search for missing mariner near Chuuk Atoll

Coast Guard suspends search for missing mariner near Chuuk Atoll
SANTA RITA, Guam —The Coast Guard suspended the search for a missing crewman reported overdue on a skiff near the Chuuk Atoll, Sunday. Crews from the Coast Guard as well as well as the Navy conducted an extensive search of the area, covering 6,214 square miles for approximately 128 hours before suspending efforts. Involved in the search were an HC-130 Hercules airplane crew from Coast Guard Air...

Search continues for missing person after three others are rescued in Eastern Pacific

Search continues for missing person after three others are rescued in Eastern Pacific
SANTA RITA, Guam — The Coast Guard and commercial mariners rescued three people who were reported overdue on a skiff near the Chuuk Atoll, Thursday. The motor vessel Nord Venus located the three male survivors approximately 23 miles north of Chuuk. An HC-130 Hercules airplane crew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point, Oahu, is searching for the fourth crewman. A Navy P-8 airplane crew from...

Man and boy located adrift after being swept out to sea in South Pacific

Man and boy located adrift after being swept out to sea in South Pacific
APRA HARBOR, Guam — A man and a young boy are safe after their 14-foot skiff was swept out to sea near an atoll in the South Pacific Sunday. At 9:41 a.m. Monday, watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Guam Command Center received a report from Pan-Pacific Education and Communication Experiments by Satellite of a skiff that had been swept out to sea due to high tide and poor weather near Namoluk...

Coast Guard and U.S. Navy search for missing mariner near Pingelap

GUAM—A U.S. Coast Guard aircrew from Air Station Barbers Point continues to search for a missing mariner last seen Saturday near the island of Pingelap in the Federated States of Micronesia.

Coast Guard aircrew from Honolulu launches to search, rescue in Guam

HONOLULU —A U.S. Coast Guard aircrew from Air Station Barbers Point launched an HC-130 Hercules aircraft to assist in a search for a mariner that went missing near Pingelap, in the Federated States of Micronesia, Saturday.

Search for missing Chuuk boys in Federated States of Micronesia waters to continue

HAGATNA, Guam — U.S. Coast Guard crews aboard a C-130 long range search aircraft will continue to scour a small area of ocean approximately 270 nautical miles west of Chuuk in the Federated States of Micronesia for two young boys missing for nearly seven days.